Photography Courses

Summer 2014


Fall 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-D | 10/08/14-10/29/14 | 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-C | 09/08/14-10/06/14 | 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-D | 10/20/14-11/17/14 | 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-D | 10/07/14-11/04/14 | 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-E | 11/05/14-12/03/14 | S. Schaefer | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Black & White Photography

Taking black and white photographs is an intriguing form of photography. There are many subjects that just have to be photographed in black and white. This course will introduce you to this fascinating form of photography. You will be introduced to film, lens, techniques and how to look for those black and white photos. Prerequisite: Basic photography knowledge or equivalent. Equipment necessary for class: digital, with SLR (single lens reflex).

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

ANE-283-E | 11/11/14-12/02/14 | S. Schaefer | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register