Professional Photographic Training

FDI OFFERS AN EXTENSIVE RANGE OF PHOTOGRAPHY AND IMAGE PROCESSING COURSES AND WORKSHOPS THAT ARE CUSTOMIZED TO MEET EACH CLIENT’S EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS.

Hands-on Exercises → Proficiency Test → Certification

Ensuring Quality and Consistency

Imaging System Packages

FDI’s complete imaging system packages are designed to ensure everyone involved in capturing images utilizes the same procedures, thereby ensuring that every image meets the required quality and consistency.

Along with basic field photography training, students can also receive instruction on the following topics:

  • Wireless remote viewing and controlling a camera from a cell phone or tablet
  • Geotagging images with GPS metadata to sync with google maps
  • Using reflectors, deflectors, and external light sources to control light

FDI and Veterans Curation Program

Since 2009, FDI has been working as a contractor for the US Army Corp of Engineers, St. Louis District, administering and overseeing digital imaging for all the Veterans Curation Program facilities and staff.

FDI provides hands-on training to every veteran technician and lab manager that has participated in the program. Additionally, FDI performs weekly remote quality control review of every image and submits weekly situation reports.

Technical Photography 2
Professional Photographic Training 11

Online Book: Artifact Photography Guide

Artifact Photography

Workshops and Courses

FDI offers an extensive range of photography training and image processing courses and workshops customized to meet your specifications and requirements.

  • Basic Photography Class

    Designed for the beginner with an emphasis on understanding the basic principles of photography.

  • Intermediate Photography Workshop

    Perfect for individuals with a general understanding of photographic principles.

  • Advanced Photography Workshop

    Specifically for individuals whose job requires them to be proficient in photography.

  • Night and Flash Photography

    Learn how to capture great images in low light situations.

  • Macro Close-up Photography

    Understand and learn how to capture detailed images of small objects.

  • Basic Image Processing

    An introduction into image processing using Adobe Photoshop and other software.

  • Advanced Image Processing Workshop

    This course is designed for students who are familiar with Adobe Photoshop software. Learn advanced methods and applications which can be applied for image enhancement, analysis, and comparisons.