ARTS111N: Photography & Digital Imaging I

Class Program
Credits 3

This course covers the technical and artistic aspects of photography and digital imaging. Topics include camera operation, exposure, composition, and lighting with emphasis on the technical and artistic sides of photography. Through assignments in photographing nature, scenery, people, sports, and existing light and through the study of the styles of many renowned photographers, students will begin to develop their artistic sense and photographic vision. The lab component will use photo editing software to manipulate and composite images. Students must have access to a camera with manual settings for apertures and shutter speeds.