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PHOTO 372 Advanced Portrait Photography

Units: 3 - 4

Hours: 36 hours LEC; 54 - 108 hours LAB

Prerequisite: PHOTO 320 with a grade of "C" or better

Transferable: CSU

This course is designed to give students an in depth understanding of portraiture. Topics include: techniques of lighting and posing, working with groups and individuals, use of appropriate cameras and films, professional ethics and business strategies. Students may work with digital or traditional cameras. The class includes: lectures, lab time,
on-location field trips, exams, a journal, and a portfolio geared toward a professional presentation.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO #1 use studio lighting equipment