Photography

Photography I will permit students to use the camera as a means of making aesthetically satisfying images. The student learns the complete black and white photographic process from inception to completion. The translation of creative ideas into fine, finished black and white photographs is a course objective. Conceptual development and creative exploration of the photographic medium will be stressed in the student's work. 

Photography II will examine the process and the art form of Digital Photography. Students will examine the compositional and technical aspects of the digital photographic image. This will be a basic course that will explore some basic processes of photographic software, computer hardware as well as output options. Students will learn the value of exposure controls and various compositional concepts. Conceptual development and creative exploration of the photographic image will be stressed in the student's work.