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Study Photography in Italy, Summer 2020! Online Q&A - Shared screen with speaker view
Kathleen
26:01
Hello students!
Kathleen
26:06
Thanks for joining us!
Kathleen
26:23
If you haven’t already, please say hello in the chat pod and let us know where you are from :)
Candice Rollerson
26:46
Hello!
Alma Chongvilaivan
26:58
Hello
Kathleen
27:08
I see some familiar students with us today :)
Kathleen
27:46
I will type in some contact info and links as Tamara, Katty, and Candice speak
Alma Chongvilaivan
28:05
thank you
Kathleen
28:06
For any questions after this chat: Contact Tamara Hubbard THubbard@academyart.edu
Kathleen
28:24
Photography Department 1.415.618.3699
Katty Hoover
28:51
Enrique — you can opt for either!
Katty Hoover
29:00
The intersession or the traditional summer session
Alma Chongvilaivan
29:59
after this, do we contact our advisor to sign up
Katty Hoover
30:27
Yes, that’s right, Alma! If you cc: Tamara at thubbard@academyart.edu, she can assist
Alma Chongvilaivan
30:35
thank you
Kathleen
30:54
Here are the various contacts to register:
Kathleen
31:01
Undergraduate Student Services: 1.415.618.6508
Kathleen
31:09
Graduate Student Services: 1.415.618.8617
Sandra Singer
31:11
I’m a beginner, do I need an expensive camera? I’m not sure what equipment I would need
Kathleen
31:15
Admissions (new students): 1.800.544.2787
Sandra Singer
32:38
I have tripod for plein air painting
Tamara Hubbard
33:15
Students can take both classes!
Sandra Singer
34:24
I’m a Fine Art major, looking at the intensive just to add a skill for composition
Katty Hoover
35:07
That’s great, Sandra
Sandra Singer
35:31
is there instruction in using Photoshop?
Raphael Douglas
35:42
does the GI Bill cover this type of class?
Katty Hoover
35:48
Julie — can you say more about that? We can speak to the quality of the photo classes, certainly, but your advisor might help in how these classes fit into your overall program
Katty Hoover
36:04
Hi, Raphael — yes, it’s very likely it does. Your advisor can confirm.
Raphael Douglas
36:23
thank you katty
Katty Hoover
37:04
Alma — yes! The foundation of your shooting will be about exploring on your own in new locations, though there are a few times we will convent together
Sandra Singer
37:04
is there a brochure with the cost?
Katty Hoover
37:16
Sandra — yes! Coming up soon
Raphael Douglas
37:21
will you be able to participate in field trips in the intersession class?
Sandra Singer
37:52
what field trips are there during the intensive, or do we stay only in Florence area?
Ski Pierce
37:59
Are there final projects or final exams?
Sandra Singer
38:41
I went last year for painting
Katty Hoover
39:01
Hi, Ski — there is a final project but no exams
Katty Hoover
39:42
Oh, great, Sandra! So you know how great Firenze is
Katty Hoover
40:54
Alma — the costs will cover your housing in Florence and the hotel rooms on trips. It does not cover the flight. Tamara will present the breakdown shortly.
Katty Hoover
41:16
Hi, Enrique! Not as a group but there will be plenty of time to venture on your own!
Sandra Singer
48:27
tuition is still on top of the $1490 program cost?
Katty Hoover
48:43
Sandra — correct.
Kathleen
49:09
FINANCIAL AID: Sun Chan at: SChan@academyart.edu or 1.415.618.6228
Katty Hoover
50:18
It may, Enrique — your advisor can confirm
Kathleen
50:32
Here is is again: Undergraduate Student Services: 1.415.618.6508Graduate Student Services: 1.415.618.8617Admissions (new students): 1.800.544.2787
Katty Hoover
50:34
Alma — SRISA housing is your own room in a shared apartment
Katty Hoover
51:27
Alma — my mistake — that rate is a shared room, but with an additional fee you can have your own room. Housing can also be arranged independently
Kathleen
52:25
Tamara Hubbard THubbard@academyart.edu Photography Department 1.415.618.3699
Raphael Douglas
53:25
directions to our room and class are provided to us upon registration?
Katty Hoover
55:02
Raphael — yes, and actually you will be able to map locate them before you leave for Florence
Katty Hoover
55:27
Alma — you will need a converter, yes, but they are available for sale in Florence, as well
Katty Hoover
55:41
All essentials are easy to buy in Florence
Raphael Douglas
56:52
fun question: are there any local camera stores around campus? i have a SLR
Katty Hoover
57:23
Raphael — yes! There is an Apple store — and a couple of camera stores for basic equipment
Sandra Singer
57:25
Are we expected to know a lot already about using SLR cameras or will there be help?
Katty Hoover
57:48
Sandra — we will provide some introductory exercises for you before we depart, but no experience is required
Katty Hoover
57:53
Enrique — yes!
Raphael Douglas
58:39
Katty — thank you!
Ski Pierce
59:15
I should probably research this myself but I was wondering if there were any places that you know of that develops film around campus? I wanted to bring my film camera as well as my DSLR.
Katty Hoover
59:18
Enrique — there are additional charges to bring family on SRISA trips, but they are welcome. We ask that you attend classes and local trips on your own, so that we can focus on the curricular aspects
Sandra Singer
01:00:24
How many students is the max for intersession?
Kathleen
01:00:29
Tamara Hubbard THubbard@academyart.eduPhotography Department 1.415.618.3699
Kathleen
01:01:37
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