Duration: Semester (0.5)

Grades: 9-12

Graduation: Required (FA, CTE)

Homework: 3

Fee: see Fee Chart

35 mm SLR camera in which the aperture and shutter speed can be manipulated manually, film, photo paper and negative sleeves

Prerequisite: None.

Learn basic principles of photography and how to apply them in producing photos with an artistic flare. Class study includes knowledge of camera, methods of shooting and developing black and white film, darkroom procedures, and special effects using the camera and the darkroom. A portfolio of the semester’s work will be made and student’s photos displayed. Students will test for state certification in commercial photography.