Photography for Communication
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. Students with credit in GDES-1B19, GDES-3077, GDES-3B84, GRPH-2A05 may not take this course for credit.