Germany, Weimar

Architectural Space in Photography

when 17 August 2014 - 29 August 2014
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 550

This course deals with architectural space and its photographic depiction. The photographic styles applied can range from emotional-atmospheric to realistic-objective oriented approaches. rnrnThe course will hone your visual perception of architectural space and to use photography as a conscious tool to evoke reactions in the viewer. rnrnParticipants will create and edit a photoseries on an architectural topic in or around Weimar. Prior to finding and creating their own work, participants will examine representative works of known photographers and receive individual introductions to their camera systems. rnrnIndividual advising as well as daily group discussions about the content and technical aspects of each participant's idea and the postproduction possibilities in Adobe Photoshop will ensure individual support throughout the class. rnrnThe course language is English.

Course leader

Andrea Vollmer www.andreavollmer.de rnrnPhotographer Andrea Vollmer lives in Berlin. She works for companies, magazines and newspapers, focusing on documentary and portraiture. She has been teaching photography at the Deutsche Pop Academy in Berlin since

Target group

Students of all faculties and semesters are welcome. rnrnPrevious knowledge:rn• Basic technical knowledge of photography and usage of own camerarn• Basic knowledge of Adobe Photoshop software/RAW conversionrn• Good knowledge of English (course language)rnrnTechnical requirements:rn• Digital camerarn• Laptop computer with Adobe Photoshop/Bridge softwarern

Course aim

The course will hone your visual perception of architectural space and to use photography as a conscious tool to evoke reactions in the viewer.

Credits info

3 ECTS
After successful completion of this course you will receive a certificate of participation. It will show the course title, the date and duration of the course, the number of contact hours as well as the main contents and topics.

Fee info

EUR 550: The course fee is 550,-€.
EUR 450: Students and alumni pay 450,-€.