Acadia Senior College

Course offerings

Becoming a Better Photographer

Robert Thayer

Site: Camden National Bank, 1316 Route 102, Town Hill.
Description
What makes a photograph worth hanging on the wall or sharing on Facebook? The first step in becoming a better photographer is to recognize what makes a good image. Next you must apply that knowledge to your own work. As you develop the skills to capture this vision you will become a more satisfied artist. In this course we will look at the elements that make a good image. We’ll study the works of the masters and analyze our own images. Come prepared to share your photographs and to give and accept constructive criticism.
About the instructor

Bob taught high school science for 30 years and has been a park naturalist for over 30 years. Throughout this time he has been a professional photographer. His photographic interests are in capturing the natural environment, but he also has interests in everything from portrait to abstract photography. He has written several books on Acadia National Park and has many published images. Throughout his career Bob has had a particular interest in producing multimedia programs.

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