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Title : 4.341 Introduction to Photography (MIT)

Description : This course combines practical instruction, field trips, group discussions, and individual reviews intended to foster a critical awareness of how images in our culture are produced and constructed. Student-initiated term projects are at the core of this exploration of the relationship of image to language and issues of interpretation and personal history. Besides, this course also offers practical instruction in basic black and white techniques, digital imaging, fundamentals of camera operation, lighting, film exposure, development and printing. Course provides opportunity for continued exploration.

Fromsemester : Fall

Fromyear : 2002

Creator :

Date : 2003-08-14T11:04:34+05:00

Relation : 4.341

Language : en-US

Subject : Practical instruction

Subject : Field trips

Subject : Group discussions

Subject : Individual reviews

Subject : Images in our culture

Subject : Photography

Subject : Visual arts program

Publisher : MIT OpenCourseWare

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