Advanced Photographic Technologies (DACA7961)
- 15 (0.125 EFTS)
- This course aims to broaden students’ knowledge and skills and provides opportunities for project development in the more advanced use of digital photographic equipment. It is designed to examine the photographer’s role in image production within contemporary practice, covering a variety of diverse and complicated assignments.
- Pre-requisites / Co-requisites:
- Students must be admitted to the Bachelor of Creative Enterprise programme to enrol in this course.
- Topics include:
Topics may include but are not limited to
Fundamentals of Medium format photography and workflow
Fundamentals of using monorail studio camera
Creative use of flash/strobes, lights, tripods, reflectors and backgrounds
Health and safety procedures in the studio, risk assessment on location
Safe working procedures when working with professional electronic flash in the studio and on location
Professional working practices, through group work and management of roles in the formal studio 'set-up'
Still life and the constructed photograph
Architectural structures, both interior and exterior
Compliance and copywriting issues
Teamwork in project development
Moving image using DSLR cameras
Lighting and directorial strategies for group and tableaux photography
Professionalism in the photographic industry
- Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
- There are no classes on public holidays.
- Note: Currently, this course is not offered for any programme.