261 Schedule 2019 Fall

NOTE: This Schedule is subject to minor changes, but always no later than 24 hours prior to the altered class. 

Class meetings are on Wednesday from 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM, Carnegie 204, unless otherwise stated.  Please check the schedule after 9AM on the morning of each meeting for up-to-date location announcements. Only exceptions to the normal times will be noted below in bold.

References to the course text, Henry Horenstein, ‘Black & White Photography: A Basic Manual’ 3rd ed. are in brackets, with chapter or page numbers. Students are expected to become thoroughly familiar with these references by the end of the day they are assigned.
Other references such as lecture slides and readings may be accessed via the link and a username and password.


Information is organized by

Class meeting number

Date

Material due at the start of this class, [readings from course text indicated in brackets]

  • class topic(s)

1

Aug 28 – meet in Carnegie 311

Reading to be done by the start of class [ch 1, and ch 6]  Note: Students will need a username and password to access the above readings. Check email, subject: Readings Password


2

Sept 4

Reading to be done by the start of class [ch 4, and ch 9]


3

Sept 11

[ch 10]

  • The Print: Demo and hands-on of Contact and Enlargement Printing, Exposure, Contrast, Processing

4

Sept 18

[ch 10]

  • Discussion about the critique process
  • Print finishing: retouching and matting
  • Demo: Printing controls, dodging and burning

5

Sept 25 – PRADIP IS AWAY


6

Oct 2

Crit: 10 Connected Prints


7

Oct 9

Crit: 10 Connected Prints


No Class

Oct 16

  • Calendar Adjustment Day
    • Friday Class Schedule

Fall Break

Oct 18


8

Oct 23

  • Self-portraiture, sequence and form in photography
  • Review: Emulated Image working prints

9

Oct 30

  • Studio Review

10

Nov 6

Crit: Emulated Image

  • Start Mirror/Window: Contact Self-Portrait

11

Nov 13

  • Photography, Sequence and Memory
  • Writing about Photography

12

Nov 20

  • Demo and hands-on: Split-filter printing, bleaching, selenium toning

Thanksgiving Break

Nov 27

  • No Classes

Nov 29


13

Dec 4

  • Review: Mirror/Window: Contact Self-Portrait

14

Dec 11

Crit: Mirror/Window: Contact Self-Portrait


Final Exams

Start December 13

Crit: Mirror/Window: Contact Self-Portrait