Camden Hills Regional High School

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Introduction to Photography
Visual and Performing Arts

This course introduces students to black and white film and darkroom photography, digital manipulation, and other photo-related art projects. Students will learn black and white photo processes, including photograms, pinhole photography, camera controls, black and white darkroom techniques, and photo handcoloring. Students will also learn basic techniques in Adobe Photoshop to further manipulate their images. Assessment will include testing, written work, class discussions, and studio projects. Students who enroll in this class should have a 35mm camera to use at home, either SLR or point-and-shoot style. Expect to spend time outside of class on shooting assignments and other work.