PV156 Digital Photography

Faculty of Informatics
Spring 2006
Extent and Intensity
2/2. 4 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Recommended Type of Completion: k (colloquium). Other types of completion: z (credit).
prof. Ing. Jiří Sochor, CSc. (lecturer)
Mgr. Tomáš Staudek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. Ing. Jiří Sochor, CSc.
Department of Visual Computing - Faculty of Informatics
Wed 10:00–11:50 C416, Wed 12:00–13:50 C416
( P123 Visual communication || PV123 Visual communication ) && ( PB009 Computer Graphics || P009 Computer Graphics )
Creative thinking and photography experience are highly appreciated.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 60 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/60, only registered: 0/60, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/60
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
there are 17 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
Course objectives
The course is aimed at the digital photography processing techniques; it provides an overview of the restrictive and innovative qualities of the digital photography and discusses principles of the artistic digital image processing.
  • Restrictive qualities of digital photography (electronic components parameters, optical system parameters, lighting parameters, digital snapshot parameters).
  • Innovative qualities of digital photography (virtual optical systems, panorama scenes).
  • Digital photography correction (basics of image processing, geometric and color correction).
  • Digital image visual processing (geometric transformations, color transformations, filtering and collages, warping and morphing, special techniques).
  • DAILY, Tim. Digital Photography Handbook. London, U.K.: Argentum, 2000. 160 pp. ISBN 1 902538 10 2. info
  • ANDREWS, Philip. The Digital Photography Manual. London, U.K.: Carlton Book, 2000. 192 pp. ISBN 1 84222 241 4. info
  • SAWYER, Ben, Ron PRONK and Peter G. AITKEN. Digitální fotografie. 1. vyd. Praha: Computer Press, 1999. xvii, 531. ISBN 8072261851. info
Assessment methods (in Czech)
Charakter výuky: přednášky na relevantní témata a praktické semináře (zpracování obrazu, virtuální optiky, skládání panoramat); samostatná práce (výtvarné zpracování digitální fotografie) ke kolokviu. / Course character: lectures in relevant topics accompanied with practical seminars (digital image processing, virtual optics, panorama stitching); creative assignment for colloquium accomplishment.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course is taught annually.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
Teacher's information
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2003, Spring 2004, Spring 2005, Spring 2008, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2019, Autumn 2020, Autumn 2021, Autumn 2022.
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