HU 140 Basic Photography

This course is designed to introduce students to the art of black and white silver based photographic capture and printing. This is the fundamental means that all photographic processes relied upon until the advent of digitally based photography. Topics to be discussed will be cameras and their functions, composition and design, light and exposure, darkroom procedures for developing film and making prints. Emphasis in this course will be on aesthetic exploration of the media and personal artistic expression. NOTE: 35mm cameras are available for student use. Contact Hours: (2,2)