Jan 25, 2022  
Whittier College Catalog 2021-2022 
    
Whittier College Catalog 2021-2022
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ART 200 - Digital Photography I


This course explores the processes, practices, and concepts of fine art digital photography giving students and introduction to the breadth of creative possibilities currently made available via digital technologies. Students will become acquainted with the computer, digital SLR camera, and various post-processing software programs like Lightroom and Photoshop while exploring a variety of creative and conceptual assignments. Students will formulate creative solutions for their class projects through the marriage of technical skills, conceptual originality and aesthetic interests. Projects are designed to draw upon the breadth of contemporary photographic practice while class discussions and readings will consider the social, cultural, and political implications of the camera.

Pre-req: Students who have taken Art 204 are not permitted to enroll

in Art 200 due to the content overlap. They may enroll in

Advanced Digital Photography, Art 300.
3 credits



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