Ótica Aplicada

Fotografia
4 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 TP + 2,0 OT

Lecturer
- Rui Manuel Domingos Gonçalves

Prerequisites
Basic knowledge of geometrical optics.

Objectives
The students should be able to deal with problems and solve them for obtaining quality optical systems used in photography.

Program
1-The role of lenses in photography.
2-Requirements for Optical photography.
3-The formation of images using simple optical systems.
4-The formation of images using compound lens systems - its performance.
5-Geometric and colour aberrations.
6-The speed of lenses.
7-Stray light in the images.
8-Resolving power of lenses and imaging systems.
9-Depth of field and depth of focus.

Evaluation Methodology
Students are evaluated by their performance in class and written tests at the end of the semester.

Bibliography
- F. Ray, S. (1994). Photographic - Lenses & Optics. New York: Focal Press
- F. Ray, S. (1994). Technology & Imaging Science. New York: Focal Press
- F. Ray, S. (2002). Applied Photographic Optics. New York: Focal Press
- Gonçalves, R. (2015). Sebenta de Óptica Aplicada - Foto. ESTT-IPT: UDMF-ESTT-IPT

Method of interaction
Lectures exploring the concepts related with the construction of quality images.
Experimental work.

Software used in class
Not applicable