Photography A.S.

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Turn your passion for photography into a career

The Photography A.S. degree at Onondaga offers an artistic program that builds a strong technical foundation, encourages creative exploration, and addresses photography's place in the evolution of communication.

What You'll Learn

In this program, you’ll use hands-on experience to learn basic disciplines of black and white photography, color photography and theory, digital imaging, and studio lighting effects.

Where You'll Go

There is a world of exciting opportunities awaiting photography graduates. Some graduates enter the workforce and secure jobs as stock photo researchers or photo studio assistants. Many of our graduates choose to transfer to a four-year program at highly respected schools of photography, and work toward careers as commercial photographers, portrait designers, or fine art photographers.