This course focuses on gaining control of all photographic variables, while attempting various creative assignments. The use of manual controls is emphasized, along with the capture and processing of .RAW image files. Course assignments involve defining a point of view, emphasizing figure versus ground, storytelling, portraits, and the use of artificial light. Instruction also covers the RAW workflow, Photoshop for photographers, monitor calibration, and printmaking.
Prerequisite: X 438.9 Introduction to Digital Photography or equivalent experience; an advanced knowledge of general photography and access to a digital camera.
April 4 - June 6