[A3028B] Associate in Applied Science Degree
Commercial Photography is a concentration under the curriculum title of Photographic Technology. This curriculum provides in-depth study of professional commercial photography. Its segments, business practices, tools, techniques, and applications are explored via demonstrations, assignments, and on-the-job internships.
Course work includes in-depth study of advertising photography and product illustration; studio and location camera techniques and lighting; model, food, and architectural photography; layout specifications and art direction; corporate and stock photography; digital imaging applications; and current commercial business practices.
Graduates should be thoroughly prepared to successfully perform the duties required in entry-level positions within the commercial photography industry.
COMPETENCIES FOR ALL PHOTOGRAPHIC TECHNOLOGY CONCENTRATIONS
Upon successful completion of all Photographic Technology Concentrations, the student should be able to
- Demonstrate the ability to control photographic exposure.
- Execute photographic imaging processes.
- Demonstrate proficiency in digital photography workflow.
- Utilize lighting equipment.
- Utilize design elements to produce photographs.