Digital Photography

This course provides instruction in digital photography, emphasizing the relationship between new digital imaging processes and color photographic techniques. Assigned reading and class discussion will address contemporary issues in art and digital photography. Examination of the functions of light and color, crucial elements in the context of image capture, will be central to the course. Assignments will require the generation and alteration of digital photographs, with some emphasis on montage techniques. The course includes instruction in camera operation, scanning processes, lighting, image editing software, digital workflow, and output for print.