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PHOTO 1, Introduction to Photography   3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This non-laboratory course is an introduction to photography including camera techniques and artistic considerations. Using 35mm format and natural light, students shoot digitally or with slide films for specific assignments emphasizing exposure, depth-of-field, composition, and image quality. A 35mm Single Lens Reflex camera (film or digital) with manual focus and exposure capabilities is required.

2976   8:00a-9:20a MW   BUS 133   Myers A D

2977   9:00a-12:05p F   AET 204   Slowinski R

Above section 2977 meets at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

2978   9:00a-12:05p Sat   BUS 133   McDonald S D

2979   9:30a-10:50a MW   BUS 133   Myers A D

2980   9:30a-10:50a MW   DRSCHR 115   Gregory C M

2981   9:30a-10:50a TTh   BUS 133   Hovey I H

2982   9:30a-10:50a TTh   BUNDY 339   Mangus E P

Above section 2982 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

2983   11:15a-12:35p MW   DRSCHR 115   Mangus E

2984   12:45p-3:50p M   DRSCHR 115   Sanseri J D

2985   2:30p-5:35p T   AET 204   Thawley J

Above section 2985 meets at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

4399   6:00p-9:05p T   HSS 105   Mohr C D

4400   6:30p-9:35p M   AET 208   Shamel A M

Above section 4400 meets at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

4401   6:30p-9:35p T   AET 204   Thawley J

Above section 4401 meets at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

4402   6:30p-9:35p W   HSS 103   Shatto M M

4403   6:45p-9:50p W   BUS 133   Norris W H

4404   6:45p-9:50p Th   HSS 105   Gregory C M

PHOTO 2, Basic Photography Lab Techniques (2,2)   2 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Photography 1 (Concurrent enrollment allowed).

This introductory lab course prepares students for general specialization in photography. Black and white exposure techniques, development controls, printing techniques, and film exposures are included. Specific shooting and printing assignments explore a variety of natural light situations and shooting challenges. Weekly lectures support practical supervised laboratory periods. Required for photography majors.

2986   12:00p-3:00p F   DRSCHR 127   Mohr C D

   3:15p-4:20p F   BUS 133   Mohr C D

2987   12:15p-3:15p W   DRSCHR 127   Jones R L

   3:30p-4:35p W   BUS 133   Jones R L

4405   6:00p-9:00p T   DRSCHR 127   Jones R L

   9:00p-10:05p T   BUS 133   Jones R L

PHOTO 4, Portrait Photography   3 units

   •   Prerequisite: Photography 2.

This professional course covers theory and practical applications of portrait photography. Assignments and lecture material emphasize lighting ratios, shadow placement, pose, camera angle, and characterization. Studio work with traditional tungsten light sources is stressed as well as use of natural light situations. Required for photography majors.

2988   8:00a-10:05a T   DRSCHR 115   Shatto M M

   8:00a-11:00a Th   DRSCHR 127   Shatto M M

2989   9:00a-12:05p Sat   DRSCHR 127   Lopez M

   12:15p-2:20p Sat   BUS 133   Lopez M

PHOTO 5, Digital Asset Management, Modification and Output    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Photography 1.

An introduction to digital camera exposure methods in various lighting conditions, image processing, basic color theory, color management, and various digital output techniques for both color and black & white imagery. Students are required to use outside commercial lab services and must furnish an approved digital camera with removable lenses (DSLR) which is capable of capturing in the Camera Raw format. A knowledge of basic computer functions is essential.

2990   8:00a-11:05a T   BUS 131   Norris W H

2991   9:00a-12:05p Sat   BUS 131   Tshing M

2992   12:00p-3:05p W   BUS 131   Lowcock F E

2993   2:30p-5:35p Th   BUS 131   Sanseri J D

4406   6:00p-9:05p F   BUS 131   Hesketh J C

PHOTO 6, Advanced Commercial Photography   8 units

   •   Prerequisite: Photography 3 and 4. • Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in Photography 50 or 51.

This comprehensive class spans a broad range of commercial, industrial, and design applications. Assignments and lecture material include architectural, fashion, catalog, advertising, food, and pictorial illustration photography. Technical challenges include working with studio strobe lights, background controls, gels, and light control accessories such as soft boxes, umbrellas, grids, various reflectors, diffusion panels, minus lighting, etc. Required for photography majors.

2994   2:30p-4:35p TTh   BUS 133   Jones R L

   7:50a-11:00a M   DRSCHR 110   Mohr C D

   7:50a-11:00a T   DRSCHR 110   Lopez M

   7:50a-11:00a Th   DRSCHR 110   Jones R L

   7:50a-11:00a WF   DRSCHR 110   Leng B P

PHOTO 7, Advanced Portfolio Development (3,3)    3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Photography 6.

This class provides the advanced commercial student with the opportunity to develop work to a professional level under the supervision of a faculty adviser on a one-to-one basis. Study facilities as well as color and black and white laboratory privileges are available to the student in support of this portfolio work. Assignments are designed by the student with instructor approval. Admission by interview only.

2995   Arrange-9 Hours    BUS 120H   Jones R L

PHOTO 13, News Photography    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Photography 1.

This survey course in basic news photography is designed for journalism or photography majors and students interested in having work published in magazines and newspapers. Students learn basic camera and storytelling techniques, photocomposition, and picture layout principles. A 35-mm single-lens reflex camera with manual focus capability is required. Photography 13 is the same course as Journalism 21. Students may earn credit for one, but not both.

Photography 13 is the same course as Journalism 21. Students may earn credit for one, but not both.

2996   12:45p-2:05p TTh   LS 117   Burkhart G J

PHOTO 14, Photography for Publication (3,3)   3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Journalism 21 or Photography 13.

This advanced course provides an in-depth study of photojournalism with an emphasis on creation of photo story ideas, photo essays and feature photos for publication. Photo editing and layout for newspapers, magazines, and online publishing will be covered. Students will comprise the staff of the campus newspaper, The Corsair, and online publications. This course may be repeated once for credit. A 35-mm single-lens reflex camera with manual focus capability is required. Photography 14 is the same course as Journalism 22. Students may earn credit for one, but not both.

Photography 14 is the same course as Journalism 22. Students may receive credit for one, but not both.

2997   9:30a-10:50a TTh   LS 117   Burkhart G J

   Arrange-3 Hours        Burkhart G J

PHOTO 29, Video Production for Still Photographers    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Photography 3.

This class is designed to provide the intermediate photography student with the skill set to produce video content in tandem with still photography. This course covers preparing a narrative using a storyboard, HD video camera techniques, lighting for video, recording sound, and video editing. Students will shoot assignments in both still and video formats outputting to broadcast, internet, DVD and print.

4407   5:15p-8:15p T   DRSCHR 110   White G L

   8:25p-10:30p T   BUS 131   White G L

PHOTO 30, Techniques of Lighting: Introduction    4 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Photography 5 (Concurrent enrollment allowed)

In this class students will acquire a solid foundation of in lighting tools and the practical application of lighting. Students will learn the proper selection and effective use of a light source whether photographing a portrait, a still life or any type of location photography.

2998   8:00a-11:05a MW   DRSCHR 110G   Lowcock F E

   11:15a-1:05p M   BUS 133   Lowcock F E

4408   5:00p-8:05p M   DRSCHR 110G   Sanseri J D

   8:15p-10:15p M   BUS 133   Sanseri J D

   6:00p-9:00p W   DRSCHR 110G   Sanseri J D

PHOTO 37, Advanced Black and White Printing Techniques    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Photography 2. • Advisory: Photography 3.

Students will learn the zone system control of exposure and development of films, basic sensitometry, advanced printing techniques including bleaching and toning, use of multiple contrast filters, and archival preservation techniques.

4409   5:00p-8:00p Th   DRSCHR 127   Moulton S A

   8:05p-10:10p Th   DRSCHR 115   Moulton S A

PHOTO 39, Beginning Photoshop    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Photography 2 and 50 or 51.

This course is an introduction to digital imaging on the computer for photography majors using Adobe Photoshop. Students will learn how to manipulate and enhance digital images, including scanning and retouching for output to a variety of media.

2999   8:00a-1:10p Th   BUS 131   Withers J J

4410   5:00p-10:05p M   BUS 131   Freeman E

PHOTO 40, Digital Capture    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Photography 6, 39, and concurrent enrollment in 42.

Students will use medium and large format cameras with digital capture backs, featuring the use of Adobe Photoshop, Ultimatte’s Knockout masking software, and virtual reality software. Course will cover acquisition theory and color space theory with emphasis on output to print, screen, web, and photo-digital media.

3000   2:00p-4:05p M   BUS 131   Lowcock F E

   4:15p-7:20p M   DRSCHR 110   Lowcock F E

PHOTO 42, Advanced Photoshop    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Photography 39.

This course covers advanced level digital image manipulation on the computer using Adobe Photoshop and page layout software. Students will continue to explore more complex features of Photoshop, and will make use of the full range of input/output devices and options available in the digital image lab’s service bureau.

3001   12:00p-3:05p F   BUS 131   Ware R A

   3:15p-5:15p F   BUS 131   Ware R A

PHOTO 43, Portfolio Development    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Photography 6 and 39.

This course covers advanced studio lighting techniques, commercial setups, and set styling and portfolio development for advanced commercial photography students. Students are also provided with an introduction to portfolio presentation with an emphasis on personal style and photographic specialty.

3002   12:45p-1:50p T   DRSCHR 115   Sanseri J D

   2:00p-5:05p T   DRSCHR 110   Sanseri J D

   Arrange-3 Hours        Mangus E P

PHOTO 44, Building Web Sites for Photographers    2 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Photography 2 and 50 and 39.

Dreamweaver, Adobe Photoshop and ImageReady are currently used in the class.

Students will use a variety of software to create a personal web site for the purpose of electronic display of an online portfolio. Course concentrates on the use of the photographic image on the World Wide Web.

NEW 4482   5:45p-9:50p W   BUS 131   Heaton W B

PHOTO 50, Basic Color Printing   3 units

   •   Prerequisite: Photography 2.

This course provides an introduction to color printing from negative materials. Students will produce “C” prints from a variety of color films using Dichromic enlargers, Ektaprint chemistry, and a roller transport machine processor. Simple problems, such as color balance, exposure choices, paper surfaces, and enlargement are addressed.

4412   5:00p-8:05p W   DRSCHR 126   McDonald S D

   8:15p-10:15p W   BUS 131   McDonald S D

PHOTO 52, History of Photography    3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • IGETC AREA 3A (Arts and Humanities) • Prerequisite: None.

This is a historical survey of the evolving nature of photography from the early 1800’s to the present digital age.

Photography 52 is the same course as AHIS 52. Students may earn credit for one, but not both.

3003   4:00p-5:20p TTh   A 214   Fier B

3004   Arrange-3 Hours    ONLINE-E   Fier B

Above section 3004 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

PHOTO 60, Business Practices in Photography    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Advisory: Photography 1.

This lecture course examines the necessary steps that a photographer must take to start a commercial photography business. Relevant local, state and federal regulatory and taxing agencies and application forms, professional support services, general ledger accounts setup pertinent to photography, photographic business insurance needs, and employer obligations are discussed. Students will learn how to create a simple business plan applicable to photographic ventures. The course also examines issues of sound financial practices specific to profitability in commercial photography, paying particular attention to matters of copyright and image licensing, calculating cost of doing business, strategies for pricing image usage, and negotiating job fees.

3005   3:30p-6:35p Th   HSS 156   Ware R A

PHOTO 88A, Independent Studies in Photography    1 unit

Transfer: CSU

Please see “Independent Studies” section.

3006   Arrange-1 Hour    BUS 120   Jones R L

PHOTO 88B, Independent Studies in Photography    2 units

Transfer: CSU

Please see “Independent Studies” section.

3007   Arrange-2 Hours    BUS 120   Jones R L

PHOTO 90A, Photography Internship    1 unit

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None.

Students must arrange an approved internship prior to enrolling in this class. F-1 students must see the Immigration Coordinator at the International Education Center before enrolling.

The internship Program is designed to provide the student with “real life” experience in a photography environment.

3009   Arrange-4 Hours    BUS 120C   Lowcock F E

PHOTO 90B, Internship in Photography    2 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None.

Students must arrange an approved internship prior to enrolling in this class. F-1 students must see the Immigration Coordinator at the International Education Center before enrolling.

The Internship Program is designed to provide the student with “real life” experience in a photography environment.

3010   Arrange-8 Hours    BUS 120C   Lowcock F E

PHOTO 90C, Internship in Photography    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None.

Students must arrange an approved internship prior to enrolling in this class. F-1 students must see the Immigration Coordinator at the International Education Center before enrolling.

The Internship Program is designed to provide the student with “real life” experience in a photography environment.

3011   Arrange-12 Hours    BUS 120C   Lowcock F E

PHOTO 90D, Internship in Photography    4 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None.

Students must arrange an approved internship prior to enrolling in this class. F-1 students must see the Immigration Coordinator at the International Education Center before enrolling.

The Internship Program is designed to provide the student with “real life” experience in a photography environment.

3012   Arrange-16 Hours    BUS 120C   Lowcock F E

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