University of Technology Sydney

80218 Expanded Image Studio: The Moving Image

12cp; 1hpw (screening), 2hpw (tutorial), 3hpw (workshop). To comply with health advice from NSW Health, the planned delivery of this subject for Spring 2021 has been adjusted. Activities planned for campus in the first 4 weeks of session are being moved online. Activities for the remainder of the session will be scheduled on campus only if the public health situation permits face-to-face learning in available teaching spaces.
Requisite(s): 80065 Critical Image Studio: Image Activism and Documentary Practice AND 80066 Expanded Image Studio: Post Photography
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses.
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.


This subject involves an exploration of the moving image and its particular relationship to photography; it focuses on what it means to give an image duration. Students gain an understanding of the origins of the moving image and study its history, with a particular focus on how it is deployed in contemporary art. The subject introduces principles of videography and lighting, audio, editing and post-production, export and display.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus

Detailed subject description.

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