Introduction to Photography
2011 - 2012
Taught by David Arnold, taken freshman year at Nevada Union High School, 2011-2012. Introduced various elements of photography and basic photographic techniques.
2012 - 2013
Taught by David Arnold, taken sophomore year at Nevada Union High School, 2012-2013. Built on the concepts learned in Introduction to Photography, with a focus on individual projects.
2013 - 2015
Taught by David Arnold, taken junior and senior years at Nevada Union High School, 2013-2014 and 2014-2015. Continued on with Intermediate Photography’s work, with an emphasis on both individual projects as well as class projects to benefit the school.
I specialize in macro and landscape photography. I am also proficient in portraiture, food, and experimental photography.
I am experienced in digital photography, with a specialization in using Canon DSLR cameras. I also have experience with traditional silver gelatin darkroom photography and film processing, as well as proficiency in vintage cameras and film formats. I also have lots of experience with shooting modern analog SLR cameras.
Awards, Honors and Experience
Exhibition - Evening for the Arts
My work has been presented and sold during our school’s annual Evening for the Arts student art showcase and sale for the past three years.
I helped set up and run a photo booth at last year’s Evening for the Arts exhibition, complete with live editing of photographs and email delivery to participants.
J205 Photography Club
I was co-president of J205, my high school’s student-run photography club, during my senior year in 2014-2015. We focused on introducing others to photography, completing group projects and experiments, and planning photography-related field trips and events.
Photography Blog / Portfolio
I run my own photography blog at www.codycapella.wordpress.com, where I share my photographic experiments and write articles related to my photography. I also maintain a portfolio of my work on my website at www.codycapella.com/photography.html.