University of Technology Sydney

88305 Photography 1: Documentation




This subject introduces the basic principles of camera and darkroom work in black and white photography. It involves an exploration of photography as a medium of observation and documentation. This is done through an examination of the genres of photo reportage and social documentary photography. Students are introduced to the basic principles of composition, 35 mm manual SLR camera functions, film exposure and development, and print enlargement.

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Summer session, City campus

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