Using 35mm SLR cameras, students will learn baseline camera controls and techniques to create narratives that communicate conceptual ideas. The class covers film types, camera formats, the Zone System of Photographic Tone Control, film development, and silver-based printing. Extensive lab and studio time is provided during the class. At the end of this course, students will have illustrated, through a portfolio of images, an understanding of the technical, creative, and darkroom components of the medium.
15 rolls of black/white film, photographic paper making materials
Students are expected to cover the cost of materials, estimated to be around $210.
Note: Students are expected to have their own 35mm Manual Function SLR camera, which is not included in the cost of materials.
ON CAMPUS COURSE
8:00 AM – 11:45 AM
*Registration Deadline: December 31