May 25, 2019  
College Catalog 2018-2019 
College Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHO 272 Documentary Photography

Credits: (3)
This course allows students to investigate a range of topics and issues typical to the photojournalist. These may include: legal and ethical issues, news, spot news, portrait and action photography, travel imagery, picture editing, photography and writing, digital imagery and the extended documentary project. Class is designed to provide a solid introduction to the work of the photojournalist. Class time will include lecture, demonstration, critique and hands on digital lab instruction. Writing and reading assignments as appropriate to this discipline are part of this course. Students must have a digital SLR camera. Prerequisite(s): PHO 150  and ART 142 ; recommended: PHO 160 .