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

(35 Results)
  • Drawing I

    Section 02, Taleen Batalian, Ages 18+, Feb 24 — May 19, Tuesdays, 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
  • Introduction to Studio Lighting

    Shane Gutierrez, Ages 18+, Feb 24 — May 19, Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Discover how photographers manipulate natural and artificial light sources to achieve a painterly color palette and the illusion of sculptural form, not to mention sharp detail, in their work. This… Read More
  • Final Projects Studio: Digital Photography

    John Hames, Ages 18+, Feb 24 — May 19, Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    The goal of this course is to create a body of work that can serve as a central portfolio piece. As we follow the development of this work through its… Read More
  • Introduction to Adobe Photoshop

    Section 01, Donna Salisbury, Ages 18+, Feb 24 — May 19, Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Whether images are scanned, photographed or digitally drawn, Adobe Photoshop is the industry-standard program for manipulating them. This introduction to Photoshop focuses on combining, retouching and modifying images through class… Read More
  • Photography: An Introduction

    Section 01, John Hames, Ages 18+, Feb 25 — Apr 01, Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    This course for new and amateur photographers introduces ways of seeing through the lens and makes plain the underlying two-dimensional design issues and visual concepts hidden within the photographic image.… Read More
  • Understanding Digital Photography

    David Fleurant, Ages 18+, Feb 25 — May 20, Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    With the digital revolution in full swing, the challenge in digital photography is to manage this burgeoning technology. Through lecture, demonstration and hands-on practice, students in this course learn to… Read More