Digital Photography
Hands on experience focused on learning how to express yourself visually using industry standard equipment and software.

Field Experiences

May include:

  • Phoenix Art Museum
  • Desert Botanical Garden
  • Phoenix Zoo
  • ASU - Polytechnic Campus
  • ASU - Walter Cronkite
  • Mesa Arts Center
  • Downtown Mesa
  • Local photography studios
  • Regional & State SkillsUSA competitions
Every other year we take a group of students to New York City for a hands on field experiences to apply their skills. Our next trip will be in the 2019-2020 school year.


Technical Skills


  • Manual operation of dSLR cameras
  • Speedlights
  • Bridge CC
  • Photoshop CC
  • Lightroom CC
  • Studio lighting
  • Website Portfolios


Site Based Experiences & Service Learning Opportunities

  • Headshots for student groups
  • Performing Arts events
  • Athletic events
  • Pictures with Santa at feeder elementary schools
  • Food photography with Culinary


Amanda Cline

Photo 1

Nicholas Gratzl

Photo 1, 2, 3, AP

Julie Nau

Photo 1

Industry Certification

Adobe Certified Associate

Course Sequence

Intro to Digital Photography

Digital Photography

Advanced Digital Photography

AP Studio Art