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Fundamentals of Digital Photography - NPGR017
Czech title: Základy digitální fotografie
Guaranteed by: Department of Software and Computer Science Education (32-KSVI)
Faculty: Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
Actual: from 2013
Semester: winter
E-Credits: 3
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unlimited
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: cancelled
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Guarantor: RNDr. Zdeněk Töpfer, CSc.
Class: Informatika Bc.
Informatika Mgr. - volitelný
Classification: Informatics > Computer Graphics and Geometry
Co-requisite : NPGR003
Annotation -
Last update: T_KSVI (28.04.2004)

The course is concentrated on basic methods and techniques used in digital photography. Image acquisition, elementary digital image processing, digital effects, final output/print.
Literature - Czech
Last update: RNDr. Zdeněk Töpfer, CSc. (15.05.2006)

Tom Ang: Průvodce digitálního fotografa, Knižní klub, 2003

Ondřej Neff, Jan Březina, Petr Podhajský: Fotografování s digitálním fotoaparátem, IDIF, 2003

P. Lindner, M. Myška, T. Tůma: Velká kniha digitální fotografie, Computer Press, 2003

Scott Kelby: Digitální fotografie ve Photoshopu, Computer Press, 2003

Scott Kelby: Photoshop. Kniha plná triků, iDnes, 2003

Katrin Eismannová: PHOTOSHOP - retušování a korekce digitálních fotografií, Zoner, 2004

Václav Hlaváč, Milan Šonka: Počítačové vidění, Grada, 1992

Syllabus -
Last update: RNDr. Zdeněk Töpfer, CSc. (15.05.2006)

1. Basic terms
History, classical and digital photography.

2. Principles and construction of a digital camera
Accessories of digital cameras.

3. Composition of a picture

4. Kinds of photography
Their special aspects - portrait, landscape etc.

5. Color management

6. Corrections of pictures on computer
Basics of the using of Adobe Photoshop.

Editing - "red eyes", converging lines, exposure adjustment, adjustment of color presentation etc.

7. The principles of digital image processing

8. Special photographic techniques
Macrophotography, microphotography, astrophotography etc.

9. Presentation and utilisation of pictures
Preparing for print, print.

Preparing for web, publication.

Picture archivation, using CD, DVD.

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