Photography is the art and practice capturing light with a camera, usually via a digital sensor or film, to create an image.
This Studio Photography class is a beginner digital photography course. This course aims to help you master a digital camera by learning earn the basic functions of your camera so you can begin to shoot in manual mode, capturing high-quality images. In addition, this course also aims to teach the fundamental principles of the art making side of Photography. Such principles are Exposure, Lighting, Composition, narrative, and speed.
Studio Photography Goals
When students complete this course they will......
Assignment: What is photography to you?
Open the file below and follow the directions .
Photgraphy ARt History
Using the Links about complete both worksheets bellow.
Photography Art History
Edward Steichen was a key figure of twentieth-century photography, directing its development as a prominent photographer and influential curator.
Ansel Easton Adams was a landscape photographer and environmentalist known for his black-and-white images of the American West. He helped found Group f/64, an association of photographers advocating "pure" photography which favored sharp focus and the use of the full tonal range of a photograph
Steve McCurry has been one of the most iconic voices in contemporary photography for more than 30 years, with scores of magazine and book covers, over a dozen books, exhibiting many countries and cultures His most famous photo is of the "Afghan Girl", the girl with the piercing green eyes that periodically appears on the cover of National Geographic.
Assignment: Research an artist
Write a one-page essay about a photographer. you can choose from one above or from your own research.
- Who's the artist
- give a little background context
- what kind of photography do they do or have done
- Pick an artwork/ photo of their you like
- what's the title
- what does it look like
- does it have a feeling, why
- why do you like it