Digital Photography

Counselor helping young girl adjust her camera outside on a beautiful summer day.


Updated: Grades 5-8 Co-ed Digital Photography

June 22 through June 26, 2020

9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.



This camp is now being held online as a Distance Learning Camp. Start taking the best possible photos on your mobile devices by learning how to see the world around you as a photographer does. You will learn how to search out the best lighting and subjects for your photos and create narratives within your frame. This digital course will cover the rules of composition, mobile editing, and how to best showcase your finished product. This course will prove that photography is not always about having the fanciest equipment, but about having the best technique. 

Tech requirements –  For Class: students can use the laptop, tablet or device of their choice using an internet connection capable of streaming video and sound

For photos: mobile device or tablet that can take photos and also download the free Adobe Lightroom app.

Instructors: Dr. Katie Madden


Rocklin native Katherine Madden holds a Ph.D. in Critical Studies from the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California. She also holds an M.A. in Critical Studies from the University of Southern California and a B.A. in Film and Media Studies with a minor in Education from the University of California at Irvine.

Dr. Madden joined the Jesuit High School faculty in 2016 and teaches Digital Photography, Digital Filmmaking, and Art of Film. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, photography, and most of all, spending time with her husband, son, parents, and her three older brothers and their families.