Introduction to Digital Photography: Blind Photography Activity and Lesson Plan

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Grade Levels
5th - 12th, Homeschool
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28 pages
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This was a great resource for photography class!! Easy to use. Rigorous. Low prep. Thank you so much!
I took on a yearbook/digital photography class this year, and have been floundering until I found this! Amazing resource that has been so helpful to me and the kids!
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This introduction to digital photography lesson is designed as one of the first lessons to teach in a photo course. It serves as a way to show students that they can achieve beautiful digital photographs without the use of their eyes. It also introduces them to a successful photographer who has been focusing on photography since he lost his vision in his twenties.

The students are tasked with taking photographs while blindfolded and having to rely on their other senses to help find a subject. They will also participate in a class critique and discussion of the artist to know, assignment, and end result.

This pack has everything you need to introduce this photo project:

➣Lesson plan

➣Blind photography presentation

➣Blind photography critique

➣Sensory photo labels

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

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

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This product was created in collaboration with my amazing friend and coworker, Meagan Brooker. Meagan has taught for many years, with a focus on AP Art, Drawing, and Photography. In addition, she has been responsible for capturing our annual family photographs, maternity, and newborn pictures that I will treasure forever. This girl knows her stuff, and better yet, how to teach it to students.

Total Pages
28 pages
Answer Key
Rubric only
Teaching Duration
3 days
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