Digital Photography - moments infrared?

General description

It has curves, corners, a button and an optical eye. And no, it's not your perfect date! It's a box with the ability to catch and store your moments in time. It's a digital camera.

You'll be given the chance to learn about optics, sensors, color analysis used in a camera. Then you will have the opportunity to make use of your knowledge in practical digital photography. Infrared to high speed, enjoy your camera!

Don't miss your chance to relax in a hot sauna, swim in the cold water, taste the Swedish culture and make new friends. Experience the time of your life in beautiful Stockholm.

See you in June!

Academic information

Content and topics:

Lectures covering Photographic optics, photometry, sensors for digital photography,quality criteria in digital photography, color and infrared photography.

Lab. exercises.

Practical digital photography, computer processing and printouts.

Elective (one per student):
Evaluation of image quality
Sampling and color analysis
Infrared and high speed photography
Learning goals and objectives:

The purpose of the course is to give the student

* Knowledge of the technology behind digital photography
* Quantitative criteria for assessing camera performance
* Familiarity with the use of digital cameras
Examination type:

Oral presentations of elective lab exercises to the other students.

Information for applicants

Selection criteria:
Motivation letter, people interested in having a great time experiencing Stockholm.

Practical arrangements

All of the following are covered by the event fee:

Student Residence or Hostel.
University restaurants, BESTies cook.
Public transport