Explore the fundamentals of fashion photography as both a theoretical and practical experience. Learn the history of fashion photography along with every aspect of a fashion shoot from the use of cameras to studio lighting, from casting and styling to post production, from concept to aesthetic sensitivity. At the end of the semester, you will design a final self-published magazine/portfolio.
Students must bring with them or purchase a digital camera with manual settings and 16-32 GB memory cards.
Includes lectures by professional fashion photographers and commercial agencies and visits to the Gucci Museum, Ferragamo Museum and Galleria del Costume at Palazzo Pitti.
Course fee: A fee will be charged to cover the costs of supplies; Florence site visits (2023-24 fee = $275).
Department: Art Photography
Semesters: Fall, Spring