Ever wonder what all those little symbols mean on your camera’s dial? Like to know how to access all the menus, and what to do once you’re there? This quick course will help you learn how to operate your compact “point and shoot” camera while giving you tips on how to get the best images possible. Students are encouraged to bring their cameras with them as well as the owner’s manual.

Schedule for the Fall 2011 Semester


Title: Compact "Point and Shoot" Camera Basics

Dates: Tuesday, Thursday, October 4, 6, 2011

Time: 6:30 p.M.–8:30 P.M.

Where: Destrehan

Registration: Pre-register by contacting St. Charles Parish Public Schools Community Education Department at 985-785-7268.

Tuition: Cost of this two-session course is $75 plus $16 for course textbook (purchased from the instructor on the first day of class).

Materials Provided: N/A

Course Text: Through the Lens—A Field Guide to Digital Photography.