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January


Class 1 - Tuesday - January 13

Monitor meeting at 5pm, Tuesday January 13th in room 1030.

Introduction, overview of course (Syllabus), accounts, logging onto computers.

Survey Student experience

Give and go over assignment number one
Assignment Assignment 1 - Painterly Imagery and Straight Photography
due Thursday January 29

Give and go over reading number one

Light and Lens: Photography and the Digital Age, Robert Hirsch, Focal Press, 2008.
Adobe Acrobat .pdf format - Jerome Library - Electronic Reserve
pp 62-63, 77-85, 87(start with Shutter)-90
Ignore digital references


Class 2 - Thursday - January 15

Lecture History of Photo
Lecture Analog photography



Class 3 - Tuesday - January 20

Finish Discussing Basic Analog Photography
Reference/Discuss Reading One, Due today

Show film scanner

Show organizing with bridge



Class 4 - Thursday - January 22

DEMO Basic photo functions in Photoshop

Work time assignment 1

Class 5 - Tuesday - January 27

Work time assignment 1

Class 6 - Thursday - January 29

DUE Assignment One, critique

February


Class 7 - Tuesday - Feb 3

DUE Prints for Assignment One, short critique

Low end digital cameras, student tech, cameras in arc

Give assignment 2, History Revision and Basic Digital Photography

Give reading 2:
Light and Lens: Photography and the Digital Age, Robert Hirsch, Focal Press, 2008.
Adobe Acrobat .pdf format - Jerome Library - Electronic Reserve
PP 64-76, 85-87, 90-98


"Pedro Meyer's Documentary Fictions,"Metamorphoses, Photography in the Electronic Age, Jonathan Green, Aperture, 1994.
Adobe Acrobat .pdf format - Jerome Library - Electronic Reserve



Class 8 - Thursday - Feb 5
Demo/Lecture
Basic digital functions on camera
View examples
Bidge to upload


Class 9 - Tuesday - February 10


Discuss reading
Work time, assignment 2
Class 10 - Thursday - February 12
Work time, assignment 2



Class 11 - Tuesday - February 17


DUE Assigment 2, Citique
Give Assignment 3, Photographic Truth and High End Digital
Give reading from Wm Mitchell, Reconfigured Eye



Class 12 - Thursday - February 19


Due: Prints from Assignment 2, short critique

DemoHigh end digital cameras



Class 13 - Tuesday - February 24

Camera raw and Bridge

Review, high res images

Work time, Assignment 3


Class 14 - Thursday - February 26

Printing on Epson

Discussion, Part I The Reconfigured Eye (Mitchell)


March


Class 15 - Tuesday - March 3

Sharpening in Raw

Discussion, Part II The Reconfigured Eye (Mitchell)

Work time, Assignment 3


Class 16 - Thursday - March 5


Work Time, Assignment 3




Tuesday March 10, Spring Break

Thursday March 12, Spring Break


Class 17 - Tuesday - March 17

DUE
Assigment 3 Citique



Class 18 - Thursday - March 19


Finish Critique, Assignment 3
DUE
Prints for Assignment 3, short crit
Give Assignment 4, The Mundane and Cell Phone Cameras
Give reading, The Death of Photography



Class 19 - Tuesday - March 24

Work Time, Assigmnet 4



Class 20 - Thursday - March 26

DUE
Discuss reading, The Death of Photography
Work Time, Assigment 4



Class 21 - Tuesday - March 31

Work time, Assignment 4

April


Class 22 - Thursday - April 2

Due Assignment 4, critique
Give Final and discuss


Class 23 - Tuesday - April 7

Finish Assignment 4 Critique
Due Prints for Assignment 4, short critique
Due Final Contracts
If time allows, student meetings about final. Otherwise, meet on April 14



Class 24 - Thursday - April 9

Work Time, Final



Class 25 - Tuesday - April 14

Student meetings about final contracts
Come to class prepare to work on final



Class 26 - Thursday - April 16

Work time, Final



Class 27 - Tuesday - April 21

Presentaion Demonstration
Work time, Final



Class 28 - Thursday - April 23

Work time, Final


Class 29 - Tuesday - April 28

critique Final Project Due - Critique Part I



Class 30 - Thursday - April 30

critique Final Project Citique Part II





May 4 - May 8

Finals Week

Individual conferences by appointment



Please note

This Schedule is subject to change during the course and the instructor will notify students of changes.