PHO 232 Professional Portraiture

3 Credit Hours • 67.5 Contact Hours (Lecture/Lab Combination)

Prerequisite: ART 144 (Grade of C or higher)

This course covers the technical and aesthetic aspects of studio and location portrait photography. Course topics include lighting ratios, lighting styles, location lighting, small system flash, light modifiers for portraiture, metering, composition, equipment and posing. Career paths in the field of portraiture such as weddings, environmental, editorial and studio portraits are covered.