2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Jan 22, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

ARTS 3330 - Documentary Photography


Prerequisite: ARTS 1102  or ARTS 1110 .  This course examines the use of documentary photography as a tool for the visual analysis of contemporary issues. Students will explore genres and the history of documentary photography, ethics, planning the documentary, negotiation and interviewing (both oral and photo elicitation), tips on using the camera in the field and behavior on site, picture editing and layout. Through the development of short and long-term photographic bodies of work and the discussion of both classic and contemporary documentary photography works, students will develop a mature understanding of the practice. 3 credits.