Tompkins Cortland Community College

ART 212 - Digital Photography


This course emphasizes the production of creative photography in a digital environment. Topics include use of a digital camera, image manipulation using Adobe Photoshop, scanning, and digital printing. The works of digital photographers are studied in the context of contemporary photography. Students are required to have an adjustable digital camera with manually adjustable aperture and shutter speed settings. Please check with the instructor for more information on recommended cameras. A limited number of digital cameras are available from the Photography Department to rent. 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 and spring semesters.