Fetac Level 5 Digital Photography
QQI Level 5 5N1270

Course Description

This module offers a broad and comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of digital photographic production. It will develop practical, critical and academic skills of value to the learner pursuing further education or seeking employment in any area in which a basic knowledge of digital photography would be an advantage.

Course Content

The Camera:

• Demonstrate the functions of the principal components of a digital camera and/or digital SLR camera.
• Take a series of photographic images demonstrating composition, perspective, tone, shape, form and space.
• Define concepts such as lens aperture, shutter speed, focus, depth of field and ISO sensitivity.

Post Capture Production:

Plan software manipulation techniques, use digital editing tools, resize, sharpen, colour change, image reconstruction.

Digital Photographic Storage, Printing and Presentation.

Duration

7 th Oct 2019 – 10 th February 2020

Sessions

Monday evenings 6.30pm – 9.30pm

Certification

QQI 5 Certificate of Achievement

Costs

€385