Photography Courses

Spring 2014


Nature and Wildlife Photograph

Are you interested in capturing the moment of a beautiful sunset, delicate flower, or wildlife in their natural habitat? This new course will focus on nature and wildlife photography. Class sessions will cover bird, macro, and outdoor photography as well as equipment including use of lenses, tri-pods, feeders, and bait to set up those great wildlife shots. Equipment necessary for class: single-reflex lens.

Fee: $55 Senior Adult Fee: $35 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-090-K | 05/07/14-05/28/14 | S. Schaefer | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Basic 35MM Photography

Learn the basics to improve your photography. Discuss the importance of the shutter, aperture, lenses, film, filters, flash, macro (close-up) techniques, and composition. Photographs will be projected at each session to explain the specific topic. Equipment necessary for class: digital camera (single-lens reflex helpful but not necessary).

Fee: $65 Senior Adult Fee: $35 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-103-K | 05/05/14-06/02/14 | S. Schaefer | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Basic 35MM Photography

Learn the basics to improve your photography. Discuss the importance of the shutter, aperture, lenses, film, filters, flash, macro (close-up) techniques, and composition. Photographs will be projected at each session to explain the specific topic. Equipment necessary for class: digital camera (single-lens reflex helpful but not necessary).

Fee: $65 Senior Adult Fee: $35 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-103-L | 06/09/14-07/07/14 | S. Schaefer | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Level II Photography

Take the next step beyond basic photography. Explore the advanced applications of lighting, lenses, filters and other photography equipment. You will also learn the photography techniques necessary to take special situation photographs such as weddings. Field trip will be discussed in class. Prerequisite: Basic photography or equivalent.

Fee: $65 Senior Adult Fee: $35 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-281-J | 04/01/14-04/29/14 | S. Schaefer | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Level II Photography

Take the next step beyond basic photography. Explore the advanced applications of lighting, lenses, filters and other photography equipment. You will also learn the photography techniques necessary to take special situation photographs such as weddings. Field trip will be discussed in class. Prerequisite: Basic photography or equivalent.

Fee: $65 Senior Adult Fee: $35 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-281-L | 06/10/14-07/08/14 | S. Schaefer | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Portrait Photography

This is the photography class you have been waiting for! If you enjoy taking pictures of your family and friends and would like to improve your skills, as well as explore the possibilities of taking professional and casual portraits, this is the class for you! We will discuss the importance of equipment, lighting, film, and composition. After gaining the essential knowledge you need to focus in on great portraits, you gain additional knowledge by taking portraits of subjects in class and in a local studio. Equipment necessary for class: camera or digital camera with single-lens reflex.

Fee: $55 Senior Adult Fee: $35 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-282-J | 04/02/14-04/23/14 | S. Schaefer | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Low Light Photography

This field study focuses on low light photography and taking photographs after dark. The course will cover time exposures, multiple imaging, flash painting, and other low light techniques. Equipment to bring to each class: SLR (single-lens reflex) or digital camera, wide-angle lenses, medium telephoto lenses, tripod, and a cable release or equivalent. Prerequisite: Basic photography or equivalent.

Fee: $55 Senior Adult Fee: $35 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-284-K | 05/06/14-05/27/14 | S. Schaefer | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Summer 2014