Digital Photography 4
6 ECTS; 2º Ano, 2º Semestre, 30,0 PL + 30,0 TP + 5,0 OT
- Álvaro Francisco Magalhães Teixeira
a)Developing a workflow for fashion,beauty and advertising photo shoots.
b) Demonstrate to students advanced concepts of digital retouching of skin human applied to fashion and beauty work.
c)Developing methodologies for creating fictional photographic images.
1- Advanced techniques of human skin retouching
Uniformity of skin tones;
Adjustment layers and their masks;
Colour and contrast control;
Sharpening and image sizes.
2- Production of photographic images of fictional reality.
Adobe® CameraRaw®: Batch developing of RAW files;
Workflow configuration for studio photo shoots in tethered mode;
Cutting with vector techniques;
Advanced selection techniques;
Highlights and shadows concepts on photomontage;
The assessment is obtained through 2 individual presentations, document texts (30%) and practical works (50%), and attendance (20%).
The student is approved with 10 values or more.
Only students with a minimum of 7 values in the assessment process regular will be admitted to exam.
The exam is divided in two parts, a theoretical (37,5%) and practical examination (62,5%).
- Fuqua, P. e Hunter, F. Light, Science & Magic, An introduction to photographic lighting. .: Focal Press
- Evening, M. (2018). Adobe Photoshop CC for Photographers 2018 Edition. New York: Focal Press
Method of interaction
Software used in class
Adobe® Photoshop® CC®
Adobe® Bridge® CC®
Adobe® Lightroom® CC®