Learning the terminology of the photographic medium will allow you to speak with clients and other artists in a more professional matter. Plus, it will be a bonus at the end of the year critique.
The Glossary of Traditional Photography Terms is a list of traditional photography terms that will be used throughout this class. Please that the time to learn these terms, because they will be used in class and on quizzes.
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