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COCC Community Learning photography classes teach you the basics, enhance your understanding of what your camera can do and challenge the avid photographer to new levels.
Are you new to digital photography? Gain an understanding of what makes a good picture and how to take one regardless of the type of camera you use. This class is intended for photographers who have cameras with automatic settings. Learn camera basics, lighting, key shooting techniques and
much more from a professional photographer. Bring your camera and user’s manual.
Robert Agli 9:00am-4:00 Sa 28457
HCC 230 Cost
Brent Bunch 9:00am-4:00 Sa 28317
PRI 111 Cost
Ralph Delamarter 9:00am-noon
6/6 to 6/8 Bend BEC 152 Cost $79
Enhance the impact of your images by understanding the elements of composition. Take your camera off "auto" to discover how controlling exposure, motion, depth of field and focus will get you the shot you truly want. This class is taught by a professional photographer and is
intended for those using cameras with adjustable shutter, aperture and other advanced controls. You will especially benefit if your camera uses interchangeable or auxiliary lenses. Bring your camera and manual.
Robert Agli 8:00am-noon Sa 28456
5/6 to 5/13 Bend
HCC 230 Cost
Discover composition elements that will help you create the "WOW" factor. Understand how to use your camera’s advanced controls and lenses as creative tools to modify detail, contrast, form and depth. Expand your knowledge of shutter speed, ISO and depth of field as compositional tools.
Learn how to use supplementary light sources such as reflectors and flash. See demonstrations of specialty tools and software that can help you move to the next level. Have your favorite images critiqued in a positive classroom environment. Bring your camera, lenses and manual. A camera capable of manual exposure controls
is required. Taught by professional photographer.
Robert Agli Bend HCC 230 28423
Your Landscape Photos Stand Out
Central Oregon has unbelievably beautiful areas to photograph. Bring your passion and discover how to capture the beauty of our region and create compelling images with your camera. Learn the fundamentals of composition and then practice your skills during a field trip on Saturday
(3/18). Prerequisite: Must have a good understanding of how to use your camera’s controls and manual features.
Abbott Schindler Bend HCC 190 28388
5/30 to 6/6 5:30pm-7:30
Fine Art Landscape
Learn the fundamental principles of fine
art landscape photography. Explore new techniques in Adobe Photoshop for
preparing digital files for print output, digital printing for gold leaf and
acrylic paint, and creating unique textures. Students will take a field trip to
capture photos to use in class. To be successful, you must know: basic camera
functions, manual exposure, and basic understanding of depth of field and
composition. This is an intermediate level course taught by a professional fine
Breezy Winters Bend BEC 156 28464
Sa Cost $129
Discover nature photography by creating a
strong, personal vision of the images you want to capture.
Develop new ways of seeing nature and the relation-
ships among natural subjects. See how acclaimed photographers have captured
natural images, and gain a deeper understanding of composition techniques and
how to apply them to your personal vision. Class includes a field trip on
Abbott Schindler Bend HCC 190 28387
6/9 5:00pm-8:00 F
Discover how to take incredible photos with
This class will teach you how to use the camera more effectively using basic
composition, image editing, and apps that add features and benefits. Taught by
a professional photographer.
Timothy Park 6:00pm-9:00 Tu 28432
CHLAB 301 Cost
Timothy Park 6:00pm-9:00 M 28431
CHLAB 301 Cost
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Photo Editing/Processing Classes
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