INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY

COM* 158

An introduction to digital photography that builds on the fundamental
principles of light, exposure, color, and composition. Students will learn about
the transition from capturing images on film to acquiring images with digital
scanners and cameras; computer-based imaging hardware and software; camera
handling and creative controls; file formats and management; image editing
and manipulation; and, electronic options. Students must own a 4 mega pixel
(or greater) digital camera with manual, aperture priority and/or shutter
priority exposure modes.