• Digital Photography
  • Digital Darkroom

Beginning Digital Photography

This is an introductory course in digital photography for the beginning photographer that has a DSLR or Mirrorless Camera with Manual settings. Students will learn how to operate their digital cameras in Manual Mode to get proper exposures and process images in Lightroom software. Topics covered will include the "Exposure Triangle" - (Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO), composition, file formats, lenses, cataloging photos, workflow practices, image editing and preparing files for social media and printing.

Registration Information

PLEASE NOTE: Most classes meet over multiple weeks. Registration for each class is open until the class fills or until 1 week before the class begins, whichever comes first. If you miss the registration for this session we hope you will consider taking this class the next time it is offered. Please contact Carrie Henderson at to be added to the mailing list if you would like to be notified when new classes are offered.

If you experience problems completing the registration, contact Carrie Henderson at 828-262-8718 or email

If you need accommodations due to a disability, contact the Office of Disability Services at least two weeks prior to the beginning of your Craft Enrichment class. (828) 262-3056

Cancellation Policy: You may cancel a craft class up to two weeks before the class begins, with a $30 cancellation fee assessed. No refunds are allowed within two weeks of the start date, nor after the class begins.

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