Events
  • Public-Library is a cross-disciplinary design studio in Los Angeles. They construct identities, concepts and experiences for brands through the practice of reduction using fundamental typographic theory and experimentation with space and form.

    Ramón Coronado and Marshall Rake met as design students at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena. After studying, working, and exhibiting independently for many years—both stateside and internationally—their design philosophy and approach brought them back together as Public-Library in 2011.

  • Sandra Lim

    Mar 29| Lectures
    More

    Sandra Lim is the author of two collections of poetry, Loveliest Grotesque and The Wilderness, winner of the 2013 Barnard Women Poets Prize, selected by Louise Glück. Her work is also included in the anthologies Gurlesque, The Racial Imaginary, and Among Margins: An Anthology on Aesthetics. She has received fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, the Vermont Studio Center, and the Getty Research Institute.

  • Intern Recruitment Day

    Mar 30| Special Event
    More
    Continental breakfast will be from 8:00 – 8:45, interviews will take place from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. Otis welcomes companies that are recruiting for Summer internships in the following areas: Architecture/Landscape/Interiors, Digital Media, Communications Arts, Fashion Design, Fine Arts, Product Design, Toy Design.
  • A quintessentially Los Angeles artist, Larry Johnson has worked for over 4 decades investigating the inherent contradictions between the shiny surfaces and underlying cynical logics of American culture. His works reference the languages of animation (especially the fantasy worlds of Walt Disney), graphic and commercial design, and advertising.

  • A limited number of tickets are available to FUN HOME, an emotionally charged and poignant family drama, inspired by the graphic novel of the same name by Alison Bechdel, in which she explores her coming out and the suicide of her domineering father Bruce. Sign up in the Office of Student Activities located in the Student Life Center Room 150E.

  • Edgar Arceneaux was born in Los Angeles in 1972. He investigates historical patterns through drawings, installations, and multimedia events, such as the reenactment of Ben Vereen’s tragically misunderstood blackface performance at Ronald Reagan’s 1981 Inaugural Gala.

O-Tube

Continuing Education Course



College Preparation: Digital Photography


Using a digital SLR camera, students explore the foundations of photography while expanding on their current skills. Course covers different approaches to photography including documentary, street, and studio photography. Students learn to use Adobe Lightroom to manage and organize their files as well as Adobe Photoshop to develop image editing and compositing techniques. The instructor works with students to create a final project based on their own ideas. Includes 2-3 field trips.

Prerequisite: Prior photography experience is helpful but not required.

First Class Materials: Digital SLR camera, External Firewire hard drive (at least 256 MB); $22 lab fee payable to instructor for copy card. Additional copy cards are available in $10 and $20 amounts (tax not included) through the Otis Business Office.


There are no sections for this course for this semester.
Course Details
Course Code: XPFP1161
Meetings: 10
Credit Hours: NC
Lab:
Tell a friend about this course
Friend's Email:

Ask a Question

Current Courses




 

Otis College Ranked 6th in Nation by The Economist