Intro to Digital Photography: Printable Poster, How a DSLR Camera Works

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  1. Help your students understand how to take manual photographs using a DSLR digital camera.  This digital photography printable poster pack includes 7 posters and a display header.  All in all this bundle includes: ➣How a DSLR camera works printable poster ➣Aperture and depth of field poster ➣Shutter
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An Introduction to Photography course has so many things to cover. Digital cameras, DSLRs, are complicated, and so is the process of capturing the perfect picture. 

Help your students understand how their DSLR cameras work with this modern, bright, and informative poster.  This poster shows how an image is captured, and moves through the camera body to the viewfinder and sensor.

This poster visually shows the:



➣Flip up mirror





➣How the image enters the camera and is viewed through the viewfinder.

➣How the image enters the camera and is recorded on the sensor, or chip, to record the digital photograph. 

This printable poster has two sizes: 24"x36", and 8.5"x11." The larger size can be printed on a large format printer, printed to 11"x17" (available on many office copiers) or printed to the small size on a standard sheet of printer paper. 

Interested in other photography products? Check out other lessons below! This product and all of the below products are included in a semester long bundle pack. Save money and time by purchasing it in the Introduction to Photography bundle. First day of school photo handouts

DIY photo journal project

Blind Photography project

How to set up a class blog

Your World project

Family Heritage project

Introduction to the elements of photography and rules of composition

Aperture lesson

ISO lesson

Shutter speed lesson

Learning manual mode lesson

Practicing manual mode lesson

How to photograph portraits lesson Abstract or Life in Color project

Exposure in silhouettes and nature

Environmental Portraits project

Double Exposure in Photoshop

Storytelling Through Photography

Conceptual Photography project

Are you looking for a quicker intro to DSLR photography pack? Check out my six week bundle on learning manual mode here.

Check out my other products here.

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