3Announcements Test will be at end of class Camera Contest: Can do this in place of Weather assignment for March 25Still need to send me 30 photos; submit best to Duluth News Tribune
4Photo ContestThe Duluth News Tribune, the Zinema 2 and New York Times photographer Bill Cunningham are hosting a photo contest in the Northland to celebrate the opening of the documentary “Bill Cunningham New York” — a film by Richard Press. While Cunningham chronicles fashion on the streets of New York, we’re asking you to take documentary-style photos capturing everyday fashion on the streets of Duluth.The rules: You must be 18 years or older to enter. Photos must be submitted to by March 23 to be considered. Finalists will be featured in the Scrapbook section April 3, when public voting begins. Winners will be announced on opening night April 8 at the Zinema 2. Prizes include dinner at Zietgiest Arts Cafe, a movie at the Zinema 2, and your photo featured on the film’s website.
5Words Matter! Photograph a public misspelling 5 points extra credit Here’s what I mean!
9Photographer profile How’s it going? Do a brief (5 minute) PowerPoint presentation for the class on March 21, March 28Include 10 images on individual slide pages that best portray the photographer’s workInclude one slide with biographical information, portrait of the photographerIMPORTANT NOTE:presentations to me by noon on March 20
10Let’s review who you have… Molly: Mark Trockman, Lakeshore Weekly News, WayzataLuke: Steve Muscatelo, New Ulm JournalBrady: Bruce Olson, Montevideo American NewsAnna: Jennifer Horton, Equine photojournalist, IowaErica: David Burnett, freelance photographerGram: Paul Walsh, AP freelance, DuluthEvia: Bea Wiharta, Reuters, IndonesiaMatt: Jamie Squire, Getty ImagesKim: Kirtstin Hatz, Shakopee Valley NewsAmanda: Matt Kane, Delano Herald Journal
11Reegan: Tom Carothers, Woodbury Bulletin Tara: Nadine Kasel, Food Service News, Twin CitiesJessica: Eric Johnson, Austin Daily HeraldAmelia: Annie Griffiths, National GeographicLaura: Scott Wallace, National GeographicJennifer: Philip Kamras, Times Union, Albany, NYEan: Kate Wiltshire, freelance, Dubois, WYBailey: Stacy Axelrod, Daily Tar Heel, North CarolinaWesley: ?????Lisa: Joe Lemke, Spin MagazineAlexa: Jennifer Cappucio Maher, Inland Valley Daily News, Upland, CaliforniaBobby: Sun Sailor, Plymouth, MNHeather: Jason Wachter, St. Cloud Times
12March 21: March 28: Ean: Kate Wiltshire Wes: Matt: Jamie Squire Alexa: Jennifer Cappucio MaherAnna: Jennifer HortonGram: Paul WalshHeather: Carl BurtonReegan: Tom CarothersBailey: Stacy AxelrodJennifer: Philip KamrasLisa: Joe LemkeAmanda: Matt KaneMarch 28:Bobby: Sun SailorJessica: Eric JohnsonAmelia: Annie GriffithsEvia: Gea WihartaKim: Kirtstin HatzTara: Nadine KaselErica: David BurnettMolly: David BrewsterLaura: Scott WallaceLuke: Steve MuscateloBrady: Bruce Olson
13Major Assignment III: Portraits/Personality Photograph Environmental photograph of a person in an appropriate settingPhotographs due: Friday, March 11Who have you/are you planning to photograph?Using Picasa, send a link with your best photos to:
14Major Assignment IV: Sports Cover a sporting event of your choicePractice stopping actionLook on the sidelines/crowd for reactionsSubmit best shot: Doesn’t have to be actionDeadline: April 1What have you/do you plan to attend?Let’s go around the room
15Major Assignment V: Spot News Capture a spot news event:FiresCrimesAccidentsWeather!Doesn’t have to be while snowingIf a blizzard/high winds, look for snow piles!Might have to reduce aperture for snow – might be too bright!If out in the snow, protect cameraHave your camera with you spring break!
25Let’s look at your Winter Outdoor Event Photographs Overall good job!What was the biggest challenge?Biggest surprise?What did you learn?
26Curt Perano starts his second Beargrease Marathon on Jan. 30 Curt Perano starts his second Beargrease Marathon on Jan. 30. Originally from New Zealand, Perano moved to the U.S. in 2007.
27A skier crosses the American Birkebeiner finish line, a 50K race, that begins at the Telemark Resort in Cable, Wis. and ends on Main Street in Hayward, Wis. on Feb. 26. Thousands of skiers traveled from around the world to participate in this event.
28Janice Reifenberger of Duluth walks out of the water after jumping into Lake Superior at the Polar Plunge on Feb. 19.
29The Minnesota Forest Lake 8th Grade Baller-inas Dana Larson, Abbie Vanbergen and Kahlie Phillips take the Plunge on Feb. 19 at the Forest Lake 2nd Annual FLake Festival. The annual winter plunge 'Gettin Cold for a Cause' is put on by the Forest Lake Rotary Club. The Baller-inas showed up with the rest of the Century Junior High School girls basketball team to jump in.
30Paisley Nardini (right) and Karli Scheving brave the cold waters of Lake Superior and shiver to stay warm at the Polar Bear Plunge last Saturday in Duluth, MN.
31Jumping into the icy Lake Superior water, Amy Larsen and Matt Prois participated in the Polar Bear Plunge on Feb. 19 for Special Olympics. The pair named themselves the "Smart Wool Ninjas" and joined over 800 other jumpers in the event.
32The Fox 21 News Team takes the Polar Plunge in Canal Park on Feb The Fox 21 News Team takes the Polar Plunge in Canal Park on Feb. 19 to benefit the Special Olympics of Minnesota. Left to right: Dan Hanger, Jason Vincent, Makenzi Henderson, Greg Chandler, Jacob Kittilstad.
33Dave Johnson emerges from the warming tent after jumping in Lake Superior for the Duluth Polar Bear Plunge on Saturday, Feb. 19. Nearly 850 people took the plunge and raised more than $142,000 for Special Olympics.
34Rena Lettsome, Katie Oja and Matt Oja of Duluth jump into Lake Superior during the polar plunge. The jumped along with the UMD Pharmacy team on Feb. 19.
35On Feb. 19 1,700 people particiated in the Springsteel Fishing Derby held in Warroad, MN. Here, brothers Rod and Scott Storey of Warroad, wait patiently for a fish to bite their line shortly after the Derby started.The biggest fish caught during the Derby was a 19 pound Northern caught by Damien Treichel.
36These fishermen struggle to free a truck stuck in the cracking ice and snow on Lake of the Woods, just outside Warroad, MN. They were there to participate in the annual Springsteel Fishing Derby, which was nearly canceled do to concerns of unsafe ice conditions.
37Mike Foosness has a fish on at UMD's Big Jig ice fishing contest on Feb. 13th. Proceeds from the event support Bulldog athletics.
38Sean Johnson (right) shows off his puppy, Dash, to Kelly (left) and Maggie (middle) Smith of Duluth. Sean entered Dash into the "Cutest Puppy Contest" at the Fitger's Complex in Duluth on Jan, 29. The contest is held annually as part of the John Beargrease weekend. Fiona, an Alaskan Malamute won the competition.
39With a helping hand from Mom, Piper (2), gives the Great Dane named Dino a hug on Jan. 29 at the Fitgers Complex during the John Beargrease Cutest Puppy Contest.
40A young boy plays on the ice skating pond at the 12th annual "Warmer by the Lake" which was held at Bayfront Festival Park on Feb. 12. The event was sponsored by Duluth Parks and Recreation. People of all ages skated on the ice skating pond, went snow shoeing, roasted marshmallows and enjoyed hot chocolate and cookies.
41UMD juniors Matt Newton and Jeremy Brown battle for position behind the net while playing pick up hockey on March 2 at Fryberger Ice Arena. The park has two outdoor rinks as well as one indoor, that are used for both pickup hockey and youth games.
42Jillian Goman, an 18 months old is playing with her mother at Chester Bowl Park, Duluth Minn on Feb. 27.
43Many people await their turn to ride up the ski lift at Spirit Mountain on Wed. Feb. 2.
44Two students in Duluth, Jon Lindsay and Zack Davidson, hit the slopes at Spirit Mountain in honor of Military Appreciation Week on March 2. All military members and their immediate families received discounted rates on a number of amenities.
45April Rosten and Trent Templer of Detroit Lakes roasted marshmallows on the shores of Lake Superior at Beacon Pointe Resort. The resort offers nightly campfires all year round.
46Kathryn Thompson gets some exercise as she walks her two dogs, Bear and Walter, down the driveway on her farm outside of Montevideo, MN.
47Let’s review photos in small groups Share challenges/successesWhat would you do differently?
48Final Project: Let’s build a web page Google Sites:
50Photography lingo Shoot: take photos Sharp photo: in focus Soft: out of focus; not sharpFlat light: Even, with no highlightsBracket: Take several shots of same scene at different exposuresShoot a lot of frames!Take a lot of photos – memory cards are cheap!
51Picasa 3: Editing, selecting photos Set up Google Account: google.comGo to:Download Picasa 3Upload photographsUnder File menu, select New AlbumType in Date/name of assignmentSelect photos, drag to the album you createdEdit photos, put the final photo selection first in albumSelect the final photo, and write cutline where it says: Write a caption!NOTE: Add full name to the end of the caption
52Sharing album with me Select the album you want to share Click on the Share button on upper right side of the album screenSign in to your Google accountIn the Share Photos screen, in the To: box type