MARTIN, Tenn. – A course in basic digital photography camera operation and skills will be offered from 6-9 p.m. on Thursdays, Aug. 16 – Sept. 6¬, at the UT Martin Jackson Center.
Roger Hughes, course instructor, will focus on camera features and functions, exposure, composure, depth of field, focus, photography ideas, exercises in lighting, and portrait, landscape, action and close-up shots.
Hughes is a 30-year veteran criminal investigator of the TBI’s Criminal and Drug Investigation Divisions. After years of photographing major crime scenes, evidence and surveillance targets, he began studying fine art imaging at the University of Tennessee, Rocky Mountain School of Photography. He has also served as past president of the Northwest Tennessee Photography Club.
The registration fee is $105 per person, and students must bring a personal camera, its operations manual and a tripod. Printed and email handouts will be available. Student images will be evaluated both in class and via personal email.
The course is sponsored by the University of Tennessee at Martin Office of Extended Campus and Online Studies.
To register for the course, contact ECOS at 731-881-7082, or register online at http://www.utm.edu/departments/ecce/nondegree/home.php.