Digital Photography II

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Digital Photography II

Recommended Grade Level: 11 - 12

Do you want to go beyond the basics and take your photography skills to the next level? In Digital Photography 1b: Creating Images with Impact!, you’ll learn the skills and techniques used by professional photographers to improve your photo taking skills of a wide array of subjects. Build on the composition techniques and camera functions you learned in Digital Photography 1a to build a portfolio of a variety of images. Learn the special techniques that will help you shoot quality portraits, action shots, and landscapes. You will also explore sports, pet, and wildlife photography and discover various career paths in the field.

Credit: 0.5




Required Materials:

  • Manual camera or digital camera with manual settings (the camera needs to allow for the mode, shutter speed, and aperture to be adjusted)
    *A Smartphone may be used for most required tasks; however, appropriate applications will need to be installed to allow the student to make the necessary adjustments to the camera mode, shutter speed, and aperture.
  • Tripod (or necessary item(s) to create a stable foundation such as a table)
  • Reflector (white paper, poster board, sheets, or a wall can also serve as a reflector)
  • Image editing software.
  • Access to a slideshow application, such as PowerPoint.


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