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Street Photography Workshop
1 week | $185 | In-Class

Learn the basics of street and candid photography in this hands-on workshop. Students will attend two field trips to capture chance encounters and random incidents within public places. Students will explore or hone their use of manual shutter controls including shutter speed, aperture, and ISO, as well as automatic modes such as shutter and aperture priority. After the field trips conclude, students will upload their photos for group evaluation/critique.

What You Will Learn:

  • To quickly capture photographic opportunities in public spaces. 
  • To set manual controls based on lighting and environmental conditions.


Quarters Offered: Winter | In-Class
Course Fee: $185
Prerequisite: none
Materials: Students should have a DSLR camera and a fast lens, such as a 50mm f/1.8, or equivalent equipment.
Note: Elective course for Photography: Images and Techniques professional certificate.
Contact: For more information about this course, please email unex-digital@ucsd.edu

Course Number: ART-40717
Credit: 1.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Photography: Images and Techniques