Compare Masters Programs in Photography in North America 2019/2020
A masters refers to the completion of a graduate study program that prepares students to further their knowledge of a specific subject or advance their careers. The majority of masters are granted by state or public universities.
Photography programs usually include a variety of subjects, including composition, aesthetic theory, lighting, development, processing, and even ethics. Students may work with digital or film cameras to produce a variety of images.
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Syracuse University - S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
The Multimedia Photography and Design program attracts students who are passionate about all types of visual storytelling: photography, videography/cinematography, design
The Multimedia Photography and Design program attracts students who are passionate about all types of visual storytelling: photography, videography/cinematography, design, and multimedia. Our goal is to customize your studies to meet your interests and needs. As creative entrepreneurs, our students typically work in journalism, advertising, fashion and the nonprofit world—with many choosing to work across industries—and they publish their work via myriad distribution platforms, from books, magazines, and newspapers to digital options, such as smartphones, tablets, the web, cable and broadcast channels, to film festivals and gallery exhibits.
What is the focus of the program?
Photography (photojournalism/documentary, advertising/illustration, fashion, portraiture).
Videography/cinematography (latest methods in short-form fiction and non-fiction audio and video collection and production).
Editing and postproduction for still photography and video (story structure, image/clip editing, non-linear video editing, color correction, compression, and output).
Design (motion graphics, publication, web, tablet, mobile, branding, typography)
Story (concept, structure, management, fiction, and non-fiction).
Entrepreneurial/business skills (writing, social media, marketing, ethics, law).
What makes the program unique?
Emphasis on building an exceptional portfolio/reel.
Engaged and inspiring professors with impressive industry credentials and contacts.
Intimate class size, which allows for more individual attention.
Strong sense of community and shared purpose among classmates and faculty.
Hundreds of thousands of dollars in photo/audio/video/HDSLR gear for checkout, a two-story, fully equipped digital photo studio, and seven Mac labs with the latest software.
Weekend workshops and other special projects, both overseas and in the United States.
Strong Newhouse Network of alumni and friends and interaction with notable industry...
Acquire the conceptual, academic and technical skills needed to succeed as an artist in the field of photography and related media.
The masters in photography and related media emphasizes a broad interpretation of photography as a conceptual art form, with the intention of inspiring and nurturing the individuality of each student as a creative, productive artist. This photography masters degree program encourages graduate study in photography and related media as a means to personal, aesthetic, intellectual, and career development.
The curriculum provides a focus of study that is continually sensitive to the needs of each student, building upon the strengths each individual brings to the program. Successful completion of the program enables students to seek careers in fields including education, museum or gallery work, or as self-employed visual artists....