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Archive for February, 2009

Vote for the superstition challenge

Posted by seanmorr on February 27, 2009

P1
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P3
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P5
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Click here to vote

In your journal, tell me which ONE photo from all the periods you thought was the best overall and why

also

if you want to see some cool photos of Carnival in Rio, Brazil(In honor of Daniel, our Brazilian exchange student) you can take a look here

http://www.sacbee.com/static/weblogs/photos/2009/02/019970.html

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Warm Up – 2-26-09

Posted by seanmorr on February 26, 2009

Go to the site

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/29284334/displaymode/1107/s/2/framenumber/1/

look through the photos

Vote

In your journal tell me which photo you voted for and why

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Warm Up 2-25-09

Posted by seanmorr on February 25, 2009

Go to the following link and take a look at the photo

http://www.flickr.com/photos/zhensem/440926454/

What compositional rules does it follow?

Do you like the photo?  Why or why not

__________________________

Photo 2

Critiques – wait for instructions

http://uhscritique.wordpress.com/

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2-24-09

Posted by seanmorr on February 24, 2009

Go to the following link

http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2009/02/at_work.html

Look at the photos, in your journal write about one of them, describe it, why did you like it…

______________

Photo 2

Critique

wait for instructions

http://www.pdnphotooftheday.com/

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Vote for the Color Challenge!

Posted by seanmorr on February 23, 2009

Vote for the following challenges
IN YOUR JOURNAL – tell me which photo you thought was the best from all the periods and why AND tell me how you could have improved your own photo

P1
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Click here to vote

P2
Click here to view the photos
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Click here to vote

P3
Click here to view the photos
..
Click here to vote

P4
Click here to view the photos
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Click here to vote

P5
Click here to view the photos
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Click here to vote

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Warm Up 2-20-09

Posted by seanmorr on February 20, 2009

Go to the following website

http://photoblog.msnbc.msn.com/

look through the photos…STOP when you get to the computer generated photo of the earth

Which one photo did you like the best? why? Describe it

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Warm Up 2-19

Posted by seanmorr on February 19, 2009

Follow the link, look at the images

http://www.006600.jp/japan/

Are these real? Yes or No?

How can you tell?

What do you think the creator of the images was trying to convey?  what was the idea they were trying to get across?

Do you like these images? why or why not?

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Warm Up 2-18-09

Posted by seanmorr on February 18, 2009

Go to the following website

These are one of the most prestigious awards in photography

Look through the photos

YOU CAN STOP AFTER THE SPORTS PHOTOS

http://www.worldpressphoto.org/index.php?option=com_photogallery&task=view&id=1412&Itemid=223&bandwidth=high

ALSO be sure and look through all the photos in the ‘stories or series’

Choose TWO single photos or series to talk about in your journal…

What was it of?  what was the story? did you like the photo(s)?  why or why not?

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Warm Up and Assignments for 2-17-09

Posted by seanmorr on February 17, 2009

Warm Up for photo 1 & photo 2
Go to the following website
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/3917677/displaymode/1107/s/2/

Go through the photos
Vote for your favorite
In your journal, tell me which one you voted for and why

ASSIGNMENTS

Photo 1 Classes
Complete the warm up
Finish up your collage
Remember you can add up to FOUR more items for extra credit
If you have any problems, ask the TA’s in the class
Also remember that you have your color challenge due on FRIDAY

Photo 2 Classes
Complete the warm up
Complete your Flaming Nike Ad

If you are done with the flaming nike ad, you can start the next assignment
read the following article
http://digital-photography-school.com/photography-1014-exposure-and-stops

answer the following questions in a word document named p#lastnameexposure1

What is ‘exposure’?
What is ‘ev’?  why is it important on your camera?
What is a ‘stop’?
What makes up the ‘exposure triangle’?
What are the trade offs for 
– Shutter speed?
– aperture?
– ISO?

when you are done, turn it in.

and be nice to Mr. Ramage

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Warm Up 2-12-09

Posted by seanmorr on February 12, 2009

Go to the following site

http://www.naturescapes.net/iow/2008/2008BD_RP.htm

Which picture did you like the best?  Why?

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Warm up 2-11-09

Posted by seanmorr on February 11, 2009

go to the following site

http://nbcsports.msnbc.com/id/29129531/displaymode/1107/s/2/framenumber/1/

look through the photos

in your journal tell me which photo you thought was the best and why

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Warm Up 2-10-09

Posted by seanmorr on February 10, 2009

Go to the following link

http://www.nytimes.com/packages/html/photo/2008-year-in-pictures/?ref=multimedia

Look through the important photos from 2008

Be sure and read the captions to understand what is going on

Choose TWO to write about in your journal.

Describe them…did you like the photos…why or why not

When you are done with that, you can check out photos from the Talent Show

http://www.flickr.com/photos/uhstitans/sets/72157613442761242/

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Vote for One Day Challenge

Posted by seanmorr on February 9, 2009

Vote for the One Day Challenge!
You get THREE votes

P1
Photos
P1OneDay
Vote
Vote Here

P3
Photos
P3OneDay
Vote
Vote Here

P5
Photos
P5OneDay
Vote
Vote Here

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Warm Up 2-6-09

Posted by seanmorr on February 6, 2009

Go to the following website
look through the photos
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/29037448/displaymode/1107/s/2/framenumber/1/
vote for your favorite
In your journal tell me which one you voted for and why

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Digital Photo 2 – First Semester Portfolios & Artist’s Statements

Posted by seanmorr on February 6, 2009

These are the final portfolios from the students in Digital Photography 2, 1st semester 2008/2009.

They were asked to choose their 10 best photos for the portfolio.  They were also asked to create an Artist’s Statement that explains their philosophy and style as a photographer.

Bernice Pipa – Artist’s Statement
Bernice Pipa – Portfolio

Ammon Hayden- Artist’s Statement
Ammon Hayden – Portfolio

Taylor Jones – Artist’s Statement
Taylor Jones – Portfolio

Olga Mikhaylenko – Artist’s Statement
Olga Mikhaylenko – Portfolio

Ethan Doerr – Artist’s Statement
Ethan Doerr – Portfolio

Kennedy Rushing – Artist’s Statement
Kennedy Rushing – Portfolio

Courtney Moe – Artist’s Statement
Courtney Moe – Portfolio

Amelia Ringeisen – Artist’s Statement
Amelia Ringeisen – Portfolio

Mikhayla Ravenberg – Artist’s Statement
Mikhayla Ravenberg – Portfolio

Chelsea Todd – Artist’s Statement
Chelsea Todd – Portfolio

Rob Rheinhart – Artist’s Statement
Rob Rheinhart – Portfolio

Ryan Read – Portfolio

Nick Tierney – Portfolio

Josh Edwards – Artist’s Statement
Josh Edwards – Portfolio

Jordan Burke – Portfolio

Ron Stanfield – Portfolio

Jessica Neely – Portfolio

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Warm Up 2-5

Posted by seanmorr on February 5, 2009

Go to the following link

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/6020616/displaymode/1107/s/2/

look through the cute photos

Choose one that you like

Describe it in your journal and tell me why you like it

also

check out the winners from the district portrait challenge

http://www.uhsdigital.com/Studentwork/0809/esdports/index.html

and

Amy Marple’s scholarship signing yesterday

http://www.flickr.com/photos/uhstitans/sets/72157613372611090/

Photographed by Kaitlan Hamby

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Warm up 2-4-09

Posted by seanmorr on February 4, 2009

Digital Photo 2

Look at the following photo

http://www.pdnphotooftheday.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/rogersnider.jpg

Be prepared to critique it, you will get directions soon

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Warm Up 2-3-09

Posted by seanmorr on February 3, 2009

Go to the following website

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/28917476/displaymode/1107/s/2/framenumber/1/

Vote

In your journal tell me which one you voted for and why

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Warm Up 2/2/09

Posted by seanmorr on February 2, 2009

Go to the link below

http://nbcsports.msnbc.com/id/9654053/displaymode/1107/s/2/

check out the week’s sports photos

Choose one photo you like, describe it and tell me why you like it in your journal

here are some more superbowl photos

http://nbcsports.msnbc.com/id/28968346/displaymode/1247/

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New Photos from UHS Events

Posted by seanmorr on February 2, 2009

Click the link below to see new photos from UHS events including…

MLK Assembly, Senion Play, Digital Photography Newspaper Fashion Show

http://unionhsphoto.wordpress.com/

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