Photography 1 - Beginner

Dates: October 14 - November 4, 2021

Meets: Th from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Location: Cumming - City Hall 433

Registration Fee: $179.00

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

In this course students will gain photography skills to take better pictures while learning about the operation of a digital camera. The course will cover the essentials of photography and will teach students to improve their techniques to enhance family, vacation, and nature images as well as boost creativity. Participants will focus on manual camera operation, metering, exposure, depth of field, shutter speed, and composition.

Note: Students need a digital SLR (or mirrorless) camera with full manual capability to all classes.

Learn more about the Photography Certificate Program!

This course may be modified to a LIVE Online format based on Georgia Department of Health, Centers for Disease Control, and University System of Georgia guidelines in place at the time of the course. No refunds will be provided should the course format change based on these guidelines.

LIVE Online Course Details:   

  • This online platform is compatible with desktop and laptop computers and will also work with iPads, android tablets, iPhones, and android phones. Devices must have a camera and microphone, which are standard on all smartphones and iPads.
  • Course access will be provided with a link that you simply click in order to join the LIVE Online classroom. The link will work with your web browser or through the Pexip app which is free to download. You will receive that link 3 business days before your first class session.
  • Course handouts will be emailed to you 3 business days before your first class session. Students may want to print these out for easy reference during your LIVE Online sessions.
  •  For questions regarding the online platform please email us at


Fee: $179.00

Cumming - City Hall 433

Erik Scherb

Date Day Time Location
10/14/2021Thursday10 AM to 12:30 PM Cumming - City Hall 433
10/21/2021Thursday10 AM to 12:30 PM Cumming - City Hall 433
10/28/2021Thursday10 AM to 12:30 PM Cumming - City Hall 433
11/04/2021Thursday10 AM to 12:30 PM Cumming - City Hall 433


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