This large, detailed, professional unit will teach your students how to take good portrait photography, and how to edit the photos in a variety of ways in photoshop, with step-by-step instructions. This unit allows students to work at their own pace and can be given to students to complete at home as well. It will take students approximately 3-4 weeks to get through the unit.
Students will need their own basic or SLR camera, a prop, a partner, and access to Adobe Photoshop.
a. A printable instruction sheet for students to follow as an overall guide.
b. A printable sheet to remind students what materials they will need to have.
c. Handout- How to take good portrait photos.
d. Worksheet- How to use curves and adjustment layers and actions.
e. Worksheet-How to create a contact sheet.
f. Worksheet-How to dodge and burn.
g. Worksheet-How to fix people's skin.
h. Worksheet-How to do colour balancing.
i. Worksheet-How to sharpen images.
j. A power point presentation on taking good photos.
k. A rubric for the completed work.
l. A detailed reflection sheet/prompt for improving literacy.