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Manchester : ART 240 Digital Photo II : SPRING 2012 FRIDAY CLASS SCHEDULE Manchester : ART 240 Digital Photo

II : SPRING 2012 FRIDAY CLASS SCHEDULE

Week 1!Introductions / Photography ! ! FRI 4/6! ! Lecture: Photographers to know…. ! ! Outline of term… Class and Individual Goals; Manifesto ! ! Check out: Long Shot, Photo Center NW’s 24 hour photo-thon.info here: http://pcnw.org/longshot/

! ! Exercise – Composition ! ! Find a place to stand, explore each and every angle of your view and use what you see ! ! as forms, shapes, positive and negative space to create complex, sophisticated and ! ! interesting compositions. ! ! ! ! Week 2!Light & Mood ! ! THURS 4/12! Lorenzo Triburgo, Author and Subject: Contemporary Queer Photography, OPENING: April 12, 6-8pm @ PHOTO CENTER NW, 900 12th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122

FRI 4/13! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! TBA! !

Exercise – painting with light Create two portraits – one using the flash to paint with light and another constant light source to paint with the light. Use the lighting, subject and elements of the composition to create mood and emotion. Guest: Beth Nakamura - Artist / Photographer / Maestra of improvised and lo-tech lighting

Week 3!Photography & Identity ! ! FRI 4/20! Exercise – self-portrait ! ! Reveal something about yourself that illustrates the difference between the performed ! ! and actual self ! ! Week 4!Documentary/Activism FRI 4/27! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! TBA! ! Exercise - on the fly – street photography Choose a particular day to go out and shoot, walk, ride your bike or the bus – you have to be able to reach and journey through your destination NOT by car. Photograph what you see, use composition, lighting, humor, empathy and compassion to create your work. Be prepared to discuss your work in the context of your personal philosophy about the photographerʼs role as documentarian or activist or both…or??? Guest: Motoya Nakamura – Photo-Journalist/Artist

Manchester : ART 240 Digital Photo II : SPRING 2012 FRIDAY CLASS SCHEDULE

REVISED
Week 6!Self Publishing / Promotion - ART BEAT WEEK TUES 5/8! Fri 5/11!! ! ! ! ! ! ! !

guest @1pm: Becca Deysach of Ibex Studios - Artist Statement/creative writing
ART BEAT - hands on art activity Photo is scheduled to do an activity from 11am - 2pm in the PAC All are encouraged to help out and get extra credit! Self Publishing & Writing about your Art

AND!!!!!Extra-curricular Field Trip: IPRC May 11th Grand Re-opening at new location! 7pm-11pm

Week 7!FRIDAY 5/18 ! ! tentative.... Beth Nakamura speaking during class ! ! Studio Day Week 8!FRI 5/25 TUES 5/15! guest speaker at @11am: Motoya Nakamura – Photo-Journalist/Artist/Photographer

all are welcome
! ! ! ! Last day to drop for p/np students Studio Day

Week 9!FRI 6/1 ! ! Studio Day Week 10! FRI 6/8! ! Week 11! Installation & Final Exhibition FINAL exhibition: 4-5pm FINALS WEEK If you do not show up for your final you will FORFEIT your grade in the class. ! ! ! ! Official Finals Schedule FRI 10am Class: FRIDAY 6/15/12 10am - 12pm

! .* guidelines for final project will be decided by the instructor and the class and will be outlined clearly in an assignment handout and posted online - please follow these submission guidelines in order to receive full credit for your final project *