BUSINESS AND LAW DEPARTMENT
TO CAMERAS AND COMPOSITION
Prerequisite: None | Lecture: 3 hours. CSU 3 UNITS
Course covers basic information in the use of cameras, lenses, film and
exposure to produce good photographs.
(CAN ART 18)
Prerequisite: None | Lecture: 2 hours, lab 3 hours. UC:CSU 3 UNITS
Supplies: Students must provide own 35-mm camera, film and paper.
This introductory course is for students without photographic training
who do not plan to major in photography. Basic camera and photo laboratory
techniques are studied to enable students to communicate through photographic
statements. Acceptable for credit: CSUN:Art 250.
Prerequisite: Photo 10 | Lecture: 2 hours, lab 6 hours. UC:CSU 4 UNITS
Provides theory and practice of contemporary use of the camera; training
in projection control; includes special effects procedures with an emphasis
on creative thinking and idea preparation and execution.
Prerequisite: Photo 11 | Lecture: 2 hours, lab 6 hours. CSU 4 UNITS
Offers a study of advanced photographic techniques theory, chemicals and
formulas necessary to the creative photographer. Includes special effects,
such as solarization, texture screens, controls of lighting, infrared
TO COMPUTERIZED DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY
Prerequisite: None | Lecture: 2 hours, lab 3 hours. CSU 3 UNITS
This course is an introduction to digital image processing. Software used
will be Adobe Photoshop. Topics will include tools selection, Processes
channels, layers, filters, sharpening, unsharp mask, despeckle, modes,
filters, type effects, levels, curves, ethics.