Maricopa Community Colleges  ART177AA   19952-99999 
Official Course Description: MCCCD Approval: 11/22/94
ART177AA 19952-99999 L+L 1 Credit(s) 2 Period(s)
Computer-Photographic Imaging Part I
Introduction to the multiple elements of microcomputer-photographic imaging. Basic foundation in the use of the photographic manipulation of images using software programs. Prerequisites or Corequisites: ART100 or permission of instructor.
Cross-References: ADA177AA
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MCCCD Official Course Competencies:
ART177AA   19952-99999 Computer-Photographic Imaging Part I
1. Describe the basic operational system of imaging software as compared to traditional photographic processes. (I)
2. Describe the general methods of computer-photographic image processing. (II)
3. Use various imaging properties of computer-photographic imaging software to alter photographic images electronically. (III)
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MCCCD Official Course Outline:
ART177AA   19952-99999 Computer-Photographic Imaging Part I
    I. Historical overview
        A. Traditional photographic processes and methods of manipulation
        B. Computer-imaging techniques
      II. Photographic image creation, editing, and manipulation
          A. Hardware
            1. Input devices
            2. Output devices
            3. Computer file storage
          B. Computer-photographic imaging software
        III. Imaging properties and techniques
            A. Selection tools
            B. Channels
            C. Grayscale manipulation
            D. Paste commands and controls
            E. Tool palette
            F. Filters
            G. Output alternatives
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