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STUDENT REPETITION EXAMPLES
Repetition of Shape Assignment
Repetition of shape is a compositional technique photographers frequently use to make compelling images. Multiple shapes, lines or spots can create a pattern that adds interest and unites the elements in a scene.
What to do: Find a series of repeating objects or shapes and use different angles to fill the frame with the repeating patterns.
Final Product: Turn in 2 Images on separate slides showing repetition of shape • Shoot at least 40 images total.
After you have PICKED your TWO BEST images:
•correct the tonal values of the photos using “curves” (command+M) or “levels” (command+L).
•put each image on a colored background.
•put borders or a drop shadow around each image.
•include your name, period number and “Repetition” at the top of the slide
•save your imagess as:
SHOOTING TIPS • Fill the frame • Get close to your subjects. • Use different
depth of field settings and or different angles to make your images more interesting.
Things to photograph: Shapes, lines, objects, fences, buildings, textures, people –any repeating shape or pattern…