Presentation on theme: "Key concepts in composition BFADC 3 What every picture only gets from You!"— Presentation transcript:
Key concepts in composition BFADC 3 What every picture only gets from You!
Backgrounds Backgrounds should compliment the subject without becoming the subject. try neutral, uncluttered or out of focus backgrounds
Framing Just as backgrounds work behind your subject frames work in front. Again frames should add to your story without distracting from your subject.
angle Angle can help select both Background and Framing to your subject. High, low, side profiles add to portraits
Detail Simplicity is Key to your Better Story Enhance your stories Blur crop or angles to remove distractions
Creativity Elements and Principles of Design Suggest choices you have for each story you tell.
/3 Rule of Thirds Golden Triangle How do you use space
photoshoot Plan a single location and shoot 10-12 pictures. Use a log book to record different ideas for use of BFADC/3 and Design Element & Principles. Demonstrate different Design Elements and Principles to create creative images from the same location and editing decisions to create final print. Create a presentation of your work with a discussion of these elements and principles and BFADC/3. This could be a print package, slide show or narrated movie.
Marking 10 images with log of planning and editing Presentation to class Focus on Composition Variety/originality/ interest in the set of images Quality and Appropriate language in presentation Work station focus and timely results Identify use of photography for career you could pursue.