ROP Education Center
385 N. Muller Street, Anaheim, CA 92801
(714) 502-5800


Digital Photography

Digital Photography is a capstone course that will further advance and train students in the field of digital photography.  Students will use skills learned during their introduction to digital photography to compose images related to specific field of photography such as product, fashion, still life, portraiture, fine art, landscape and architecture.  Students work to refine their photographic skills in relation to image analysis, composition elements, exposure and research in careers within photography. Upon successful completion students will develop a portfolio that is designed to showcase an advanced knowledge of the technical skills relating to shutter speeds, aperture settings, depth of field, and studio/ natural lighting.  In addition, students will work on projects designed to mimic those that they would receive in a real world application. 


  • Industry Sector: Design, Visual, and Media Arts
  • Grade Level: 10-12
  • Prerequisite: None
  • Class Hours: 180
  • Work-Based Learning Hours (WBL): Eligible
  • Level: Capstone
  • Articulation Agreement Details: Fullerton College (2016-2017, 2018-2019)
  • Meets UC/CSU A-G Requirement: F - Visual & Performing Arts (1 year required)
  • Certifications: ROP Career Pathway Completion Certificate
  • Class Location(s): Brea Olinda HS, Magnolia HS
  • Notes:

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    This course integrates the California Career Technical Education Model Curriculum Standards, which are aligned to the Common Core State Standards. Instruction reinforces core skills in reading, writing, speaking, listening, and mathematics. Course instruction emphasizes career ready behaviors in communication, ethics, interpersonal/team skills, critical thinking and problem solving, safety, technology, and employability skills.