Photo I is an introduction to the foundations of photography. Technical skills will be learned through camera work, lighting, and traditional darkroom practices. Conceptual, aesthetic, and critical skills essential to understanding photography's broader role in contemporary art and society will be learned through assignments, readings, discussions, lectures, gallery visits, and group critiques.
Prerequisites: Open to Firstyears and Sophomores. Juniors and Seniors by permission of the instructor and should add themselves to the waitlist.
Instructor: Van Beckum
Distribution Requirements: ARS - Visual Arts, Music, Theater, Film and Video
Semesters Offered this Academic Year: Fall; Spring
Notes: Meets Production requirement for CAMS major.