VIC 162◊ Digital Photography

3 credits

Last Update Effective: 8/21/16

Basic principles of digital photography, including equipment selection and use, image processing and output. Composition, exposure, and an overview of photography, as a commercial and artistic medium. A Digital Single Lens Reflex (DSLR) camera is recommended, but not required. The digital camera, provided by the student, requires a manual setting and a minimum of ten mega pixels to complete the course objectives. Students create a digital portfolio of work. Adobe Photoshop Creative Suite and Macintosh Computers and will be used for photographic production. It is recommended that students have a working knowledge of PC or Mac computers.

Laboratory: 6 hours

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