Photography

PHOTOGRAPHY

This course explores photography as a powerful means of communication and as an expressive form of contemporary art. Students learn camera basics and all aspects of digital cameras, photography, and graphics.  Students learn tools necessary to expand on, enhance, and manipulate images using Adobe Photoshop CS5. Students will also learn how to combine text and images for commercial art purposes in Adobe Illustrator and InDesign. Students will study and present the works of master photographers and share their impact on the world of photography.

PREREQUISITES:
Art 1 + Fine Arts Proficiency
Seniors or Juniors ONLY

COURSE MATERIALS:
Digital SLR Camera (more info)
SD Memory Card
HighSchoolPhotographer0.jpg
Photo by SKHS student, Steven Friedrich
SELECTED PROJECTS:
FoundLetterProject_Jacob.jpg
Rule_of_Thirds_test1.jpg
DepthOfField.jpg
PortraitPhoto2.jpg
Portrait Photography
ActionPhoto.jpg
LightWriting_Project.jpg
PhotoComingSoon.jpg
Product Photography
PhotoComingSoon.jpg
Photojournalism
*All images above have been taken by SKHS Photo students


FOR ADDITIONAL HELP IN PHOTOGRAPHY, PLEASE COME BY DURING PHOTO CLUB!