Creative ImagesDigital PhotographyFamily Photo
PhotoshopRight Brain PhotographySell Photos



Portraits and People Photography

For the digital or SLR camera user who already knows the basics of aperture, shutter speed, exposures and can change through the different camera modes. Discover how to take great pictures of people in action or still life portraits. Discover the proper techniques of lighting, composition, and lenses.

Mon, Mar 2-16, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 3 wks          Littleton Campus
ARCR 1024W01-81754                                          $99


Beginning Digital Photography

Bob Montgomery/Eli Vega
For the 35MM and digital camera user who is new to photography. Explore the basics of working with the camera and all of its modes. Focus on aperture, shutter speed, depth of field, ISO and exposure. Discover composition principles to create better photographs. Bring your camera and its owner’s manual. Camera must have an adjustable aperture and shutter speed.

Mon, Feb 9-23, 6-8:45 p.m., 3 wks               Parker Campus
ARCR 1132WP1-80137     $99, $3 material fee to instructor (Montgomery)

Tue, Jan 20- Feb 3, 6-8:45 p.m., 3 wks           Littleton Campus closed
ARCR 1132W01-80136                 $99, $3 material fee to instructor (Vega)


How to Sell Your Photography in Your Spare Time

Eli Vega
Learn to market your photos to meet buyers’ needs, find and contact potential buyers, establish your prices, protect your creative rights, and more. Make extra money with your photography in your spare time.

Tue, Mar 3-17, 6-8:45 p.m., 3 wks                 Littleton Campus
ARCR 1152W01- 80139                  $99, $3 material fee to instructor


Right Brain Photography: A Unique Approach

Eli Vega
Discover new ways of seeing. This fun and interactive course goes beyond f/stops and other basics. Learn the creative aesthetics side of photography, using right brain principles to create the best photo images. Learn Eli’s concepts and paradigms which he has developed to create his images. You will “connect the dots” with in-class activities and when you see samples of his images.

Tue, Feb 10-24, 6-8:45 p.m., 3 wks                Littleton Campus 
ARCR 1154W01-81687                    $99, $3 material fee to instructor


Photoshop Elements Basics

Amy Folkestad
Learn to organize your images and to enhance and fix your digital photos. Bring your laptop (PC or Mac) preferably loaded with Elements 11 (or a minimum of version 11 or newer) image editing software. Organize and enhance digital photos. Bring images that you would like to use. Manage photos, practice editing tools, explore cover layers, create artistic affects, remove unwanted objects. Check out Amy's work.

Wed, Jan 21-28, 6-9 p.m., 2 wks                Littleton Campus
ARCR 1145W01- 80141                                      $109

Photoshop Elements II

Amy Folkestad
Expand your skills of Elements and learn to use all the tools offered in this powerful program. Information on “digital darkroom” techniques will be covered in order to help you improve lighting, color, and exposure issues. Learn about levels, non-destructive layers, masks (applying effects or filters to specific areas), blending, color and skin tone corrections and Photomerge. Explore collage techniques and basic graphic design options, such as digital scrapbooking and bookmaking tips. Bring laptop (PC or Mac) with Elements software (a minimum of version 11 or newer), and images you want to improve. Prerequisite: Photoshop Elements Basic class or equivalent understanding. Check out Amy's work.

Tue, Feb 4-11, 6-9 p.m., 2 wks                    Littleton Campus
ARCR 1146W01- 81108                                         $109

Photoshop CS5 or CS6

Amy Folkestad
Learn to utilize the full version of Photoshop. Explore file types, color profiles, workflow and organization tips, including the use of Bridge. Discover layers, effects (such as drop shadows, bevels, and artistic filters), the clone stamp, text options, color swatches, clipping masks, layer masks, how to group layers, actions, and other commonly used features of the program. Bring your laptop (PC or Mac), preferably loaded with CS5 or CS6. Check out Amy's work.

Tue, Feb 17-Mar 10, 6-9 p.m., 4 wks           Littleton Campus
ARCR 1158W01-81402                                           $179


Fun! Fast! Convenient! Great Content! Get a Certificate! All these courses are conducted online. Click on the class links below or visit our online section  to see how easy and fun online learning can be.

Section Numbers Chart:

  • W01  Jan 21
  • W02  Feb 18
  • W03  Mar 18

To register for online courses, follow the specific class link and click on 'enroll now.'

Discover Digital PhotographyONLI 1021$119
Travel Photography for the Digital PhotographerONLI 1070$119
Secrets of Better Photography ONLI 1248$119
Introduction to Digital ScrapbookingONLI 2089$119
Photoshop Elements 12 for the Digital Photographer IONLI 1027$119
Photoshop Elements 12 for the Digital Photographer IIONLI 1030$119
Intermediate Flash CS6ONLI 1037$119
Introduction to Photoshop  CS5ONLI 2207$119
Intermediate Photoshop CS5ONLI 1040$119
Introduction to Photoshop CS6 ONLI 1198$119
Photoshop CS6 for the Digital PhotographerONLI 1220$119
Photoshop CS6 for the Digital Photographer II ONLI 1198$119
Intermediate Photoshop CS6 ONLI 2069$119
Photoshop CS5 for the Digital Photographer  ONLI 2058$119
Photoshop CS5 for the Digital Photographer IIONLI 2059$119
Photoshop CC for the Digital Photographer IONLI 2065$119
Photoshop CC for the Digital Photographer IIONLI 1068$119
Introduction to Lightroom 5ONLI 1069$119
Mastering Your Digital SLR CameraONLI 1099$119
Introduction to Lightroom 4ONLI 2221$119