Dust off your digital camera to finally use all the features, learn the functions of Photoshop, or discover how to edit video clips together into a professional-quality movie. You can learn all of this (and more!) in Digital Arts classes at The Arts Center.

Our instructors are experts that will help you master digital art and design that can be used at work and at home. It’s amazing what you can do with a little know-how and some hands-on practice.

 

Beginner

  • Photography 101

    This class will define and clarify the functions that are found on most digital SLR cameras, shooting techniques, and an introduction to digital viewing and editing on the computer. Students will learn abo...

    September 13, 2016 — 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Photography 101 – LIMITED SPACE – CALL 518.273.0552 x231 TO REGISTER

    This class will define and clarify the functions that are found on most digital SLR cameras, shooting techniques, and an introduction to digital viewing and editing on the computer. Students will learn abo...

    September 14, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Travel Photography

    A day long discussion of travel photography including a critique of images followed by a personal assignment and second workshop follow up occurring on Tuesday, September 27th. Topics to be covered are: pr...

    September 17, 2016 — 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Connie Frisbee Houde

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  • Social Media Digital Design

    Social media is a term used to describe a set of online community-based channels where real-time conversations and interactions take place. With websites and apps like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Lin...

    September 24, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Michael Roach

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  • DSLR Filmmaking

    Through hands-on demos and visually rich presentations this course will guide students through the core techniques of DSLR filmmaking. This course will introduce essential concepts and techniques necessary...

    September 27, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Gaetano Vaccaro

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  • Introduction to Adobe CC: Lightroom & Photoshop

    In this class, participants will learn to use the photo editing programs, Lightroom and Photoshop, both found in Adobe's Creative Cloud. We will address workflow options, syncing between the two programs a...

    October 10, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Using Your DSLR Camera: A Crash Course

    In this super condensed crash course students will be introduced to the basics of using a digital SLR camera. This workshop will define and clarify the functions that are found on most SLR cameras as well ...

    November 5, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • 10,000 Bad Digital Artworks

    Visual art in the 21st Century has become increasingly digital. As you begin to incorporate digital techniques and media into your artistic practice, you are likely looking to develop refined methods to cr...

    November 10, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: david allen

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  • Photography 101

    This class will define and clarify the functions that are found on most digital SLR cameras, shooting techniques, and an introduction to digital viewing and editing on the computer. Students will learn abo...

    November 14, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • Final Cut Pro Editing Class

    Learn the essentials of editing video and constructing a story in Final Cut Pro X. This course, aimed at beginners to editing video, will cover all the basic aspects of the editing process in Final Cut. Th...

    November 15, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Gaetano Vaccaro

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  • Using Your DSLR Camera: A Crash Course

    In this super condensed crash course students will be introduced to the basics of using a digital SLR camera. This workshop will define and clarify the functions that are found on most SLR cameras as well ...

    December 17, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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Intermediate

  • Photography 102

    Students will expand on the basic photography skills taught in Photography 101 and become exposed to a variety of “real world” situations to better improve their images. Students will also be introduce...

    September 13, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • The Artistic Lens: Breaking All The Rules

    You have a good handle on your camera, know all the features and what to do. You take good pictures or video, but what’s next? In this six week session, students will learn the skills to create a fu...

    September 29, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Joe Oppedisano

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  • Macro Photography

    See the world up close while we explore a variety of subjects in nature through natural and studio lighting. Prerequisite: Intro to Photography or firm knowledge of aperture, shutter speed, ISO, and camer...

    October 29, 2016 — 10:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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  • The Artistic Lens: Breaking All The Rules

    You have a good handle on your camera, know all the features and what to do. You take good pictures or video, but what’s next? In this six week session, students will learn the skills to create a fu...

    November 16, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Joe Oppedisano

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  • Long Exposure: Holiday Lights Workshop

    In this fun and unique workshop participants will learn the basics about long exposure and shooting on location. We will start at The Arts Center to go over our camera settings and then head out for some h...

    December 3, 2016 — 03:00 PM to 07:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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Advanced

  • Introduction to Off Camera Flash

    In this intense one day workshop, participants will be exposed to the foundation of using flash photography. We will discuss how to create and modify light for various applications including event and port...

    November 19, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Wright

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