Portrait Photography PHOT 9067

Temporarily Online

Our Portrait Photography course provides you with the opportunity to work with a wide variety of models, both in the studio and on location. Build the knowledge and skills you need to get optimal results from everything from minimal lighting equipment to complex lighting situations. Learn how to create the right atmosphere for a successful portrait and how to employ proper light measuring and ratios to produce an effective image. This photography course focuses on photographic composition and how to assess and critique both professional photography and your own work.


Course Delivery Method:

This is normally an in-class course but will be offered temporarily online while college buildings are closed.

Course Essentials:

You must have a digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) or mirrorless camera with manual control.


You must have completed our PHOT 9066 Digital Photography 3: Lighting and Composition course. (An approved equivalent is also acceptable.)

Hours and Fees





Course Sections

There are no classes currently scheduled for this course; however, check back in case we develop additional schedules for the current academic year (through August 2022). If you would like to receive an email notification reminder when our fall term (September to December 2022) is released, complete our notification sign-up form.
Visual Arts and Design Department

Read about our textbooks policy, and remember that the Continuing Education attendance policy and closure dates differ from those for full-time college programs.