This course is open to all students. Upper levels require a satisfactory grade in the previous class. The student will learn to use the computer as a design-making tool. Students will also create many of the commercial images that drive our market economy. Students will demonstrate an understanding of light, composition, color and visual impact. Historical aspects of photography will be learned and utilized in the production of images.

Using digital computers and state of the art computer software students will learn how to plan and produce photographic compositions. Using Adobe Illustrator, students will create original images. This course provides the foundation for digital capture of persons, places, and things to create larger products and documents. This skill is vital in visual communications in print and on the web.

Student art work is displayed through out the year with exhibitions at Howard Young Medical Center, Marshfield Clinic and at the Spring Arts Gala.