|| AR20830 |
|| PHOTOGRAPHY 2 |
|| 2001/2002 |
|| Mr Christopher Webster |
|| Semester 1 |
| Course delivery
|| Seminar || 3 Hours |
|| Tutorial || 9 Hours |
|| Practical || 198 Hours |
|| Portfolio || || 100% |
The curriculum of Photography 1 plus: special projects in photography. Teaching is by tutorials with the emphasis on the use of methods and materials and the acquisition of techniques and the practicalities of exhibiting.
provide the groundwork for the student to begin to competently and confidently approach image capture and reproduction.
encourage and guide the student in creative photographic applications through set briefs, workshops and tutorials.
reveal the possibilities of photography as a medium of document, reference and creative imaging.
introduce an extended aesthetic appreciation of the medium.
encourage a greater independence and decision-making in relation to creativity.
encourage a greater involvement in the area of photography at all levels.
work towards creating a portfolio of prints of a sound technical, individual and progressive nature.
demonstrate an awareness of the basic techniques of black and white photography including : -
using 35mm cameras
properties of black and white films
demonstrate an awareness of fundamental darkroom/printing procedures including : -
cropping and degree of enlargement
burning in, dodging and shading
properties of resin coated papers
paper processing procedures
basic toning procedures
demonstrate the use of studio/artificial light in basic lighting arrangements.
begin to define the nature of the photographic image in relation to : -
a) a given theme
b) characteristics of process and its contribution to consequent image
the use of working through : - a) observed photography
b) directed photography
the use of fibre-based papers and processing procedures.
the use of working with colour film.
an investigation of a given theme in greater depth with consideration given to approach, techniques used, subject matter and reasons for choice.
compile a portfolio of prints on a chosen theme