This certificate curriculum is intended to upgrade skills for currently employed individuals or to provide new skills for a change in job specialization. It provides basic black-and-white and color photography skills, and techniques in electronic photography and digital imaging as they apply to the modern business of professional photography.
Upon completion of this program a student will be able to:
Utilize current digital imaging technology for image capture and editing and advanced image output for both print and web applications to produce photographic images for use in commercial, fine art, or academic environments.
Utilize a wide variety of lighting applications for use in studio, architectural, fine art, and varied commercial environments.
Pursue academic research that involves evaluations of photographic ideas and applications for commercial and/or fine art purposes.
Consciously employ aesthetic strategies as applications in visual problem-solving methodologies.
This program is not eligible for federal and state financial aid.