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Forensic Photography I

FSA101 - 40.00 Hours

Price shown is for commissioned Texas peace officers or non-commissioned personnel employed by a Texas law enforcement agency. Additional fees will apply for out of state and others.


  • Details
    2/26/2018 - 3/2/2018
    Pasadena TX
    LS  FSA101  78
  • Details
    3/26/2018 - 3/30/2018
    Denton TX
    LS  FSA101  80

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 423-8433 or to get the latest schedule.


Forensic Photography 1Capturing evidence and documenting the crime scene through skilled photography techniques is crucial to a proper criminal investigation. This course will address the basic concepts of photography and their application to professional crime scene documentation. Course instruction will be through lecture, case review, and practical exercises.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements Texas Forensic Science Academy Forensic Photography Course #40053.


Please fax documents to (979) 862-2788 or send an email to two weeks prior to class start date.


  • Must be licensed or certified peace officers with a current commission or non-commissioned personnel assigned to investigate/process crime scenes


  • Digital SLR camera
  • Electronic flash



  • Camera instruction manual
  • Tripod
  • Cable release
  • Extra batteries for camera and flash
  • Laptop computer and photo card reader (for photo review)


Camera and film selection +Camera operation +Common photographic errors +Crime scene photography +Digital photographic processes +Evaluating light +Photographic equipment +Photography in law enforcement +Standards for digital evidence +Utilizing depth of field


  • Law enforcement and non-commissioned personnel assigned to crime scene investigation

Education Credits

  • 4 CEUs

Contact Information

Law Enforcement and Security Training
Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Tollfree: (800) 423-8433

Other Information


Payment Options
  • Credit Card - Complete online registration or call (979) 845-6677
  • Purchase Order - Complete registration form and send to or fax to (979) 862-2788
  • Check - Complete registration form and mail to: TEEX - LAW, P.O. Box 40006, College Station, TX 77842

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