Monday, May 22, 2017

Week of May 22-26

Current Project:

  • Regatta!
  • Brace for Impact!
  • Entry Document

    Learning Targets:

    • Be able to define these terms: 
      • Aperture
      • Shutter speed
      • Exposure
      • Exposure Compensation
      • Metering
    • Identify basic components of a camera
    • Compose photos using exposure compensation and the Rule of Thirds
    • Edit photos


    • Use a variety of media and formats to design, develop, publish, and present projects (e.g., newsletters, web sites, presentations, photo galleries)
    • Apply advanced software features to redesign the appearance of word processing documents, spreadsheets, and presentations 
    • Analyze the capabilities and limitations of digital resources and evaluate their potential to address personal, social, lifelong learning, and career needs
    • Identify common graphic, audio, and video file formats (e.g., jpeg, gif, bmp, mpeg, wav, wmv, mp3, flv, avi, pdf) 
    • Demonstrate how to import/export text, graphics, or audio files  

This week's agendas:


  • Check grades
    • Be organized!
    • Read and Check Instructions!!!!!!!
    • All current missing work due by Friday
  • Draw a picture of camera exposure
  • Notes: shooting techniques
  • Assignment: take pictures :-)


  • Notes: Techniques for taking more interesting photos
  • Assignment: Take a bunch of photos. Intentionally try to use at least four of the techniques discussed in class. Submit one good example of each of four techniques in a slideshow. Turn it in on Google Classroom.
  • Suggested apps for manual camera control:
      • Android:
        • Open Camera
        • VSCO
        • The stock photo app on LG phones has manual controls built in
      • iOs




Quizzes and Tests: