Academic Catalogs

Photography (PHOT)

PHOT C1053 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Basic Non-Laboratory Photography  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

Fundamentals of black-and-white, color, and digital. Includes basic information on lenses, filters, film, lighting methods, flash systems, and other accessories. Includes application of lighting, composition, design and color theory, with shooting sessions and critiques. Recommend students use SLR or DSLR camera. This course is identical to ART C155. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

PHOT C1081 Unit (18 lecture hours)  
Digital Photography for Travelers  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU.

Introductory course in shooting techniques and photographic management methods necessary for successful travel photography. Basic skills such as shooting night scenes and scenic panoramas, and using professional effects to take more accomplished interior and exterior photographs will be covered. Includes brief history of the digital camera and discussion of some basic computer, printer, or publishing output options as well as suggestions for simple image manipulation. Student shall provide own digital camera. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.