Course Map for

Photography III / Photo Tech

Month Content Skills Assessment
August-

September

*Alternative printing procedures

*Intro. To alternative printing processes

*Photo mosaics

*Copy transfers

*Review special printing procedures

*Creative experimentation of printing procedures

*Adapt skills learned of printing procedures and develop alternative printing processes using a variety of chemicals, and tools, etc.

*The use of many images to create one image in photo mosaics

*Using high contrast prints to create copy transfers

*Prints

*Written and verbal critiques

*Discussion

*Presentations

*Quizzes

*Transfers

October *Polaroid transfers

*Emulsion Transfer

*Emulsion Print

*Cyanotype

*Exploring the use of a polaroid camera

*Liquid polaroid transfer process

*Color retouching

*Emulsion transfer process

*Using a day lab unit, print an emulsion print from a color slide

*Printing process of cyanotype

*Polaroid prints

*Discussion and demonstration

*Polaroid transfers

*Retouching

*Emulsion transfer

*Critique

*Quiz

*Emulsion print

*Cyanotype print

*Written and verbal critique of each project

November *Kenotype

*Grumbite

*Into. To design

*Elements and principles

*Thumbnails

*Working prep.

*Final

*Printing process of kenotype

*Printing process of grumbite

*Graphic design elements and principles

*Understanding audience, employer, etc.

*Creative process

*Professional presentaiton

*Kenotype print

*Critique

*Grumbite print

*Discussion

*Quiz

*Thumbnails

*Working prep

*Final

December *Typography

*Intro. To PageMaker

*Corporate Identity

*Intro. to negative scanning

*Intro. to flat bed scanning

*Graphic design

*Terms and vocabulary for typography

*Identify and draw type styles

*Use type to create image

*Develop corporate identity

*Negative scanning techniques

*Flat bed scanning

*Elements of graphic design

*Discussion and demonstration

*Quiz

*Drawn type styles

*Personality image

*Corporate identity

*Written and verbal critique

*Negative scanning

*Flat bed scanning

January *Intro. To Photoshop

*Final portfolio

*Photoshop tools

*Photoshop techniques

*Design cover of magazine

*Design CD cover

*Alternative printing processes

*Presentation

*Discussion and demonstration

*Tool manipulation assign.

*Magazine cover

*Written and verbal critique

*CD cover

*Final 10 prints

*Final computer project