Concentration in Photography

Including Digital Imaging and Illustration


 Students within the photography concentration are encouraged to see photography in its broadest context. Understanding of historic topics and processes while moving into the contemporary era of digital imaging.

The photographic process is considered in a comprehensive context from image capture and concept formation to building artistic works.


Courses Include:

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

rwc_student_031_300x450.jpgStudents are challenged to work in fine art, studio and photojournalistic situations to develop their work and portfolio.

Whether they work as studio photographers, photojournalists, photo editors, or fine artists, students will bring their conceptual understanding and technical abilities to the workplace.

Preparing students to take their place in the contemporary image driven world is a focus for this program. In preparation for this students are encouraged to complete a professional internship in their area of interest.

Students in the photography concentration are additionally invited to take advantage of the resources offered in Rochester, including the George Eastman House and Visual Studies Workshop research archives and a rich variety of other opportunities.

For more information contact Assistant Professor Romy Hosford: