Teacher: Kevin Karzin
Mat Fees: $10
Class Fees: $240 or $230 if taking 2 or more classes. Price is for one quarter.
In this class, students will learn the various functions and modes of the single lens reflex and digital single lens reflex cameras and the creative applications of that knowledge. Several in class demonstrations and two field trips will reinforce the students knowledge of depth of field, stop action and depicting motion.
Students should have a film or digital camera with manual control availability. Point and shoot cameras are discouraged but can be used.
Kevin Karzin has been a professional photographer for over 30 years, mostly as a photojournalist. Kevin spent 14 years at the Newhall Signal, first as a staff photographer, then as chief photographer before becoming photo editor, after leaving the Signal he joined the staff at the Associated Press as a freelance photojournalist. Kevin is now the owner of Kevin Karzin Photography LLC, he photographs Sports, Portraits and Events. Kevin graduated from the New York Institute of Photography and is a member of the Professional Photographers of America, Press Photographers Association of Greater Los Angeles, Southern California Photographers Association and is currently President of the Santa Clarita Valley Photographers Association.
Kevin’s work can be seen at www.kevinkarzinphotography.com
WINTER QUARTER: - Intermediate Photography
Week 1 — Lenses — Wide — Normal — Telephot
Week 2 — Filters
Week 3 — Off Camera Flash
Week 4 — Field Trip — Location TBA — Portraits with Off Camera Flash
Week 5 — Photo Review
Week 6 — Photo Stories (Photo Essay)
Week 7 — Field Trip — Location TBA — Photo Essay
Week 8 — Field Trip Photo Review
Week 9 — Studio Workshop
Week 10 — Studio Workshop Photo Review
SPRING QUARTER - Intermediate Photography Continued
Beginning Photography Course
Week 1 — Camera Controls
Week 2 — Exposure - The exposure triangle - ISO - Aperture - Shutter Speed
Week 3 — Composition - Rule of Thirds/Leading lines
Week 4 — Field Trip — Placerita Nature Center
Week 5 — Field Trip Photo Review
Week 6 — Close-up Macro photography
Week 7 — Animals & Nature photography
Week 8 — Field Trip — Newhall Park
Week 9 — Field Trip Photo Review
Week 10 — Flash Photography