MM 142 Digital Photography

Course Description:

This introductory course explores digital photography in digital darkroom studio projects. Project assignments are created with direct camera work and methods of image capture, manipulation, enhancement, synthesis and derivation. Students acquire facility with digital cameras, computers, and image-processing software and peripherals. Projects and critiques stress image making as documentary and narrative visual communication for graphic design and multimedia applications. Studio, laboratory and location exercises and assignments are required. Assigned readings and research address technical, aesthetic, rhetorical, technological and ethical implications of the contemporary digital darkroom and images.

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