The course emphasizes field practice of street/travel style photography. Class time will be devoted to learning
technical aspects of the camera, compositional
ideas, and lighting techniques to capture this style
of photography. Field trips will visit the
downtown mall every week to concentrate on
different subjects and techniques.
Each class will have a lecture with a Q&A period. Lectures will include handouts and slide presentations. During the critique sessions, students will bring in images for discussion. The final class will be a presentation by each student culminating the previous weeks of shooting. This will be a fun and challenging class for Intermediate and Advanced level SLR students. You must know how to use the camera in the manual modes and basic computer skills for downloading, emailing and editing images.
Students will need the following equipment for this class:
You must know how to use the SLR camera in the manual modes (manual, aperture & shutter priority) or have taken Intermediate Photography for the SLR. Students should also know how to download and email images for critique/review sessions. Please contact instructor for questions on admission requirements. Maximum of 12 students due to time needed to critique images. All registration is through PVCC. Call 434-961-5354 or visit the PVCC website Return to PVCC Class Page