Photography classes

Capture your life! Corporate College offers an assortment of classes for professionals to beginners. Learn how to use your camera, choose the right gear, and how to shoot amazing photos. Take your skills to the next level!

Photography  Register!  

This photography course will teach you how to effectively use your camera and develop your photography skill set. This class is designed to help the beginning photographer as well as the more familiar photographer.

The class will be working with DLSRs, Point and Shoot, DLSR, Bridge, and Phone cameras. Topics covered will include camera setting, types of file formats, types of lighting, composition, working with the exposure triangle, depth of field, speed lighting labs, formats for prints, white balance techniques, metering system, Marco photography, choosing the correct lens for photo sessions, and software editing. Class will include field trips, in class labs and tips for better photographs. *Attendees will be required to bring their cameras to class.

Wed., Feb. 20 – Mar. 13, 5:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Student Union East (SUE) 231
CRN: 91228 | Course:  XCE 0222 | Fee: $79

Contemporary Portrait Photography 4 hr  Register!  

In this photography workshop, students will be introduced to ideas in portrait photography through in-workshop discussion, presentations, and hands-on activities centered around contemporary portraiture. Students will learn about styles of master and contemporary portrait photographers as well as tips to create engaging staged and candid portraits. 

Ideas introduced in the workshop will immediately be applied so that students can ask questions while learning practical skills to produce creative and inventive portraits.  All levels of skill are welcome. Students should bring their digital SLR cameras, instruction manuals, and a card reader so that images can be transferred to a computer for feedback.

Wed., Apr. 10 – 17, 5:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Student Union East (SUE) 243
CRN: 91227 | Course:  XCE 0348 | Fee: $49

passion for photography Register!  

This class is for individuals who are comfortable with camera basics but want to shoot more and develop their style. Classes will include searching for the light, composing shots, and posing a model or subject for memorable images. In-class shooting sessions, critiques and Q&A sessions will also be included.

Students need to bring their cameras (digital, point and shoot, etc) for on-site shooting. Dress comfortable with tennis shoes or flats since we will be discovering various shooting locations on campus. Some experience required.
If you are interested in taking Passion for Photography, please contact Lara Herter below.


  Lara Herter, Program Developer, Community & Education
T  850.873.3583
M  850.217.9952