Photography and Image
Documentary Film Studies
5 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 30,0 T + 30,0 PL + 3,0 OT
The students should acquire critical, technical and artistic skills, understand the photographic picture, in all its dimensions and develop their own creative visual discourse.
The early days of photography;light and image properties; Image capture and perception; the stenopeic picture; photosensible surface; latent image; the law of reciprocity; the photometer; introduction to laboratory practice; photometry and sensitometry; camera and shutter; lenses and diafragm; filters and colour temperature; the 3 lights model.
1. Diagnostic tests per class T(25%)
2. Ex 1(10%)
3. Ex 2(15%)
4. Ex 3(30%)
5. Attendance, punctuality and participation (10%)
First attempt, Re-sit and Supplementary assessment period: Ex1(10%); Ex2(10%); Ex3(20%);Exam (60%)
Method of interaction
a. Traditional face-to-face lectures.
b. Face-to-face practical classes.
c. Practical field classes
Software used in class