Photography 2A increases student competency in photography by instruction in the use of digital and medium to large format analogue cameras. Flash photography and studio lighting are demonstrated. The history of photography as a documentary medium is investigated through a series of illustrated lectures. The photographic series as a presentation form, and the use of colour are explored through two set projects, developing the student's capacity to produce a coherent sequence of photographic images. Regular group critiques and individual consultation with the lecturers foster the exchange of ideas and provide feedback on student progress.
|Unit name||Photography 2A|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Dr. Martin Walch
Dr. Martin Walch
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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- Use of digital and/or analogue cameras and digital editing tools to manipulate photographic imagery for the production of photographic artworks.
- Document and evaluate technical experiments, decision-making and conceptual exploration of a self-directed thematic, through a process of critical analysis and reflection.
- Create a series of photographic images exploring colour as an expressive form that document formulated ideas and concepts generated through a set project and a self-directed thematic.
- Identify and follow WHS practices relevant to photographic techniques, materials, equipment and work spaces.
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FFR110 or FSH111
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
FSH211 AND FSH281 AND FSH282 AND FSH212
Weekly studio sessions (3 hours) that comprise of technical workshops, studio lectures, group learning activities and individual studio time.
There is an expectation of at least an additional 3 hours independent practical work in the studio weekly (13 weeks, including an Independent Study Week).
Task 1: Presentation (10%)
Task 2: Critique (30%)
Task 3: Artist statement, 300 words (10%)
Task 4: Folio of works demonstrating iterative approaches to a brief (30%)
Task 5: Journal and folio of process pieces (20%)
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