Unit B – Photography Basics

In this unit, students will be introduced to the basics of Photography.

Learning Goals

  • Student identifies good and bad photography.
  • Student demonstrates a basic understanding of Careers in Photography.
  • Student demonstrates a basic understanding of History of Photography.
  • Students demonstrates a basic understanding of file formats and file sizes.
  • Students demonstrates a basic understanding of Photography Keywords.
  • Students demonstrates a basic understanding of Lighting Basics.
  • Students demonstrates a basic understanding of copyright and ethics.

Activities

  1. What is Photography?
  2. Fabulous Photography
  3. A Brief History of Photography
  4. Careers in Photography
  5. File Formats & Sizes (tentatively)
  6. Phone Photography vs. DSLR (tentatively)
  7. ISO Sensitivity Basics