Digital Photography 1

Photography
6 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 PL + 30,0 TP + 10,0 OT

Lecturer
- Miguel Duarte Antunes da Silva Jorge

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
The purpose of this course is to provide the students with basic knowledge of photography that will allow them to understand the basic notions of Digital Photography, image capture and edition.

Program
1st semester: Processes for the creation and manipulation of digital images using the software Adobe CS5.

2nd semester: digital camera operation techniques
- photometry for digital photography
- colour temperature
- digital noise control

Evaluation Methodology
Continuous assessment: practical exercises, class performance and attendance.
Theoretical/practical tests.

Bibliography
- Evening, M. (2010). Adobe Photoshop CS5 for Photographers. New York: Focal Press

Method of interaction
Theoretical-practical classes supported by practical exercises. Laboratory practices fostering the photographic research and student autonomy.

Software used in class
Adobe Photoshop CS4