4.344 / 4.345
Advanced Photography and Related Media

Prerequisites: 
UG: 4.341 or permission of instructor, G: 4.342 or permission of instructor
Enrollment: 
Limited to 20 (based on portfolio)
Required of: 
Design minors

U: 4.344; G: 4.345

Fosters critical awareness of how images in our culture are produced and constructed. Covers a range of experimental techniques and camera formats, advanced traditional and experimental black-and-white darkroom printing, and all aspects of digital imaging and output. Includes individual and group reviews, field trips, and visits from outside professionals. Topical focus changes each term; coursework centers on student-initiated project with emphasis on conceptual, theoretical, and technical development.

Additional work required of students taking the graduate version.

Students from various disciplines are encouraged to enroll. 35 mm and digital SLRs, medium formats and more cameras are available for checkout.