Weekly 5: Lighting File Photo by Khadejeh Nikouyeh
This week students were encouraged to start a lighting file of images they like, to start their file they were assigned to choose an example image a photographer’s web site were they explained their portrait lighting and emulate the lighting style to successfully create the same technique.
Weekly Four: Framed – Photo by Rebecca Benson
Framing is the technique of drawing attention to the subject of your image. This can also be used as a way to layer an image as you construct it.
Weekly Two: Street Photography – Photo by Hayley Ellis
Street photography is a genre that features the human condition within public places and does not necessitate the presence of a street or even the urban environment.
Weekly One: It’s in the eyes – Photo by Robert Hill
Each week the Small Format Photography class is given a themed assignment. This week we discussed Steve McCurry’s Afghan Girl and what made it so special. The assignment is also about photographing a stranger and learning to approach subjects you don’t know.