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Summer Youth Photography

June 1, 2021 09:13:01 PM

Children ages 9-15 YRS OLD

This course offers a creative opportunity for anyone with or without experience who is interested in improving their skills in digital photography. Using any digital camera we will examine the concept of exposure, color balance, and composition, and lighting techniques. We may explore projects like macro (close-up) photography, landscape, portraiture and learn about post-production edition at the HCCC computer lab. The week includes a field trip to a local destination for an on-location photoshoot.

Duration: Monday-Thursday

Dates: July 12, 13, 14 & 15, 2021

Times: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. (1 hr. lunch included)

Price: $250

About the Instructor

William A. Ortega is an educator and visual artist. He received his BFA from New Jersey City University, an MFA from Rutgers Mason Gross School of the Arts and an MPS degree in Digital Photography at the School of Visual Arts. As a first generation Latin American, through his photographic images. Ortega’s proejects are underlined with a sincere question about place, whether in its immediate physical presence by document and inspecting used items, landscapes, immediate family, ancestry and cultural racial history or its psychological impact.

Students will receive an email detailing information on accessing the live course a few days before the start of class.

Day: Monday – Thursday

Dates: July 12 – 15, 2021

Time: 9:00 AM – 4 PM (1 hr Lunch)

Instructor: William A. Ortega

Price: $250

Location: Journal Square Campus

For more information, please contact Carmen Guerra at or call (201)-360-4224