ART 154 Introduction to Digital Photography • 5 Cr.
Introduction to digital photography as a means for artistic exploration and expression. From camera basics, to using appropriate hardware and software, to conceptual and aesthetic considerations, students develop a digital workflow. Recommended: Basic computer skills.
After completing this class, students should be able to:Control their cameras Understand how cameras and light interact and apply that knowledge to improve photographs. Demonstrate comprehension and effective use of relevant softwares for the production of their work. Synthesize form and content using the language of design to create successful images. Evaluate the photographs of influential photographers as well as those of other members of the class. Reflect on, evaluate, and articulate their own process and intent in making their photographs.