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Digital Photography, Advanced

Digital Photography, Advanced

Visual & Performing Arts

Development of proficiency with photography techniques continues with this course. More advanced composition and lighting situations are explored. Student’s gain more advanced working understanding of digital photography technology and how this relates to the art of digital photography. Contemporary and historic photographs are critically examined and understandings applied to students’ work. Students are able to focus on particular subjects of interest for projects.  The production and presentation of a portfolio of projects is required. This course is especially recommended for students intending to pursue arts and photography education and careers beyond high school. Particular emphasis is placed on the production of a refined body of photographic work or a portfolio for admission to post-secondary art programs.  Digital SLR Camera is required. Photo editing software with layer is required. GIMP is an open-source digital editor and is recommended. Adobe Photoshop is highly recommended.

Prerequisites: 
Intermediate Photography or equivalent skills
Duration: 
1 Semester