Study both digital and analogue formats of photography, along with developing a working knowledge of lighting equipment through to dark-room technologies. We focus on creative and critical practice, giving you the opportunity to develop your artistic, academic or professional aspirations.
Special guest photographers
You’ll get to work alongside academics who are expert active media practitioners, as well as with visiting, special guest and casual academic staff.
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CAPTURE photography prize
Are you a photography enthusiast studying VCE or emerging artist aged 17 – 25? Why not submit your work into ‘Capture’ to see where your talent could lead you?
Finalists will participate in ‘Capture’ the exhibition at Sally Walker Gallery – Deakin University, Geelong Waterfront Campus. This gives you the opportunity to have your work showcased in a professional environment.
Images are powerful and cross cultural boundaries. Make a career of bringing your unique perspective to the world. Career paths include:
- Cinema and web design
- Graphic design
- Visual communication design
- Fine art
- Social media
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