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College of Art and Design
Non-Credit Bearing Photography & Imaging Courses


Click on the names of the following currently offered courses to view details.

High School Teacher Workshop (May 17, 2019)


This workshop is dedicated to making a photo book in one day. Participants bring a number of images that will end up being a finished book. Hard copies can be ordered from several different print-on-demand web presses. The goal of this class is to have high school teachers leave with the skills to teach their own lesson in the creation of a photo book.

Program fee:

Free Registration



Digital Photography for High School Students (July 8-12, 2019)


Each day during the weeklong workshop, offered since 2015, high school students receive a lecture on a range of topics such as light, contrast, color, direction, and other elements. Following the lectures, students are sent around campus to make effective and interesting photographs where the subject of the lecture plays an important role in the image.

Program fee:

$400 before May 1, 2019

$450 after May 1, 2019



Photojournalism Workshop for High School Students (July 15-19, 2019)


The hands-on photojournalism workshop is designed for high school students who have a strong desire to transform their pictures from simple snapshots into effective and interesting storytelling photographs. Students will spend five intense days of instruction using RIT’s state-of-the-art facilities. The workshop includes multiple shooting field trips, group critiques, and one-on-one sessions with faculty culminating in the production of a book highlighting students’ work produced during the week.

Registration for this workshop is closed.