Photography for Graphic Designers

Develop an understanding of basic photography skills used to communicate through graphic design. Learn to shoot quality photographs in manual mode. Demonstrate an understanding of the terminology used in photography and how it relates to your projects. Understand the gear needed and which lenses are essential. Learn which lighting techniques work best to get your desired results and a variety of post-production strategies. Strengthen your approach to light and color to use in a way that vectors do not. Learn how to recognize the power of composition when branding or telling a story.

This course has discount registration fees! UNLV Staff and Alumni, visit for more information. Otherwise, email us at to see if you qualify for a discount.

Dates:October 18 - November 22, 2023
 W from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, 6 sessions
Location:Online-UNLVGO and Zoom
Instructor:Vernetta Thomas
Fee: $379.00
Materials:Must have access to DSLR camera with a manual mode option to participate in class.
Textbook:Mastering Aperture, Shutter Speed, ISO and Exposure (ISBN: 9781482314458)

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.

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