ARTS 119 - Introduction to Photo Media
This is a survey course that will acquaint students to the narrative power of low tech digital technology and analog photographic techniques. Students will be introduced to the darkroom, shooting film and processing black and white prints. In an addition there will be workshops constructing pinhole cameras and creating photograms. Basic digital technology will be implemented to produce digital images and short films.
Students will be introduced to the history of the photographic medium through a series of lectures and participate in class critiques.
Students will be charged a V & PA lab fee upon registering for this course.
Program of Liberal Studies (PLS) Designation: AP
Anticipated Terms Offered: Periodically