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ARTS 1161 Photography I (Fall/Spring: 3 )


Course Description

This course is an introduction to 35mm black and white photography, with particular emphasis on exploring the potential of the photographic image and its related light-sensitive materials. Topics to be covered include exposure, film development, printmaking, and mounting for presentation. Class time will be devoted to slide lectures on the work of historical and contemporary visual artists, critiques of student work, and darkroom demonstrations. Students will have weekly photographing and printing assignments, and a final project portfolio. This course requires additional work outside of class time.


Instructor(s): Karl Baden, Charles Meyer and Sharon Sabin

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: Lab fee required. Camera required. Some of Karl Baden's classes will meet on Wednesdays evenings.


Last Updated: 07-Dec-13