Subtractive Color: Archival Inkjet Printing (Fall 2014)

Photography and Filmmaking

Are you interested in familiarizing yourself with modern printing methods to create the best high-quality prints for your artistic practice? During this class, students will explore the procedures involved in transferring photographic images from the camera and computer to print. The class is not limited to photographers, as graphic designers, illustrators, comic artists, or any artist interested in producing high-quality digital prints are encouraged to partake.

Students will examine image enhancement techniques and technical print processes used to produce well-crafted photographs using the Epson professional printers. Students will analyze printing papers and inks during the making of photographic proofs and final prints, and will learn how to troubleshoot a variety of printer problems. / Facilities fee of $25 and materials fee of $10 in addition to class tuition. / Open to students ages 18 and above.

Prerequisites: Working knowledge of the Adobe Photoshop and Mac OS X.

What to Bring: Pen or pencil; notebook or sketchbook; USB drive, blank CD, or cloud storage option for saving work. / A complete list of suggested materials will be discussed during the first class meeting.

Please Register Before: October 16

If the minimum enrollment is not met by the deadline above, the class will be canceled on this date. Registration will remain open after this date if the minimum enrollment has been met.

Class Savings

/ Register on or before Aug 25 and receive $25 off total tuition.
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Contact MCAD Continuing Education at or call 612.874.3765.

Course Details

Course Number: CSMA 3202
Dates: Oct. 20 – Nov. 10
6:30-9:30 p.m.
Nathan Lewis
Main Building Room 230
Non-Credit Tuition: $152.00

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