PHTG 316 - Photographic Practice I

Introduction to professional camera systems and professional photography practices in the studio and on location including electronic lighting, lighting styles and tabletop sets, camera movements for perspective and control, quality of light, studio lighting techniques for figure including H&S, 3/4 , full length and group compositions product photography, backgrounds – choice and lighting, quality of light and shadow, introduction to photographic illustration – design and composition, lighting for figure, corporate portraiture and beauty while engaging the student in the exploration of professional photographic practices.

Course Credits:


Course Prerequisites

All required 200 level Photography major courses or consent of the Chair in consultation with the instructor as appropriate. Student must have completed 20 credits at the 100 level.


A20170Gaucher, John
8:30am - 12:50pm room: 455