PHOTO 341 Advanced Studio Photography

3 credits, Fall

Emphasizes professional studio photography techniques. This course focuses on individual photographic work while further developing students’ technical mastery and aesthetic quality. Students pursue various methods of image making that include editorial, commercial and advertising, and fine art with an emphasis on studio and location lighting techniques and imaging methods. This course further develops students’ skills in camera operation, post-production image manipulation, digital and analog printing processes, and professional practices. Medium- and large-format analog film cameras and darkroom techniques are introduced. Students develop a professional quality portfolio for presentation in print and online. Students will need to purchase supplies/materials for this course.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in PHOTO 241 OR PHOTO 242