College offers photography class

Published 10:40 pm Saturday, September 22, 2012

The deadline to register for Paul D. Camp Community College’s Take Better Pictures class is Oct. 8.

The class will be held on Wednesdays, beginning Oct. 10 and run through Oct. 31, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the college’s Smithfield campus at 253 James St.

The class, taught by Shirley Whitenack, will introduce film or digital photographers to the workings of a camera and its components. Composition, creative use of depth of field and reading light will be covered, as well.

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The course includes weekly assignments,

with the final class to highlight organizing and archiving images, photo resources, image critiques and follow-up questions. Bring a camera, instruction manual, and film/digital media. The cost is $80.

For more information, call the Regional Workforce Development Center office, 569-6050, or email