Instructor: Mr. Brian Collier
Whether you’ve got a point-and-shoot or high-end digital SLR, this beginner’s course will cover the basics of good photography and help you get better shots by taking control of your camera. Camera-phone users are welcome, but you may need to download an app to get the controls we discuss in the course.
Session 1: Elements of composition, shooting techniques, using light to your advantage
Session 2: Taking control of your camera, what different controls do, pro secrets
Session 3: Buying equipment, post processing, editing programs, printing, and sharing
Mr. Collier is Marist School’s Library Director and school photographer who has experience with a variety of photographic equipment from DSLRs to homemade pinhole cameras. He enjoys the challenge of photographing life on Marist’s busy campus.
Marist School’s Alumni Engagement program, which is a key part of the Office for Institutional Advancement, focuses on building, maintaining, and strengthening relationships with the school’s 10,000 alumni as well as with the growing body of parents of alumni. Various alumni initiatives, events, awards, and publications are aimed at fostering relationships that bind the school and alumni in a sense of common purpose and advance the school’s mission and goals.