Photography and media arts

The CCE visual arts program offers interactive courses for the budding to experienced artists, from classic to modern techniques, in the areas of: photography, drawing, painting, woodwork, steelwork, ceramics, textiles and more.

Through the ANU School of Art and with the support of the ArtsACT this program offers classes in most of the visual arts.

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3D animation for beginners

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Want to learn how to create animation like Pixar and Dreamworks? This course teaches you the fundamentals of 3D animation using Maya, one of the most highly-used packages in the industry. You will choose a basic idea for an animation and learn the steps required to create it.

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Amr Tawfik TBA 6-9pm 13 $ Join our mailing list

An introduction to video effects

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Learn from scratch, how to film and compose your won special effects or create motion graphics using Adobe After Effects. Make Matrix-like scenes, give people super powers and much more!

Teacher Date Day Time Sessions Fee Enrol
Amr Tawfik 18 July Tuesday 6-9pm 13 $440 Enrolments closed

Create your video and film project

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Interested in shooting films, music videos, documentaries, YouTube videos or even home movies? Covering all the basics from scriptwriting, filming, editing, all the way to sharing it on YouTube or Vimeo – discover your inner film producer!

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Amr Tawfik 19 July Wednesday 6-9pm 13 $440 Enrolments closed

Darkroom colour printing

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Participants will be supported to pursue colour printing in a darkroom environment. Technical instruction will be offered with an emphasis on developing work in a focused environment.

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Marzena Wasikowska TBA 10am-2pm 8 $ Join our mailing list

Digital photography: Introduction

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Want to learn the fundamentals of using your digital camera including ISO, aperture and shutter speed, understanding depth, focusing modes and lenses? Then this is the course for you!

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Marzena Wasikowska 3 August Thursdays 6-9pm 13 $440 Enrol now

Digital photography: Intermediate

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Take your digital SLR photographic images to the next level with this course focussing on composition, image production, post production and visual communication.

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Marzena Wasikowska 2 August Wednesday 6-9pm 13 $440 Enrol now

Digital photography: Advanced

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Confident with your digital camera, using Photoshop and have you completed Digital photography - Intermediate or its equivalent? Push your camera and editing skills to a whole new level of artistic creativity. Your camera will love you for it.

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Marzena Wasikowska 31 July Monday 6-9pm 13 $440 Enrolments closed Join mailing list

Street Noir: Intermediate night photography

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Discover the thrill of image making using the city street after sunset as your backdrop. Over three evenings, discover how to capture atmosphere, movement and enigmatic qualities of Canberra at night, as well as learning the art of light painting.

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Lynn Smith 14-16 September Thur-Sat 6-9pm 3 evenings $195 Enrol now

Timelapse photography

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Stop people in their tracks with this artistic course - covering everything you need to know to create timelapse photography from camera settings, exposure, equipment, cinematography, importing and compiling in the computer.

Teacher Date Day Time Sessions Fee Enrol
Amr Tawfik 17 July Monday 6-9pm 6 $295 Enrolments closed

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