Photography (includes Digital Imaging and Illustration)

Students within the photography concentration are encouraged to see photography in its broadest context. You will be prepared to take your place in our image-driven world with your unique visual voice. In addition, you will be encouraged to intern to develop your skills. You will also be able to take advantage of the resources in Rochester, including the George Eastman House and Visual Studies Workshop research archives.


You will learn:

  • The history of photography
  • Modern digital imaging.
  • The image making process from image capture and concept formation to building artistic works and visual communications
  • Fine art, studio and photo-journalism aspects of photography

Courses Include:

  • Introduction to B&W Photo Processes
  • Introduction to Digital Imaging/Photography
  • Advanced B&W Photo Process
  • Intermediate Digital Photography
  • Adv Processes in Photography
  • Introduction to Digital Video
  • Graphic Design 1
  • Typography


For more information, contact:

Romy Hosford, Associate Professor of Art
585.594.6733 |

Romy Hosford, M.F.A., is a multimedia artist and educator and has taught at Roberts since 2011. Her photo/video based installation work can be described as storytelling through object, material and historical contexts; often dealing with perception, definition and expectation. In addition, it investigates the concept of memory - personal and cultural, remembering and forgetting.  Read more about Professor Hosford.