Photographing Architecture and Interiors
This course introduces the tools and techniques used in photographing architecture, interiors, renderings, plans, design boards, and scale models.
What you can learn.
- Learn how to photograph architecture, interiors, and scale models
- Understand basic compositional and lighting techniques
- Focus on the history of architecture in photography
About this course:A study of the basic techniques of the medium as a powerful tool for the designer, as well as those interested in pursuing a career in architectural photography, this course introduces the tools and techniques used in photographing architecture, interiors, renderings, plans, design boards, and scale models. Using digital cameras, participants create compelling descriptive images that best show their work through the assignment and critique process. Lectures focus on the history of architecture in photography up through the medium's current trends. Demonstrations cover basic compositional and lighting techniques. This course is equivalent to Cal Poly Pomona INA 560.
Fall 2019 Schedule
These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.
Due to the prevalence of digital technology in today's shelter publishing and printing industries, using Photoshop to manipulate imagery is integral to the process; students must have access to a digital camera and Photoshop.
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required.