Photography on Location

Prerequisites: Black and White Photography I or Basic Digital Photography. 42 classroom hours.

PHT 160 A : Mon | Full Summer

In this class students have the opportunity to shoot in a variety of locations while being supervised by their instructor. Students will research historical and contemporary photographs made in similar types of locations in order to inform the work and understand their subject. Some of the location shoots include the industrial ruin of the Carrie Blast Furnace, street photography in city neighborhoods and writing with light and flash photography in a city park. Class time will be split between field trips to locations, lab time, instruction on Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop, and critiques. This class is open to any camera format and students may work in the darkroom or the digital lab. Students need to provide their own transportation. Additional course fee: $70.