Concordia University


Course Code: CEPH 249
So, you've completed a couple of introductory courses in photography and now you want to sharpen your focus. That's understandable. Part of distinguishing yourself as a photographer is not only developing your technical skills, but also developing your vision, your style, your sense of aesthetics. In this course, you'll do it all. You'll learn the difference between taking pictures and making pictures. You'll also learn how to deal with lighting, props and posing to create your envisioned scene in the camera's sensor. Ready to get started?

Your take-away

This course is a great way to help you:
• Expand your knowledge of photographic principles;
• Develop your personal sense of style and aesthetics;
• Gain experience with lights, props and posing;
• Create envisioned scenes in the camera's sensor;
• Learn the difference between taking pictures and making pictures.

Our approach

In this course, you'll gain in-depth knowledge, hands-on experience and the latest industry techniques from seasoned pros. You’ll also get plenty of opportunity to explore your creative potential shaping light on location and in professional-quality photo studios.

Who benefits the most?

• Students who have completed CEPH 109 and CEPH 419 and want to continue their studies.
• Anyone considering a career in photography.
• Anyone who wants to broaden their photographic abilities.
• Photographers who want to expand their professional offer.
• Art directors working in advertising, marketing, sales or communication.
• Entrepreneurs who manage their own visual communications.

Important details

Students are required to have their own DSLR, 35mm or medium-format camera.

Alumni discount

Concordia University Undergraduate and Graduate Alumni, based on the information maintained by the Office of the Registrar, are waived from paying registration and late registration fees when enrolling for courses at Concordia Continuing Education. In addition, Concordia University Undergraduate and Graduate Alumni will receive a 10% reduction on their tuition fees. The Alumni discount is automatically calculated when students enroll on-line.


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