Lecture: Introduction to theories of perception and sensation, particularly related to design and creative processes. How do we see what we see and interpret the world around us in meaningful ways? Discuss sensory interaction with our built environments and everyday objects.
Lab: Seeing through photography - Introduction to basic SLR operation, lighting, exposure, setup, scene composition.
Guest: Patricia Rizzo, Philips
Assignment: Photograph your site/context/object 100 times, each with different settings to convey different story/meanings/emotions/composition. Select the 10 most compelling and describe your reasoning.