This studio course investigates conceptual and formal approaches to documentary photography. Topics include concept development, shooting methodology, the editing process, and ethical issues of cultural and social representation. Students will focus on one project and create high-quality images (print or digital) within the context of a documentary narrative. Studio work will be supported by technical demonstrations, presentations about historical and contemporary documentary photography, and group critiques. Students are responsible for the cost of printing.
This course is offered in partnership with OCAD University to offer a wide range of courses for enhancing your career expertise in web, design, photography, analytics, and technology.
Combine this course with four other online Digital Media & Graphic Design courses to earn a Digital Media Skills Certificate.
Important Registration Details:
Course offered in partnership with OCAD U are delivered through a series of tutorial and related assignments that students may complete at their own pace on the OCAD learning management system Canvas. The instructor is available throughout the course time period for questions and discussions. To learn more about course expectations, visit here.
As a student, you will receive an OCAD U user account, which will grant you access to Canvas. Your Canvas account will be enabled one week prior to the start date of your course. Please log in at https://canavas.ocadu.ca. If you do not know your OCAD U user ID, please check your registration confirmation email. You can reset your password here: https://login.ocady.ca/forgot. If you need further help, please contact email@example.com.