Term I: Capturing the City

Course Number: 
DOCST 171SA.01
Course Instructor: 
Chris Sims
Location: 
Berlin, Germany
Days and Times: 
Study Away/Abroad
Course Category: 
Photography
Course Type: 
Normal
Course Level: 
Intermediate

History and development of documentary photography in Germany since the 19th century. Photography fieldwork projects focused on interpreting cultural life, public spaces, landscapes, and people in Berlin. Includes techniques and practice of color photography—composition, lighting, color correction, editing, and sequencing. Engagement with contemporary photography scene in Berlin through visits with area artists, museum visits, and mounting of exhibition of student work. Offered through the Duke in Berlin program.