ART*340*10 Description

Photography Intensive

This course examines the production and pertinent concepts of photographic based images. The curriculum is primarily centered on camera based work, while allowing for the exploration of other methods of photographic image creation such as scanners, cell phones, and copiers. Technical instruction and principles of composition are employed to form an understanding as to how the construction and manipulation of photographic images implicate form and meaning. Contemporary photographic based image-makers are examined through screenings, readings, and lectures. 5 contact hours per week. Prerequisite(s): ART 251, ART 261, ART 271, ART 281, or ART 291