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Digital Media

Through demonstrations and hands-on work, our digital photography classes provide students with the opportunity to master camera operation and explore the art of picture-taking at the introductory and intermediate level. Our courses provide instruction that students can take with them beyond the classroom and apply towards future photographic endeavors.

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current digital media courses

Sunday, April 19, 2015 at 10:00 AM

This hands-on digital media workshop covers topics such as obtaining a good exposure; making exposure adjustments on an image; controlling color and tone as files are captured; understanding resolution, picture quality, and file formats such as JPEG and RAW; transferring files to the computer; and organizing files with a browser.

Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 10:00 AM

Learning to use an SLR or mirrorless camera is not complicated. During this hands-on class, explore various features and how to control them; learn file information; observe shooting mode demonstrations; and then end the day with a photography shooting session on the National Mall.