NTSB Training Center offers accident site photography course

The National Transportation Safety Board has announced the upcoming Accident Site Photography Course, to be held October 19-21, 2015, at the NTSB’s Training Center in Ashburn, Virginia.
The course will provide a comprehensive overview of photographic procedures and techniques focused on transportation accident investigation documentation. Over three days of the course, topics presented will include:

  1. principles of digital imaging, including camera usage, elements of exposure, and lighting;
  2. advanced accident site photography, including, positional references, authenticity, and photo reality; and
  3. digital image processing, including, file types, image size, and image correction.

Students will have the opportunity to practice the skills they learn through a hands-on wreckage documentation exercise.