Our innovative lab offers hands-on learning where students will explore fundamental skills in photography.
In Photography class, students learn the fundamentals of photography and digital imaging. This course is part of the Communication Technologies strand of the Media, Design and Communication Arts cluster of the CTS curriculum.
The photography classes are divided into three levels.
At level 1 students will learn Visual Composition, Media, Graphic Tools, Photography Introduction, Exposure and Digital Processing.
At level 2 students will learn Media Impact, Raster Graphic 1, Composition, Communication, Darkroom Techniques and Lenses.
At level 3 students will learn Raster Graphic 2, Photojournalism, Color, B/W Techniques, Outdoor, Digital Processing 2 and COM Project E.
Students enrolled in photography courses will have access to SLR digital cameras, tripods and a variety of lenses. Students must be prepared to spend time planning, collecting and preparing subjects for images.
Students will practice their skills by completing a variety of photographic assignments at home and school.
Get in TouchFather Mercredi High School 455 Silin Forest Rd Fort McMurray, AB, T9H 4V6 Phone: (780) 799-5725 Fax: (780) 799-5740
To report attendance General Inquiries
Ms. Lisa Miller
Mrs. Kirsten McConnell
Mrs. Jamie Beaton (extension 5416)
Mrs. Trudy Finnson (extension 5512)
Classroom Support Teachers
Christa DeMerchant (extension 5413)
Jennifer O’Brien (extension 5415)
Science & Technology Centre
FNMI Aboriginal Liaisons
TrudieAnn Plamondon (extension 5477) Grade 10-12
Kayla Aikins (extension 5516) Grade 7-9