17-18 DD Photography Assignments

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  1. Photography Journal during the photography unit. Turn in 1st & 2nd 9 weeks – Google Classroom

  2. DD 2, 3,4

    1. Lightroom Tutorials

    2. Read the tips what makes a good photo

    3. Watch photo critique videos and choose a photo to critique from the list.

    4. Choose a photo to critique from these choices. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

    5. Answer these critique questions while recording your critique using Screancast-o-Matic

  3. DD 2 & 3

    1. Read through How-To handouts

    2. Shoot to get to know your camera using all dials and settings. Shoot the same scene with each setting on the dial and compare the EXIF Data in the Meta Panel in Bridge to understand the differences.

    3. Processing Photos in Photoshop Steps
      You will have 3 copies of every photo.
      1. Original JPG   2. PSD  3. Cropped JPG - 8x10 with 300 resolution & save 12 quality

Photo Assignments

1. Instagram - 5 photos a week using hashtag #snhsphoto

2.   1 –
###-name-split.jpg    ###-name-split.psd with guides for split   NO 8x10

3.   2 –
###-name-music.jpg    ###-name-music.psd      ###-name-music-8x10.jpg

4.   2 –
###-name-vehicle.jpg      ###-vehicle.psd      ###-vehicle-8x10.jpg

5.   2 –
###-name-sepia.jpg      ###-name-sepia.psd      ###-name-sepia-8x10.jpg

6.   2 – Grunge/Decay/Texture 1 2 3 4
###-name-grunge.jpg      ###-name-grunge.psd      ###-name-grunge-8x10.jpg

7.   2 –
###-name-water.jpg      ###-name-water.psd      ###-name-water-8x10.jpg

8.   1 –
###-name-hdr.jpg      ###-name-hdr.psd      ###-name-hdr-8x10.jpg

9.   1 –
###-name-perspective.jpg      ###-name-perspective.psd      ###-name-perspective-8x10.jpg

10.   2 –    Macro Info 1 2 3 4
###-name-drip.jpg      ###-name-drip.psd      ###-name-drip-8x10.jpg

11.   2 –
###-name-fall.jpg      ###-name-fall.psd      ###-name-fall-8x10.jpg

 


Photography Rubric

Printable PDF

Photography

6 Excellent

 4 Good

 2 Needs Work

Total

Following Directions

All assigned components to the assignment are present.

Half of the assigned components are present.

Not assigned components are present.

 

Composition Shows strong photographic composition Rule of thirds, leading lines, framing, unusual angle, fill the frame Shows some element of composition, but not strongly No composition element used  
Contrast / Lighting Photograph has strong contrast of blacks & whites or dark colors and light colors Good contrast but slightly over or under exposed Poor contrast  
Cropping All unwanted areas of the photograph are eliminate Some unwanted elements in photograph Recrop photograph  
Focus Excellent focus in photograph with no unintended blur Slightly out of focus Out of focus  
Visual Impact/Mood Photograph creates a dramatic image Photograph creates a pleasing visual image Photograph does not give mood or feeling  
Focal Point Obvious focal point Contains focal point but image also contains distractions No visible focal point  
      Total