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Basic iPhone Photography and Editing

Emily Krebs
Discover how to make your photos come alive without leaving your iPhone! This course will teach you how to take effective photos with your iPhone and to adjust them on your device. We will use only free apps (Instagram, etc.) and the phone’s built-in camera program for this course.

Mon, Sept 28, 6:30-9 p.m.                                         Littleton Campus
ARCR 1091F01-69300 Add to Cart                                                        $69


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.

Wed, Sept 23- Oct 7, 6-8:45 p.m., 3 wks                       Littleton Campus
ARCR 1132F01-68258 Add to Cart          $99, $3 material fee to instructor (Vega)

 Wed, Oct 14-28, 6-8:45 p.m., 3 wks                               Parker Campus
ARCR 1132FP1-68259 Add to Cart          $99, $3 material fee to instructor (Dewhirst)


How to Make Money with 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, Nov 3-17, 6-8:45 p.m., 3 wks                Littleton Campus
ARCR 1152F01-68486 Add to Cart                  $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.

Wed, Oct 14-28, 6-8:45 p.m., 3 wks               Littleton Campus
ARCR 1154F01-68484 Add to Cart                   $99, $3 material fee to instructor


Light Streaks and Stars- Nighttime Photography

James Dewhirst
Discover the tools, creative options, and special considerations involved in shooting at night or in low-light conditions, such as sunset, dimly lit rooms, evening, and candlelight. Explore exposure issues such as choice of aperture and shutter speed and how they impact depth of field and the camera’s ability to freeze motion. *No class October 6.

Tue, Sept 15-Oct 20*, 7-9 p.m., 5 wks              Littleton Campus
ARCR 1130F01-69301
Add to Cart            $99, $3 material fee to instructor   closed


Tips and Tricks for Photographing Your Kids

James Dewhirst
Discover how to use your camera to get the perfect shot of your child. Learn from a professional photographer who has a 2 year old and knows how kids move! Learn how to use Program mode, Aperture priority, Shutter Speed priority and manual mode to get the photographs you have been looking for. Explore the use of props and styling. *No class October 8.

Thu, Sept 17-Oct 22*, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 5 wks       Littleton Campus closed
ARCR 1126F01-69302 Add to Cart                   $99, $3 material fee to instructor


Check out this photoshop tutorial from Amy Folkestad!

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.

Tue, Sept 8-15, 6-9 p.m., 2 wks                  Littleton Campus
ARCR 1145F01-68261 Add to Cart                                       $109

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Amy Folkestad
Learn how to organize your vast collection of images, including creating collections, adding keyword tags, and filtering images based on various metadata (file size, date, location, camera type, etc.).  Develop your singular images or batches of images using Lightroom’s powerful image quality control tools.   Additionally, learn how to export image files with your own specified parameters, such as specified file sizes or groups of images to prepare for clients.  You will also create professional print layouts, add watermarks, create slideshows, and make photo books.  Take this class for fun to improve your own images, or use it as a way to expand or start a business.  Bring your laptop (PC or Mac) loaded with Lightroom 3 or newer, as well as images that you can work with.

Tue, Nov 10-Nov 17, 6-9 p.m., 2 wks        Littleton Campus
ARCR 1144F01-69118
Add to Cart                                    $109     

Photoshop CS5 - CC

Amy Folkestad
Learn how to utilize the full version of Photoshop.  The course will begin with an explanation of file types, color profiles, workflow and organization tips, including the use of Bridge.  Next, the bulk of the course will cover the program’s main functions and tools, including 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.  Bring your laptop (PC or Mac), preferably loaded with CS5 or newer.

Tue, Sept 22-Oct 13, 6-9 p.m., 4 wks        Littleton Campus
ARCR 1158F01-68917 Add to Cart                                    $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:

  • F01  Sept 16
  • F02 Oct 14
  • F03 Nov 11

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