Monday, September 26, 2016


Please use the presentation below to help you complete your Landscapes photo assignment. Due dates and criteria and included on last page. Enjoy the weekend and get outdoors!!!

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Creative Shooting & Manual Modes

Below is the presentation shared in class for your Creative Shooting and Manual Modes project. Please use this to help you work with the DSLR camera and all the manual modes. Remember you need to experiment with all the different modes and submit pictures by December 19th. Don't wait until the last minute - there are 2 cameras available to borrow. Enjoy!

Monday, September 19, 2016


Your assignment for this week is to experiment with different types of lighting. There are several types and you should try them all. Be sure you are looking at the assignment page and meeting the very specific criteria for this project. Good luck, and remember - lighting and composition are the keys to successful photographs!

Friday, September 16, 2016

Photographer Presentation

Below is what was shared in class for the Photographer Presentation. This includes due dates and criteria for the assignment. Please refer to this as needed. 

Photography Vocabulary & History

The presentation below is what was shared in class. Please refer to this as needed, and note that the sketchbook assignment is on the last slide. 

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Composition Guidelines

Below is the presentation shared in class for your composition guidelines project. This presentation includes examples, tips, requirements and due dates.  Be sure to check it and make sure you are experimenting with all of the different composition tools.

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Rule of Thirds

See the presentation below for details, criteria, requirements and due dates for your Rule of Thirds assignment. There are 2 parts to the sketchbook that are due by the end of class on Thursday, 9/8. If you were absent, please submit them by the end of next class. You must also take 40 pictures that represent the Rule of Thirds. These photos are due on Monday, 9/12. Please make sure you have your photos taken and you bring them to class on a memory card or your camera as we will work on creating a contact sheet together. 

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Welcome to Photography!

Below is the presentation we covered the first day of class. Please refer to this as needed and share with your grown up people. And don't hesitate to see me with any questions or concerns. 
- Mrs. Duckworth