Digital Photography I
This course provides theoretical, technical and an aesthetic foundation in digital photography. Students learn technical camera usage and principles of design through assignments that focus on concepts of photographic composition. Lab exercises and demonstrations develop skills using Adobe Lightroom Classic CC and Adobe Photoshop CC to process and enhance images for digital output and presentation. The works of contemporary photographers will be presented as a means of familiarizing students with current trends and techniques. Assignments are designed to develop critical thinking and creative problem-solving skills and encourage independent thought.