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Unusual Perspective Assignment
F
inal Product:
Turn in 2 Images and a 30-image proofsheet showing images shot from unusual perspectives:
•one photo from a low/close perspective
•one photo from from a high perspective
•proofsheet with 30 images taken from unusual perspective

What to do:

•Shoot at least 30 images total (15 high / 15 close & low).
•Pick a couple of subjects & take pictures of from a low/close perspective & from a high perspective.
•For your low shot, you may need to put your camera on the ground. For the high shot, you may need to climb on steps, or a ladder.
•DO NOT PUT YOUR HEALTH AND SAFETY AT RISK FOR YOUR HIGH SHOT!

After you have picked out your two favorite photos:
Correct the tonal values of the images using levels or curves
•Save your images in the correct period# perspectives folder in the class photo server (206 teacher).
SAVE YOUR IMAGES AS:
p#lastname_persp1
p#lastname_persp2
p#lastname_persp3 (this is your proofsheet)


SHOOTING TIPS

•Fill the frame with the subject
•Get close to your subjects
•Look at the edges of your frames,
not just the center, watch out for distracting backgrounds or objects "growing out of subject's heads...

Things to photograph: People (portraits are great for this) animals, buildings, nature, just about anything