Tompkins Cortland Community College

ART 112 - Photography II


A continuation of the study of black and white photography as a technical craft and an expressive artistic medium. Topics include an overview of photographic history, the work of contemporary photographers, use of studio electronic flash, introduction to medium and large format cameras, use of fiber paper, and the production of student portfolios. Emphasis is on the development of personal vision and the exploration of the creative applications of photography. Note: An adjustable 35mm camera is required. A limited number of cameras are available on a rental basis from the Photography Department and the college bookstore. Prerequisites: ART 111; MATH 090 and RDNG 099 if required by placement testing; ENGL 099 or prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ESL 120, 121, and 122 (or prior completion of ESL 103) if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.) Fall semester.