Fine Art Digital Photography
This summer explore digital photography! Use a digital camera to explore the world around you. Learn the basics of making a great photograph in camera and how Adobe Photoshop can also be used to produce a final image. You will also view and discuss images from some of today's most prominent artists and photographers to learn how and why they make their images.
PLEASE NOTE: This workshop does not include darkroom work. Please provide your own camera and removable memory card.
June 17-21, 2013 (Day Camp Only)
For campers entering grades 6-9
(If you are entering grades 8 or 9 in the Fall, you may register for the High School Summer Art Studio Camp if you wish to stay in the campus dorms as a resident camper).
Instructor: Dan Moore
Dan Moore is a 2000 graduate of UW-Green Bay in Communication and the Arts. He works for UW-Green Bay’s Division of Outreach and Adult Access as a graphic and website designer, photographer and videographer.
As a landscape photographer, Dan specializes in scenes from the National Parks, having photographed over 100 National Parks sites. He has exhibited work at Art Street, Arti Gras, the Northern Waters Gallery and more. Dan’s enthusiasm for photography extends beyond his own work to helping other learn to “see” with their cameras and express their own view of the world.
Daily Class Hours:
- 8:30 am - 4:00 pm Monday - Thursday
- 8:30 am - 3:00 pm on Friday (The Final Exhibition Show will be from 3:00-4:00pm. Campers will be dismissed when the show has concluded).
Commuter Camp Fee:
- $269 (includes instruction and a camp t-shirt)
- Lab Fee $30
A NOTE ABOUT SUPPLY LISTS: The supply list linked to each class are suggestions. You are not required to purchase everything on the list. These supplies can be purchased at an art supply store OR at craft stores, e.g. Michael's, Hobby Lobby, Ben Franklin, Walmart. Tradewinds, of Green Bay, will pre-package your supply orders and will deliver them the first morning of camp. More information about this service will be described in your supply list letter. Minimal supplies are actually needed for most classes and others are suggested to enhance the 'experimental' aspect of the class. Please call or e-mail us if you have questions.
Campers must select TWO classes -
Other Classes Available Include:
- Ceramics: Introduction to Wheel Throwing for Raku Firing
- Walk on the Wild Side: Wildlife Illustration
- Cartooning and Comic Book Illustration
- Exploration with Acrylics
- Fashion Design
- Beyond the Cover: The Fine Art of Book Making
- Mosaic Masterpieces
- From Junk to Jewelry