Eyes like a shutter, mind like a lens! Capture your world through a different Life.Changing. view in the Photography Transfer Pathway at Indian Hills!

Campus Ottumwa Campus
Entry Term All Terms
Length of Program 6 Terms (18 Months)
Diploma/Degree  Associate of Arts Degree (A.A.)


Are you interested in photography and using technology?  Perhaps you would enjoy developing a business and expressing your creativity for clients through photography? Then pick up a camera and let’s get to shooting! Our program will introduce you to the topics and courses that will help develop your understanding of photography for a Life.Changing. future using your creative talents with a camera!


What you will learn:
  • Learn to see the world though the eye of the camera
  • Learn about styles of photography and the history of photography
  • Learn to use a digital camera
  • Learn to shoot photos in a variety of settings
  • Shoot photos for a variety of professional purposes:  Wedding/Event, Portraits, Landscape, Commercial, Journalism
  • Learn editing and manipulation of photographs
  • Learn about successful methods presenting of photographs
  • Create a professional portfolio of photographs


Ready to take your education to the next level? Check out the details below to see how our courses at Indian Hills Community College will help you get on your way to a Life.Changing. career as a Professional Photographer, a Photo Journalist, or an Artist/Graphic Designer!


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Got Questions? Don’t stress. Just ask Jennifer!

jenniferJennifer Boyenga, Program Director, Fine Arts
Indian Hills Community College

525 Grandview Avenue Ottumwa, Iowa 52501

(641) 683-5111, ext. 1812 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 1812
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