Diploma in Fashion Photography
Fashion photography is one of the most sort after courses for the new generation who want to transcend line between passion for work and creativity this course is meant for creatively inclined individuals who want to make a career in a multibillion dollar industry from photography, creative designers, merchandisers and fashion advertising. Boutique Management is a part of the Retail Marketing Industry which is one of the most sought after. The Creative angle of yours, can bring laurels for every skilful handling of objects through lenses. Practical guidelines for covering Glamour. Training along with photography skills will develop the quality of ace photographer in you.
1. Photographic Optics And Equipment s
1. History of B/W Photography: Early experiments and later developments
2. Photographic Optics :
Reflection and refraction of light, dispersion of light through a glass prism, lenses, different kinds of image formation, principal focus and focal length, size of the image, speed and power of the lens, depth of field, angle of view and perspective
Defects of images formed by lens: Chromatic and spherical aberration, curvature of field, distortion and astigmatism, methods of reducing the above defects.
Aperture of diaphragm, its function, f notation, different kinds of aperture and their construction, dependence of depth of field and focus on distance and f number.
3. Types of camera lenses: Single (meniscus), achromatic, symmetrical and unsymmetrical lenses, telephoto, zoom, macro, supplimentry and fish-eye lenses.
4. Photographic camera types: Pin-hole, box, folding, large and medium format cameras, single lens reflex (SLR) and twin lens reflex (TLR), miniature, subminiature and instant camera, choice of camera and sizes, rising, falling, cross movements and swing back devices
5. Principal parts of Photographic cameras: (a) Lens (b) Aperture (c) Shutters, various types and their functions, focal plane shutter and in-between the lens shutter, shutter synchronization, self-timer.
View-finders and focusing systems: Direct vision and ground glass view finders, frame view finder, plane mirror and penta-prism view-finder, fresnel prism focusing, split image focusing , range finders and range finder focusing , mechanism focusing distance scale
Film chamber: Film transport mechanism, manual and auto winding, film speed setting device.
6. Exposure counter, self-timer, tripod stand, panning tilt head, lens hood, cable release, extension tubes and bellows, tele converter and changing bag.
7. Enlarger: Different types, construction, working
8. Exposure: Correct exposure and its determination, exposure meters- Types and function, exposure tables
9. Colour Filters: Different kinds, Red, yellow, green, neutral density, half filters, filter factor, colour correction filter.
10. Photographic Light Sources :
Natural source, the Sun, nature and intensity of the sunlight at different times of the day, different weather conditions.
Artificial light sources: nature, intensity of different types of light sources used in photography namely; Photo flood lamp, Spot light, Halogen lamp, Barn doors and snoot, lighting stands.
Flash unit: Bulb flash and Electronic flash, main components, electronic flash units, studio flash, slave unit, multiple flash, computer flash, x-contact, exposure table.
11. Perspective and composition, rules of composition
2. Photographic Methods
1. Photographic dark room, layout and equipments.
2. Photo sensitive materials: Photographic emulsions, structure of B/W film, types of emulsions and their constituents, grain size and its effects on the image, speed of the film, ASA, DIN and ISO etc., Latitude and resolution, types of negative films, photographic papers, Bromide and Chloride papers, different grade and weights, contrast, surfaces and their use, spectral sensitivity of films and papers.
3. Film (B/W) and Paper Processing: