PHO 234 View Camera/Lighting Technique

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

Prerequisite: ART 138 or PHO 101 or PHO 120 or PHO 121; and MAT 050 or MAT 060 (Grade of C or higher)

Instruction in the use of large format cameras and strobe lighting for product photography is the focus of this course. Topics include: types of large format cameras, view camera movements for depth of field and perspective control, lighting ratios, special lighting techniques, light modifiers, bellows factors, and the specific methods of lighting different objects and surfaces such as glass and metal.