This course is designed as an introduction to the field of photography. Topics include an historical introduction to photography,legal and ethical issues related to photography, and career opportunities in the field of photography. Using a DSLR camera, students learn photographic composition techniques to effectively create photographic images. Students use Photoshop to learn how to correct and manipulate digital images. They read to broaden their knowledge of photography and videos are viewed to further their understanding. Students complete various projects, their photos are submitted to school publications, and a final presentation display completes the course.