Courses and Descriptions

WRKS-9188Camp Canon - Photo Foundations - 8 to 12

Grab your digital camera and explore your creativity! In this course, you will learn the foundational photo-taking techniques by attending five one-hour sessions with an instructor and participating in a one-to-two-hour photo assignment! Get ready to bring your photography skills to the next level by competing in weekly photo challenges and stepping into the exciting world of photography!

This camp focuses on photography, art and creativity. Only 10 seats per section are available. 

Ages: 8-12.

Camp sections are also available for kids ages 13-16.

Topics Include: 

  • Introduction to Auto-Mode
  • Shutter Speed
  • Long Exposures
  • Long Aperture
  • Photo-taking techniques and concepts, including freezing movement
  • Intro to nature and wildlife photography
  • Portraits (pets, loved ones, friends)
  • Weekly photo challenges

Materials Needed: 

  • Digital camera (e.g. DSLR or Mirrorless) from any brand
  • Meeting app: Zoom or Microsoft Teams App (included with registration)
  • Secondary device for use with the meeting app (recommended but not required)
  • Internet Connection


Textbooks and Booklists

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