Project Using these SIX elements, you will shoot photographs that best express their principles. You will shoot at least SIX photographs for each of the areas. Keep in mind your elements of composition: rule of thirds, balance, emphasis, etc…
Light and shadow – Use dramatic lighting to create shapes or forms or use light and shadow to make your subject three-dimensional.
Reflections - Your photographs should emphasize pattern being reflected in objects. Play with using different fabrics & different patterns reflected in different objects.
Liquids – Organic shapes, transparency, abstract
Fragments – it is always not necessary to include your entire subject. You can fill the frame or think of abstract shapes.
Rust/Dust – Texture and Color, abstract
Different Perspective - worm's eye, bird's eye or equal to
You will turn in a digital contact sheet to receive credit. You will shoot 36 images in digital. We will have a class critique on the prints to help you determine which compositions work best in regard to the elements and design principles and how to photograph your subject with more interesting view points to attract viewers to your compositions. File folder with 36 images, 10 working, and Final 5. You will rename your files Composition_(file number). You will print one 8" x 12" of each of your best FIVE photos for your portfolio.