HU 125 Elements of Photography

This course is designed as a survey course to introduce the student to the tools, techniques and aesthetic nature of this visual medium. This non-lab class explores photography as a tool for documentation, expression and exploration of many aspects of modern life and individual interests. Photography is a broad discipline that includes applications in business, science and art, as a hobby or a profession. This class will take a real world look at how to use photography effectively in whatever area one chooses. Topics will include film and digital cameras, lenses, flash, color films and processing, filters and special effects, composition and general shooting techniques. Contact Hours: (3,0)