I. Catalog Course Description
Prerequisites: ART135 or 141
Covers artificial lighting techniques and theory; strobe equipment, hotlights and
electronic flashes. Students produce a portfolio of work demonstrating
knowledge of these techniques.
II: Course Objectives
- To learn advanced techniques for camera operation in black and white photography, including introduction to a large format camera and portrait lighting in a studio setting.
- To broaden the student’s understanding of photographic imagery.
- To develop greater technical skill and knowledge about darkroom techniques for photographic enhancement and manipulation.
- To experiment with creative darkroom techniques such as sabattier and reticulation.
- To encourage an environment of experimentation and imagination.To encourage an environment of experimentation and imagination.
III: Course Linkage
The mission of the AA Degree Program in Fine Arts is to provide knowledge and skills for creative expression, personal enrichment, and the foundation for a career in the Fine Arts.
Upon completion of this course, it is expected that students will have:
- Developed their creative capacities.
- Participated in at least one cultural or artistic activity, such as a visit to a gallery or museum or attendance at a community art lecture or event.
- Developed an appreciation for the arts.
Scheduled ART-235 classes:
There are currently no ART-235 classes scheduled for this term.