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ART 240 A: Intermediate Photomedia I

Meeting Time: 
TTh 11:30am - 2:20pm
Location: 
ART 110
SLN: 
10486
Instructor:
Ellen Garvens
Ellen Garvens

Syllabus Description:

ART 240      

Process, Experimentation and Research
for pre-Photomedia Majors

Fall 2019 
T TH 11:30 -2:20 
Ellen Garvens         elgarv@uw.edu 
office: Art 133 
office hours: 10:30 -11:15 (email in advance if possible)

Learning Goals: 

  • increase your understanding of light and photography.
  • introduction to historical and contemporary materials and processes in photography.
  • increase your knowledge of photographic equipment: cameras, scanners and printers. 
  • learn from experimentation in the field of photography.
  • to push yourself with the assignments given – embracing failure, different approaches and process.
  • to clearly articulate ideas, questions and observations about your own and other students’ work.
  • to develop ways to think creatively, critically, analytically. 
  • increased understanding of your own potential as an artist.

On line resources for fine art photography:
http://www.1000wordsmag.com/   
http://www.1000wordsmag.com/anton-kusters/
http://iheartphotograph.blogspot.com/
http://reframingphotography.com
http://seesawmagazine.com/index.html
https://www.lensculture.com

Some good photography themed magazines:  
Aperture
Foam
Good websites:
Lensculture.com
Lenscratch.com
Technical resourses:
Lydia .com
Creative live
Phlearn free  photoshop videos

see updated syllabus under Files

Catalog Description: 
Includes studio projects examining the expressive and conceptual uses of alternative photographic materials and techniques. May include and introduction to photography, large format, and studio lighting. Prerequisite: ART 140.
GE Requirements: 
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
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Last updated: 
May 8, 2019 - 4:00am

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