PHTG 101 - Photography

This course introduces the fundamental principles and techniques of contemporary photography and emphasizes creative approaches to digital image making. Students will investigate the principles of photographic processes and methods, and learn to effectively apply their ideas through practical experience. Technical information regarding cameras, photographic equipment, image processing and digital printing will be addressed. A variety of topics will be introduced through a series of lecture-demonstrations, a including exposure, cameras and lenses, digital imaging and output.

NOTE: Students will be responsible for the cost of printing. A digital camera is recommended but a film camera may be used. Students will be responsible for cost of film and off campus film processing. All cameras must have the capability for user selection of independent manual aperture and shutter speed settings. Formerly PHTG 115. Students may not receive credit for both courses.

Course Credits:

3

Course Prerequisites

None.

Fall

SectionCRNInstructorSchedule
A20289Kern, Mitch
Monday
2:00pm - 6:20pm room: 456
B20593Waddell, Justin
Thursday
2:00pm - 6:20pm room: 456
C21412Mansolino, Ann
Friday
2:00pm - 6:20pm room: 456

Winter

SectionCRNInstructorSchedule
A30276Kern, Mitch
Monday
2:00pm - 6:20pm room: 456
B30599Mansolino, Ann
Thursday
2:00pm - 6:20pm room: 456
C31024Waddell, Justin
Friday
2:00pm - 6:20pm room: 456