2022 – Spring

Visual Thinking

Course Number: JOUR-GA 1148.001

Day & Time: Tue | 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: 20 Cooper Square, Room 750

Instructor: Shimon Dotan

The class explores the complexity of documentary visualization through cinematography.  It will examine not only how stories get told, but also how we might inspire new ways of telling them visually. This class will immerse the students in the challenges of different approaches and shooting styles through production exercises and through significant documentary examples.

Please note: Equipment Insurance is required if you need to borrow equipment. Purchase equipment insurance for a full year through College Student Insurance (CSI) https://collegestudentinsurance.com/. CSI covers the gear checked out from the Journalism Equipment Room plus personal items such as laptops and cell phones.  Our suggested CSI plan  costs $155 with a $500 deductible.