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GDES 1B19
Photography for Communication
0.50 Credit(s)
Studio
The focus of this studio is digital photography as it is integrated into the practice of communication design. Students will be introduced to photographic basics: camera function, lens and filter selection, exposure, lighting, basic studio techniques and post-processing/image management in a digital environment. Students will learn to evaluate the effectiveness of images in relation to specific messages. Lectures, demonstrations and a series of assignments will build students’ skills in camera and image control. Students will require access to a digital or 35 mm camera.
Anti-requisite: Students who have taken GDES 3B84 Introduction to Photography may not take this course for further credit.
Notes: Please take special note that this course has material fees associated with it.
Required for Advertising and Graphic Design students.
Course was last updated May 12, 2014 - 11:37 AM