Students who complete Photo 1 will have a strong foundation and understanding in how to capture high-quality images and prepare them for distribution. Students will understand and be able to appropriately use the technologies associated with digital photography and production. Students will become proficient in Adobe Photoshop so that they will feel comfortable editing and manipulating images to produce a final product. Also, students will recognize the difference in specifications needed for proper results in various output formats. As a result, students will know how to best share their photographs in a wide range of formats, from print to online-based presentations. Students will leave the class possessing the skills necessary to create great photographs, from the initial concept to the final product.