Composition Rule of thirds: an image is divided into thirds, like a tic- tac-toe board. The intersections of these lines are where your subject/focal point should be placed. See the tree above. Some people feel this is a more interesting composition than a centered image.
Find something that has been repeated Like the street lamps in a parking lot Or these kiwi seeds
Your projects: Take a piece of paper. Fold, bend, or tear it to make an interesting form. Take an abstract photo of it. Take an abstract photo of an object (inside or outside of school) ONE of these photos will be edited in Photoshop and turned in as one project. The OTHER photo will be turned into a painting.
Paper Sculpture You will each get a piece of paper that you will cut, bend, or tear into an interesting form. You will then take several abstract photographs of your paper by zooming in. *notice how the paper was bent. The dark areas are shadows from the light.
Several sheets of paper that were bent to make an interesting line