FOS 300 Forensic Photography
Lecture studies of the general principals and concepts behind both basic and technical photography. The theoretical underpinnings of, techniques for, and applications of forensic photography will be examined. Topics include: the science behind photography, composition, exposure, focus, depth of field, flash techniques; and the challenges associated with crime scene, underwater, and aerial photography. Students will also learn how to properly document the various types of: crime scenes, evidence, bodies, wounds, and fingerprints. Additionally, they will learn how to prepare photographic reports and displays for court.