Want to amp up your Instagram game?
Well you’re in luck as Harvard are offering a course in digital photography online for free! The Ivy League University is offering the class courtesy of its online learning community ALISON. The course features 13 modules that are aimed to teach students the basics of photography and is led by photographer and computer scientist Dan Armendariz.
“”ALISON’s free online photo course gives you the opportunity to gain extensive knowledge and understanding of digital photography including topics such as exposure settings, how to read and use the histogram, how light affects a photograph, how the camera sensor and lenses work, and how to process a photograph using computer software. You will also learn tips and techniques on what not to do when taking a photograph.” For more on the course click here to head over to the course website here and check out the lessons available below:
Introduction to Digital Photography
Introduction to Software
Introduction to Light
Introduction to Exposure – Part 1
Introduction to Exposure – Part 2
Introduction to Optics
Introduction to Histograms
Introduction to Software Tools
Introduction to Digital Cameras
Introduction to Digital Cameras – Part 2
Introduction to Color
Introduction to Artifacts
Digital Photography Assessment