Portrait Photography PHOT 9067

Online Option

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

Delivery Method: Online

Contact Information


Visual Arts and Design Department

Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.