Photography Fundamentals II
4/1/2019 - 4/15/2019
Do you feel confident operating your camera in manual mode? Do you understand f-stops, shutter speeds, and ISOs, but still struggle with getting consistently well-exposed and well-lit images? Do you want to explore different genres of photography? If you answered yes to these questions, this class is for you.
This six-session course will give you confidence in your photography, teach you how to get perfectly exposed images in any situation, and delve deep into a variety of advanced photographic genres. We'll take you beyond the basics and into a more thorough understanding of both the technical and the aesthetic aspects of photography. You will also spend time in the field with the instructor to sharpen your skills and get answers to any additional questions you might have.
Classes will include lectures, demonstrations, Q & A, assignments, and image critiques.
The Topics Include:
- Zone System of Exposure
- Night Photography
- Landscape Photography
- Portrait Photography
- Documentary Photography
- Monday, April 1: 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. - Lecture
- Wednesday, April 3: 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. - Lecture and Critique
- Saturday, April 6: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m: Field Shoot
- Monday, April 8: 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.: Lecture and Critique
- Wednesday, April 10: 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.: Lecture and Critique
- Monday, April 15: 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.: Lecture and Critique
Your class will meet in Room 204* at Rocky Mountain School of Photography.
Rocky Mountain School of Photography
210 N. Higgins Avenue
Missoula, MT 59802
*Enter the glass doors at 210 N. Higgins Avenue and take the stairs to the second floor. Room 204 will be on your right.
Parking downtown is free after 5 p.m. on weekdays and all day on weekends.
- Digital SLR camera or interchangeable-lens mirrorless camera
- Camera manual
- At least one lens. The "kit" lens that came with your camera (most likely an 18-55mm) will be fine
- Bring any other lenses that you own (a variety of focal lengths is always helpful)
- Note taking materials
- Memory card(s)
For field shoot (April 6th):
- Spare batteries for equipment
- Camera bag or backpack
- Weatherproof clothing
- Sturdy footwear
- Water bottle
Quinn Hegwood is one of RMSP's core instructors, specializing in printing and social media. She enjoys photographing people in their natural habitat, primarily mothers and children, and she is on a constant search for light. Quinn is passionate about helping students to discover the artist within themselves.
Perks of Registering For Adult Education
EDU Advantage Program
By registering and completing any course with us, you will automatically be eligible for EDU status with B&H Photo. EDU members can save money on select items sold by B&H.
Creative Cloud Subscription
The software you use in your workflow is almost as crucial as your camera. Register for any RMSP course and you will receive a code to save 15% on a Adobe Creative Cloud subscription for the first year.