If you are looking for a Fall course in Photo, we have just opened the following courses:
PHOT 2001: LIGHT & STUDIO
Fall, Tuesdays at 11:50
COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course introduces students to the basics of lighting for studio and location photography. The principles of lighting, including temperature, sources and lighting styles, are also covered. Students explore issues relating to lighting through a range of studio and location exercises.
PHOT 4010: LANDSCAPE: SITE AND PLACE
Fall, Tuesdays at 8:30
COURSE DESCRIPTION: This studio course explores the representation of place and the artist’s relationship to landscape through the lens. Our interactions with the environment will be examined, addressing such issues as sustainability and human interactions with the land in local, global and cultural terms along with our responsibility as artists in today’s world. Projects by artists working in these areas will be studied and students will develop work with an emphasis on defining social and political objectives and the refinement of personal working strategies.
PHOT 3014: RECONSIDERING DOCUMENTARY
Fall, Fridays at 11:50
COURSE DESCRIPTION: This studio course will consider documentary photographic practices in the context of a post-modern image culture. Focusing on frameworks for documentary practices provided by assigned readings and a study of practitioners, the issues of cultural and social representation and working with communities will be examined. Focus on the impact of digital technologies and the blurring lines of fact and fiction will lead to discussions of new strategies for making socially relevant photographic images today. Students will undertake projects in relation to the ideas presented and discussed.