ART 254 Advanced Digital Imaging • 5 Cr.
Building on knowledge and skills gained in either ART 150 or ART 154. Explores technical, aesthetic, and conceptual considerations that are driving digital imaging in the 21st century. Prerequisite: ART 150 or 154. Basic computer skills and ownership of a DSLR recommended.
After completing this class, students should be able to:Control their digital cameras Understand how cameras and light interact and apply that knowledge to improve photographs. Demonstrate comprehension and effective use of relevant software for the production of their work. Demonstrate advanced camera and software control in order to create digital images rather than straight photographs. 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.