Case Studies in Photography
Theory, Genres and Practical Activities
This printable book on Photography has a focus on subject matter, camera angles, framing and a more artistic point of view. It is not a resource showing how to use all the different aspects of a camera—there is enough information out there for each type of camera for that!!! I originally put this unit of work together for a staff member who was teaching outside their subject area and I needed something that the students could follow themselves and navigate their way through the course, and it worked!!!!
I copy enough books for one between two in the classroom, but the original image for analysis is shown in full colour on the Interactive whiteboard via this document. I have also copied the photographs and laminated them for students to use in the analysis—the choice is yours.
For each Photographer and Concepts studied, there are practical activities for students to complete. I have had my students keep a digital diary and a hard copy portfolio of their best work.
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4 Photography Marking Criteria
5-13 Elements of Art
14-18 Principles of Design
19-20 Elements of Art and Principles of Design Definitions and word helpers
21-23 Framing and shot lengths
24-25 Camera Angles
26-28 Camera Movement
29-32 Image Analysis, Mise En Scene, Organisation and Lighting
33-35 Rule of Thirds
37-38 Portraiture—Sir Cecil Beaton
39-40 Portraiture—Annie Leibovitz
41-42 Portraiture—Mary-Ellen Mark
43-44 Portraiture—Phillippe Halsman
45-46 Portraiture—Steven McCurry
48-49 Landscape—Ansel Adams
50-51 Landscape—Galen Rowell
52-53 Landscape—Nick Brandt
54-55 Landscape—Bernhard Edmaier
56-56 Landscape—Annie Griffiths Belt
59-60 Fashion—Nick Knight
61-62 Fashion—Martin Munkacsi
63-64 Fashion—Richard Avedon
65-66 Fashion—David Bailey
67-68 Fashion—Dennis Stock
70-71 Documentary—Dorothea Lange
72-73 Documentary—Margaret Bourke-White
74-75 Documentary—Henri Cartier-Bresson
76-77 Documentary—Robert Capa
78-79 Documentary—Manuel Rivera Ortiz
Shapes and Shadows Unit of Work
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