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Photography I (ART140)

3.0 Semester Hours

This course serves as an introduction to the art of black and white, 35mm film photography. The student is introduced to basic darkroom techniques including film processing, enlarging, finishing and presentation. This course is made up of both lab and lectures, is designed to emphasize basic aesthetic grammar of photography, and provide a historical and critical context for visually analyzing and creating photographs.

Note: Students are required to have their own SLR 35mm film camera with interchangeable lenses and manual settings. Cameras are available to checkout by photography students. For more information please call the Photo Lab Coordinator, 630-466-2287.

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