Introduction to Digital Photography (Expanded Offering!)

October 22 - December 3, 2019  Check for other dates
Tu from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM, 6 sessions
25 Sagamore Road Rm 113
Katherine Judd
$209  Fee Breakdown
Note: No class will be held during the week of November 25th.

If your class is scheduled to occur in the evenings after 5PM or if you arrive on a weekend before 10AM, please enter the facilities through our rear, handicap-accessible Studio Entrance across from the Parking Lot. The front entrance and offices lock at 5PM. As you enter through the Studio Entrance, please take a right if you are looking for the Ceramics Studio. Please take a left if you are looking for the Metals Studio or the Multimedia Studio. Please bring your camera and your camera manual if you have one. Please bring a new, unused memory card for your camera.

There are still openings remaining at this time.


Course Description

Learn the basic skills needed to get the most out of digital cameras in a friendly and nurturing environment. A perfect course for beginning students, as well as seasoned amateurs who would like to brush up on the basics. 35mm based single lens reflex (DSLR) cameras, as well as compact point and shoot cameras that can be manually operated are welcome. Beginning students will learn basic photographic principals such as the camera and its controls, how to use aperture and shutter speed together to gain a proper exposure, depth of field, white balance, tricky lighting situations, and how to get the right image. Later in the session student will be introduced to basic digital workflow and image cataloging from camera to computer, with an introduction to digital photography software. Students will provide their own camera and will be assigned a computer workstation accessible during class time. It is requested all students provide a new, unused memory card for their camera before interfacing with computers in the lab.Please note: Intermediate Digital Photography will be offered during the Winter I Session in January, 2020.

Fee Breakdown:
Student Fee: $204
Studio Fee: $5

Refund Policy

A refund is given upon request in writing at least two business days prior to first class meeting. No refunds or credits are given for student absences.

When course or workshop is cancelled by the WCC, a full refund will be issued. Email

The Worcester Center for Crafts generally follows the Worcester State University inclement weather policy relative to building closing and class cancellations, however there are times that evening classes, and weekend workshops differ from the Worcester State University weather policies. Click here for cancelations The Worcester Center for Crafts schedules make-up classes when possible for sequential classes.

Questions? Call us at 508.753.8183 X301

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