Jan 20, 2021  
2020-21 Catalog 
    
2020-21 Catalog
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ART 150* - Basic Photo I


5 CR

Introduces basic camera handling, developing, printing, and composition with black-and white film. Students should own a camera with manual exposure control and must supply their own film, and photographic paper. Requires four hours lecture, two hours lab per week.

Course Outcomes
  • Operate a manual exposure camera.
  • Determine the correct exposure settings for a variety of subjects.
  • Process exposed black and white film into negatives.
  • Operate an enlarger in the making of black and white contact sheets and prints on photo paper.
  • Identify basic rules of picture composition.
  • Evaluate photographs in terms of its technical control.
  • Evaluate photographs in terms of its visual content.
  • Articulate their motivations, conceptual intent, and feelings about the work they present in critique.
  • Offer constructive criticism to their classmate about the work they present at critique.


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