ART 211 Overview
This course will explore basic technical and aesthetic considerations of digital photography, image editing and printing with Adobe Bridge and Photoshop. Students will become proficient in the use of a digital SLR camera and basic location lighting techniques. Students will demonstrate (through their work) technical comprehension of the tools of a digital camera including shutter speed, aperture, exposure metering, ISO, white balance, and digital capture modes. Students will craft their own digital workflow method using Adobe Bridge and Photoshop and understand differences between JPEG vs. RAW files, bit depth, resolution, interpolation, sharpening and more. Class discussions and projects will focus on portrait, environmental landscape and documentary themes in photography.
- 3.00 Credits