Introduction to Photography
General Catalog Course Title:
Introduction to Photography
Terms Offered:
Spring 2008
Fall 2008
Spring 2009

This course will use the visual vocabulary of the digital camera as a way to record, respond and create. Students will gain technical mastery over the camera, image workflow, image editing, printing, and other forms of presentation. Exposure to the history and to the most current trends of the medium will broaden students' understanding of how photographs speak. Topics of discussion will include lighting, timing, creating a sense of place, and building a narrative structure.

For more detailed information about classes, please visit the UC Berkeley Online Schedule of Classes.