HIGH PERSPECTIVE EXAMPLES
Unusual Perspective "High" Assignment
Shooting from an "unusual perspective" is one of the techniques you can use to make your images more interesting. This assignment is all about using a fun, creative approach; a way to explore taking photos from a different vantage point.
WHAT TO DO
PICK A COUPLE OF SUBJECTS AND TAKE 30 PHOTOS FROM A "HIGH" PERSPECTIVE:
•Things to photograph: people (portraits are great for this) buildings, nature, just about anything!
•Fill the frame with the subject (get closer).
•Look at the edges of your frames, not just the center, watch out for distracting backgrounds or objects "growing" out of subject's heads...
•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 PERSPECTIVE SHOT!
•USE YOUR NOGGIN -WE WANT YOU TO COMPLETE THIS ASSIGNMENT WHOLE IN BOTH BODY AND MIND....!
SUBMITTING YOUR PHOTOS
Pick out your two favorite photos that demonstrate the high perspective.
•Crop for best composition and correct the tonal values of the images using Photoshop.
•Turn in 2 Images and a 30-image proofsheet showing images shot from a high perspective.
•Submit your images in the correct period# High Perspectives folder in the Google Classroom photo server.