IB Photo Assignments

Welcome to IB Photography 2022-2023

1.  YOUR WEBSITE

Start a new website using edublogs.org   Join the class blog (cauchonphotoclass) Create pages on your site. Include some of your photography on your homepage and some in at least one gallery page.

Home/Landing Page (always add new work to your homepage every week.)

 Assignments Page (post your photography assignments on this page. You can add a writing assignment page also)

1 to 2 Gallery Pages (ex: Portraits, Black and Write, Photojournalism, Sports, whatever you want to concentrate on)

Comparative Study Page (Post your comparative study where you compare the work of different artists and make connections with your own work)

Journal Page (photograph your journal pages and post on this page)

Contact Page (with basic info about yourself including a photograph and email)

*PUT YOUR BEST WORK ON YOUR HOME PAGE AS A GALLERY OR AS INDIVIDUAL IMAGES.

*CREATE WIDGETS: TEXT WIDGET WITH YOUR NAME. ANOTHER TEXT WIDGET WITH THE TITLE ALL ABOUT ME. WRITE A FEW SENTENCES ABOUT YOURSELF. CREATE AN IMAGE WIDGET AND PUT AN IMAGE IN THERE OF YOURSELF OR SOMETHING YOU LOVE

2. READ AND WRITE REVIEW

Read this online article and for your first post on your assignment page, answer these questions (click on the word article to get to link). Explain it like you would to someone who is new to photography.

  1. What are aperture, shutter speed and ISO?
  2. When would you need to change your ISO
  3. What is aperture and shutter priority settings?
  4. What are AF modes?
  5. What is white balance and why would you need to change it?
  6. What are drive modes and metering modes?
  7. What is exposure compensation?

3.  INSPIRATIONAL SLIDESHOW

Create a slide show in powerpoint on PHOTOS THAT INSPIRE YOU. Under each photo you select, explain why this photograph inspires you. Make sure to include the photographer’s name and/or the website where you got the image from. Choose between 15 and 20 photos from online. Email your slide show to me @ caucrg@fusd.net. You will present your inspiration slide show to the class.

4. IMAGE PROJECTION

Use the projector attached to the teachers computer to project an image or text onto a person. Think about the statement you want to convey and relate your message to a social issue which is important to you.