“There is only you and your camera. The limitations in your photography are in yourself, for what we see is what we are.”
Learning photography in the MUM Media and Communications department can be summarized in two words: “project-based,” which means that you will have a lot of freedom to develop a significant body of work. You can choose a commercial or fine arts direction, or investigate both.
Learn to translate your vision into a final image using traditional and digital tools, from camera obscura to high dynamic range photography. You can choose a commercial or fine arts direction, or investigate both.
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You will study with award winning instructors, such as Ken West, who specializes in high dynamic range (HDR) landscape photography. Internships in photography are also available. Earn while you learn.
For a list of our Photography courses, please see the Digital Arts Classes in BA Degree Requirements. In addition to the Photography courses, you can also take MC 380 Media Projects to work on your personal portfolio. We also offer Digital Photography courses abroad in destinations such as Peru, Italy, and Vancouver. For more information about courses abroad, see Study Abroad.
In this program you will participate in the creation of an original Web-TV Series, working alongside fellow students and industry professionals. This unique opportunity is being made available to a select number of students who will work together to write, produce, edit, and distribute the series. Every student will work in different capacities throughout the course of the production.
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