The aim of this course is to help one understand various core principles of art related to photography, as well as how to judge the standard of a photograph. Each lesson is designed to build a solid foundation – a border and more comprehensive understanding of what photography really is. From artistic perception and perspective to analyzing art, the style of photography, how to embrace light, its value, the key to clarity, and the essence of it.
Faculty, Identifier, Lessons, Credits, and Prerequisites
This course consists lessons from basic to advance, strictly technical to digital, and with presentation, assignments and quizzes. One will learn the science behind photography, the misconceptions that many so called iconic photographers have and try to propagate, and how to overcome them to see the reality closely. We will also go through the process of developing artistic skill and presentation, the concluding step for evaluating photographs.
It is a self-paced course, where a learner can proceed at his/her own speed, however, should complete it within the time frame of 4 months..
This 3 credits course costs €45, which includes guide book, course materials, exam fees, and award registration for presenting your work.
Dean, Department of Art and Photography
Light & Composition University
Nasrul has been setting new standards as an author, photographer, editor, educator, and art director for two decades. Currently Dean of the Department of Art and Photography, and Language and Linguistics at Light & Composition University, Nasrul started his professional career in 2000 in the field of advertising and joined Grey Global Group, where he worked with well-known organizations such as Nokia, Coca-Cola, Bata, and Telecom Malaysia. In 2006, he joined Paper Rhyme, under WPP (a British multinational communications, advertising, public relations, technology, and commerce holding company) as Head of Interactive, and at the same time helped in establishing the advertising and event management firms like Spell Bound and Final Avenue. He wrote books such as The Quintessence of Photography: Understanding Composition, for developing artistic vision, and The Essence of Close-up Photography, for developing the basics of photographic vocabulary and exploring close-up photography with an artistic touch. His other books are Illuminating Nature: Moments in Reflection, with vivid examples of nature and wildlife photography, and The Happy Children of the Third World, which touches on the meaning of life, to its core. Nasrul has authored over 50 books on various aspects of art, photography, language, linguistics, and science.
SUPPORT & TEACHING ASSISTANTS
Getting 24/7 Support, Know the Teaching Assistants, and Program Advisors
Regardless of all lessons are self-paced instructions, we have 24/7 support, where you can directly talk with our faculty, teaching assistants, and program advisors. Just let us know your inquiries regarding a lesson, quiz, or an assignment, we’ll get back to you within a few hours.
Teaching Assistant Kirsten Brüning
Lecturer, Department of Art & Photography
It is Our Great Privilege to Showcase the Work of Our Students
Please explore some assignment works related to the subject – “the Standard and Style of Photography” done by our students of this course as well as our registered photographers from the most prestigious photography award.
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