Digital Photography 1: Fundamentals PHOT 9070

On Campus

Our Digital Photography 1: Fundamentals course gives you the opportunity to gain hands-on camera experience through a series of exercises. Consider camera controls and the creation of quality images for future computer manipulation. This photography course also introduces Adobe Photoshop (including its fundamental tool sets and selected features) as a precursor to the digital darkroom.

Also check out our online course: PHOT 9037 Digital Photography 1: Fundamentals (Online)


Course Essentials:

By the third class, you must have a digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) or mirrorless camera with manual control and 12 megapixels (or greater); a 32 GB (or greater) memory card; an SD card reader (or other device to download images); and a USB or external hard drive. The course will help you make an informed purchase by exploring the many types of digital cameras, lens types, and lighting accessories.

Hours and Fees





Course Sections

There are no classes currently scheduled for this course; however, check back often to see if we have developed additional schedules for the upcoming term. If you would like to receive an email update when the 2023–24 academic year (September 2023 to August 2024) becomes available and open for registration, complete our notification sign-up form. This will also ensure you receive a notification at the start of the spring/summer term (May to August) this year.
Visual Arts and Design Department

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