Digital and Darkroom Imaging
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    Harold Edgerton

Students use both film and digital photography to develop a creative imaging project of their own choice. Develops skills in the use of image editing software to enhance, select, and combine images that the student has taken. Uses the darkroom to develop film for scanning and for chemical enlargement. Discusses topics such as the camera, composition, lighting, modes and formats, image compression, and halftone and dye sublimation printing. Students are expected to produce a duplicate set of black and white and/or color prints, along with a writeup and digital copy as the project output. Credit cannot also be received for EC.310.

MIT Course Number: 
EC.305
Instructor: 
Thery Mislick
Semester: 
Fall
Grad/Undergrad: 
Undergraduate
Year: 
2016