Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

Photography Programs

(3 Results)
  • Digital Photography Certificate

    John Hames, Certificate Advisor

    Photography is both an art and a science, requiring both aesthetic and technical skills. This program addresses the need for photographers of all levels to stay technologically current and creatively relevant. With its broad instructional focus, the program is appropriate for both beginning and experienced … Read More

  • Photography Certificate for Young Adults

    Cathy Davis-Hayes, Certificate Advisor

    RISD/CE has long offered a number of creative photography courses in our Young Artist Program, and many of our students have been honored with Rhode Island Scholastic Art Awards for their photographs and portfolios. As a next step, we offer this certificate program for students … Read More

  • Year-round, RISD/CE's Young Artist Program provides a strong grounding in the visual arts and encourages creative and personal growth through self-expression. Each course creates a dynamic environment where students build self-confidence along with a foundation of creative and technical skills. Classes are offered evenings and … Read More

Photography Courses

(33 Results)
  • The Digital Print  

    David Fleurant, Ages 18+, Jun 30 — Aug 04, Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Your family photos on the mantel are evidence of the deep tradition of the photograph as an object of great importance. The photographic print as an object of beauty and… Read More
  • Color: From Theory to Practice  

    Harel Kedem, Ages 18+, Jul 02 — Aug 07, Thursdays + Fridays, 9am-4:30pm

    Essential to creative development, the effective use of color can still elude the most sophisticated artists and designers. This course explores the intricacies of using color in fine art and… Read More
  • Introduction to Black-and-White Photography  

    Brittany McGuire, Ages 12-17, Jul 02 — Aug 06, Thursdays, 9:30am-12:30pm

    Black-and-white photography is viewed as a foundation for understanding the basic principles and concepts involved in "painting" with light. Beginning with photograms and pinhole photography, students in this course explore… Read More
  • Lights, Camera, Action! Start Making Movies

    Evan Villari, Ages 12-17, Jul 10 — Aug 14, Fridays, 1-4pm

    Learn to make your own independent short films from start to finish. In this fast-paced course, students begin with the pre-production process of creating original stories and characters before moving… Read More
  • Gaining Control of Your Digital Camera

    Brittany McGuire, Ages 18+, Jul 22, Wednesday, 6:30-9:30pm

    Do you have a digital camera but feel unsure about how to use it effectively? This course is intended for students who have little or no experience using a digital… Read More
  • The Unbearable Lighting of Video

    Evan Villari, Ages 18+, Jul 24, Friday, 6-9pm

    Lighting the video image has never been easy, but there are dependable strategies that the low-budget filmmaker can use that will look like a million dollars to the audience. In… Read More