Mar 29, 2020  
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ART 148 - Professional Digital Photography

5 Credits


Learn the fundamentals of professional digital photography. This class will focus on portrait and flash photography techniques as well as business principles of professional photography.



Course Note Students must have a camera with manual exposure controls for aperture, shutter speed, ISO.
FeesAD CF

Designed to Serve All students interested in digital photography in an artistic and/or commercial context.
Active Date 20170622T08:34:53

Grading System Decimal Grade
Class Limit 24
Contact Hours: Lecture 33 Lab 44 Worksite 0 Clinical 0 Other 0
Total Contact Hours 77
Degree Distributions:
AA

  • Humanities Area II
  • Performance

PLA Eligible Yes

Course Outline
Exposure (Aperture, Shutter Speed, ISO)

Manual Camera Control

Composition Techniques and Theory

Flash Photography Concepts and Techniques

Portrait Photography

Photography Business Basics

Organizing Photos in Adobe Lightroom

Editing Photos in Adobe Lightroom

Advanced Photo Editing in Adobe Lightroom



Student Learning Outcomes
Produce images using manual exposure control camera that exhibits evidence of appropriate use of elements of exposure.

Produce images using manual exposure control camera that exhibits evidence of effective use of natural and artificial light.

Communicate effectively using appropriate vocabulary for discussing, evaluating and critiquing photographs.

Execute proper basic digital photography workflow.

Develop appropriate vocabulary for discussing, evaluating and critiquing photographs.

Develop a basic marketing plan for freelance photography work.



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