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

(33 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
  • Drawing I

    Section 02, Robin Wiseman, Ages 18+, Sep 08 — Dec 01, Mondays, 7-10pm

    For amateur and professional alike, drawing skills are fundamental to the artist's visual education. Through guided practice, beginning students sharpen their powers of observation as they learn to translate what… Read More
  • Advanced Digital Photography Studio

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

    Students in this course continue their exploration of the creative potential of the digital camera, begun in Understanding Digital Photography. The instructor reviews all aspects of manual exposure settings and… Read More
  • Digital Design for the Screen

    Section 01, Bryan Rodrigues, Ages 18+, Sep 08 — Dec 01, Mondays, 6:30-9:30pm

    The screen is the entryway through which we view our digital world. This introductory but fast-paced course begins with the real hardware assets (processors, monitors, memory) needed for digital design… 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
  • Editing Movies on the Computer

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

    Non-Linear Editing (NLE) using a computer has been the way movies have been cut for years, but the tools are constantly "under development." This digital video post-production course examines the… Read More