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Course Supplies

To successfully complete the course, you’ll need to purchase / have access to any of the following camera equipment, analog and/or digital materials, and presentation materials depending on the course(s) enrolled in at Grossmont College.  Click on Resource Links for photography equipment and materials suppliers.

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Camera

Cameras

Access to an analog SLR with manual focus and adjustable shutter / aperture controls (Auto-function cameras (focus/exposure) acceptable with manual override)

Depending on the course enrolled in, any combination of analog and/or digital cameras, including small-format analog and digital cameras, point and shoot, cell phone cameras, medium-format cameras as well as a large-format camera (successful completion of PHOT 152 – Photography III necessary) may be used for any of the assignments and final project.

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Image Capture

BWFilm

Black & White Negative Film (approximately $3.00 – $6.00 per roll) | Freestyle Photo

ColorNegFilm

Color Negative Film (C-41 process) (approimately $6.00 per roll) | Freestyle Photo

E6Film

Color Transparency Film (E-6 process) (approximately $15.00 per roll)

Digital Memory Cards (minimum of 2 GB)

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Image Storage

PrintFile7x5

Negative storage pages (5 frames x 7 rows) for making analog and/or digital contact sheets
Flash Drive or External Hard Drive

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Photographic Printing Paper

Digital Photo Paper

Digital photographic printing paper, 8.5 x 11, can include the following brands | Freestyle Photo

Epson Ultra Premium Luster (approximately $30.00 for 50 sheets)

Ilford Galerie Gold Silk (approximately $65.00 for 50 sheets)

Arista II Photograde Lustre (approximately $10.00 for 20 sheets | $37.00 for 100 sheets)

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BWPaper

Black & White analog printing paper must be variable contrast, fiber base, double-weight and glossy surface only from the following brands | Freestyle Photo

Ilford Multigrade FB (Fiber Base – 8×10) (approximately $35.00 for 25 sheets | $115.00 for 100 sheets)

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Matt Board

White, non-textured matt board only (2 ply and/or 4 ply)

Will also need dry mounting tissue if dry-mounting technique is used

Optional if submitting 8” x 10” or 8-1/2” x 11” photographic prints for completion of Final Portfolio

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Portfolio Box

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Sized Portfolio Box per Finished Print and/or Matt Size for Final Portfolio Presentation | Archival Methods

Metal Edge Drop Front Box – 8-3/4 x 11-1/4 x 1-1/2 (approximately $16.00) | Larger sizes available depending on finished print size

Onyx Portfolio Box – 8-3/4 x 11-1/4 x 1-3/8 (approximately $30.00) | Larger sizes available depending on finished print size

Digital Print Portfolio – 8-3/4 x 11-1/4 x 1/2 (approximately $30.00) | Larger sizes available depending on finished print size

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Itoya

Itoya Portfolio Book  – 8-1/2 x 11 – 24 pages (approximately $10.00) | Blick Art Materials

 

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Miscellaneous

Manila envelopes for turning in assignments

Notebook

 

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