Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

ARTS 3170 Digital Photography

Prerequisites: ARTS 2020

3-0-3

This course will explore digital technology for its potential to push photography's aesthetic and conceptual boundaries. Fundamental photographic theory and its contexts within visual culture will be discussed. This course will explore the basics of digital equipment, encoding a practical introduction to digital photo editing and digital printing. In addition to basics in composition, exposer, aperture, shutter speed, and lighting, students will learn about different file types and how to use them effectively for editing with photography software.

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