FA 210 Photography, 3 credits

A course in basic photographic skills including manual and automatic exposure, manual and auto focus, understanding how the camera's light meter can be misinterpreted and other specifics of digital camera technology. The course will also include instruction on how to handle compressed as well as RAW camera files. A basic introduction to Photoshop will also be covered to allow students to refine, retouch and manipulate the digital images. Advanced amateur cameras will be available to share with other students.