Digital Imaging (PHG-E42)
The class will provide students with an overview of the creative opportunities in digital SLR photography. We will begin with a look at the hardware of digital photography, the digital SLR camera. We will discuss camera settings and how to safely download and store images on the computer. The fundamentals of composition will be explored and followed with demonstrations of software options for use in your digital darkroom. Basic photo manipulations like cropping, corrections and resizing will be explored. Finally we will take a look at home printing.