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eSyllabus Palo Alto College COMM1318 003 2012 Spring Course: Section: Term: WALSH, LLOYD lwalsh@alamo.edu Photography I (first semester, journalism emphasis) 80130 3 3 Department: Instructor: Phone: Email: OfficeLocation: Course Title: CRN: Lec. Hrs. per wk: Lab. Hrs. per wk: Credit Hours: Introduction to the basics of photography. May include film and digital camera operation, techniques, knowledge of chemistry, and presentation skills. Emphasis on design, history, and contemporary trends as a means of developing an understanding of photographic aesthetics. Semester Hours: (3 -3- 1/3) Cross-Listed With: ARTS 2356 (fine arts emphasis) Course Description (e-catalog): Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0301 PREREQUISITES, CO-REQUISITES and OTHER REQUIREMENTS: No Text Book Required but recommended: Photography London 10 edition in the bookstore at Palo Alto This is a digital and film photography Art and Communications course. My best advice is wait till after we meet on the first day before going out to get your supplies. I have plenty of suggestions for getting the materials inexpensively. in the mean time read about the two types of camera you'll need and if you don't have one or the other or both then start asking friends and family to see if they might have one you can borrow for the semester. Supply List Mandatory: -35mm SLR (single lens reflex) or rangefinder camera with manual over ride and a light meter. If you're not sure what to get what till class starts, you won't need it right away. I can help you find a used one and they're not too expensive. You're best bet is to ask around to see if a friend or relative has one they can loan you for the semester. Digital Camera: SLR is the best but very expensive, point and shoot digital camera is less expensive, a cell phone camera could work as well for the assignments (in other words use what you have but if you feel compelled to then go out and buy a digital slr or a smaller digital camera with manual controls). Again, if in doubt wait till we meet before deciding what to get, I'll be more than happy to help you pick a camera. You won't need a camera the first week of classes. TEXTBOOKS (including ISBN#) and REQUIRED MATERIALS/RECOMMENDED READING: 2/22/2012 Page 1 of 7
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Palo Alto College COMM1318 003 2012 Spring Course: Section: Term: Flash Drive to store digital assignments (at least 4 gigs) a memory card for your digital camera that you can dedicate for only class assignments. Film: Kodak: T Max 400 or Tri-X or Ilford HP 5 plus (Black & White 35mm) -get 8 at 36 exposures per roll **Make certain that the film you get is not C-41 process** Paper: Black and White printing paper (8”x10”- 100 sheets). -Ilford Multigrade rapid RC paper
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2012 for the course ACCT 167 taught by Professor Leung during the Spring '11 term at Mt. SAC.

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