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Travel Photography

This online course will address the special needs and techniques digital photographers need to capture scenes from around the world and bring them home.


Beginning Digital Photography

Bob Montgomery/Eli Vega
Focus on aperture, shutter speed, depth of field, ISO and exposure. Discover composition principles to create better photographs. Bring camera and owner’s manual. Designed for 35MM and digital camera users new to photography. Camera must have an adjustable aperture and shutter speed. The four-week class will include field practice.

Add to CartMon, June 13-27, 6-8:45 p.m., 3 wks                     Parker Campus
ARCR 1132MP1-58290               $119, $3 material fee to instructor (Montgomery)

Add to CartSat, July 30, 8:30-5 p.m.                                     Littleton Campus
ARCR 1132M01-59358                $119, $3 material fee to instructor (Vega)

Digital SLR Photography: Manual Mode for Beginners

Emily Krebs
Discover how to use your DSLR camera to its maximum potential! Learn how to balance shutter speed, aperture, and ISO in order to create the photographs that YOU want to take. This course will cover not just the ‘how’ to control these functions, but also the ‘why’ of each of these settings can improve your photography.

Add to CartMon, Oct 17-24, 6:30-9 p.m., 2 wks                     Littleton Campus
ARCR 1133F01-69462                                                 $89


Creative Photography Without Photoshop

Eli Vega
This highly interactive and fun course piggy-backs on Eli’s new book, Right Brain Photography. Discover how to be an artist first; how to see with your imagination, not your eyes; composition, and more. Learn about Eli’s photography paradigms that will help you make the common uncommon; the mundane insane.  

Add to CartSat, Oct 1, 9 -5 p.m.                                           Littleton Campus
ARCR 1154F01-68484                  $99, $3 material fee to instructor


Check out this Photoshop tutorial from Amy Folkestad!

Photoshop Elements Basics

Amy Folkestad
Learn how to organize your images and especially, how to enhance and fix your digital photos.  Bring your laptop (PC or Mac) loaded with Elements 11 or 12 as well as images that you would like to use.  During the first week, learn how to manage your photos and practice using the basic editing tools to improve your images.  The second week covers layers, how to create artistic affects, how to take out unwanted objects (like that pesky pedestrian in your family photo), how to move or add people to a photo, and other practical editing skills. Check out Amy's work.

Add to CartTue, Sept 13-20, 6-9 p.m., 2 wks                          Littleton Campus
ARCR 1145F01-68261                                             $109 closed

Photoshop Elements II

Amy Folkestad
Expand your skills of Elements and learn how to use all of the tools offered in this powerful program.    Discover “digital darkroom” techniques to help you improve lighting, color, and exposure issues. Explore levels, non-destructive layers, masks (applying effects or filters to specific areas), blending, as well as color, skin tone corrections and Photomerge. Information on collage techniques and some basic graphic design options, such as digital scrapbooking and bookmaking tips will be covered. Bring your laptop (PC or Mac) loaded with Photoshop Elements 11 or newer software, as well as images that you would like help improving.

Add to CartTue, Sept 27-Oct 4, 6-9 p.m., 2 wks                      Littleton Campus
ARCR 1146F01-69463                                                $109

Lightroom Tips and Tricks

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 singular images or batches of images using image quality control tools. Discover how to export image files with parameters, such as specified file sizes or groups of images to prepare for clients. 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.

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


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

  • M03  Aug 17
  • F01 Sept 21
  • F02 Oct 19
  • F03 Nov 16

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

Discover Digital Photography ONLI 1021 $119
Travel Photography for the Digital Photographer ONLI 1070 $119
Secrets of Better Photography  ONLI 1248 $119
Introduction to Digital Scrapbooking ONLI 2089 $119
Photoshop Elements 12 for the Digital Photographer I ONLI 1027 $119
Photoshop Elements 12 for the Digital Photographer II ONLI 1030 $119
Introduction to Photoshop  CS5 ONLI 2207 $119
Intermediate Photoshop CS5 ONLI 1040 $119
Introduction to Photoshop CS6 ONLI 1198 $119
Photoshop CS6 for the Digital Photographer ONLI 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 II ONLI 2059 $119
Photoshop CC for the Digital Photographer I ONLI 2065 $119
Photoshop CC for the Digital Photographer II ONLI 1068 $119
Introduction to Lightroom 5 ONLI 1069 $119
Mastering Your Digital SLR Camera ONLI 1099 $119