A picture is worth 1,000 words.
Photography speaks to the best and most generous part of our human nature: the desire to share the beauty we see in the world with others. Photographers use their cameras to explore many things, from cultures to stories, emotions and precious moments.
The photography courses offered through Continuing Studies at UVic will help you elevate your photos from snapshots to works of art. Learn the special tools, techniques and requirements of different photographic genres, including:
- landscape photography
- travel photography
- documentary photography
- digital photography
- photo manipulation
Taught by professional photographers, our photography courses are suitable for all skill levels, from beginner to advanced.
Documentary Photography: Creating the Personal Project
Introduction to Collage
Modern German Photography: A New Objectivity
Natural Light Portraiture Made Easy
Photographer as Artist, Artist as Photographer
Photography: Seeing 101
Photography: Behind the Scenes
Photography Plus: Improving your Photography Skills
The 8-Week Photo Club II
The History of Photography as Art
Understanding Light in Photography
Courses open for registration
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