Advanced Perspectives in Composition, Design & Color

Give your photography a giant jumpstart! In this inspiring course, you’ll learn innovative strategies for developing your creative vision and for capturing more memorable photos … beginning now!  Topics: elements of design, line and design, depth and scale, light and shadow, dynamic silhouettes, color and design, the “blue hour” of twilight, etc. Note: This course is designed for intermediate and advanced photographers. Class consists of critiques, assignments, discussions, and instructional slide shows in the classroom, plus two Saturday field trips that put it all into practice.

Field sessions: On Saturday, Mar 11, we’ll meet in the coastal village of Cayucos. On Saturday, Mar 25, we'll meet at another picturesque location in SLO County. Each session will run from mid-afternoon through sunset. Rain date: Apr 1

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  • 7 Mon: Feb 27 - Apr 17, 2017 (no class Apr 3)
  • 2 Sat: Mar 11 & Mar 25, 2017

TIME: 6:00 - 8:00pm

FEE: $98

AGES: 16 years and Up (younger students accepted with permission of instructor)

# PH0901.117

LOCATION: San Luis Obispo Campus Room 4750

INSTRUCTOR: Kerry Drager

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