Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

Photography Programs

(4 Results)
  • Digital Photography Certificate

    Traer Scott, 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

  • The six-week summer residential Pre-College Program offers 16- to 18-year-old high school students a comprehensive introduction to the college art school experience. Students follow a college-level studio curriculum and live in RISD residence halls, in a full-immersion encounter with art and design education at the … 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

(37 Results)
  • Color: From Theory to Practice

    Harel Kedem, Ages 18+, Jul 03 — Aug 08, 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
  • Casting Call: From Script to Screen

    Anne Mulhall, Ages 18+, Jul 30, Wednesday, 6:30-9:30pm

    If you are ready to shoot your first indie feature, you may wonder where you can find a spunky grandmother to shout "Where's the Beef?!", or a biker gang that… Read More
  • Macro Photography Workshop

    Lindsay Elgin, Ages 18+, Aug 01, Friday, 6-9pm

    If you're fascinated by the landscape of a flower blossom or the vista of a spider's web, then you have an appreciation for the wonders of macro photography. This one-day… Read More
  • The Unbearable Lighting of Video

    Anthony Penta, Ages 18+, Aug 02, Saturday, 5-9pm

    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
  • Large-Format Digital Photography Workshop

    Lindsay Elgin, Ages 18+, Aug 08, Friday, 6-9pm

    In the hierarchy of prestigious photographic images, those delivered with large-format equipment have long ruled supreme. View cameras offer the photographer greater control and, due to an image sensor that… Read More
  • Advertising Ideas: Capturing Creative Thought

    Gale Litchfield, Ages 18+, Sep 08 — Dec 01, Mondays, 6:30-9:30pm

    The concept behind an ad is the creative idea that drives the headline, copy and visuals. A well-developed concept enhances the marketing message with humor, drama, intrigue or emotion, attracting… Read More