Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Amazing Photo Essay

This is really amazing. Incredibly sad.

A photographer documents his girlfriend's battle with breast cancer. Click here.

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Critique #2

Please submit one photo to be part of Friday's class critique. It can be an HDR or one of the photojournalism project images.

Click here to access the album. Upload the image to the album.

Also, here is the Wall of Fame link.

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Weeks 5 and 6 - Photojournalism

I got into photography to tell stories. Between 1989 and 1996, I worked at a newspaper of some sort taking photographs. I saw great triumphs, terrible tragedies, mundane moments, and U2 (twice) through my camera lens. Those experiences gave me great insight on the human condition and how to share people's stories with others.

For this unit, we will break away from the desire to manipulate and instead think about telling stories and continue to get to know the camera a little better.

Here is the outline of what you will be doing in the next couple weeks.
  1. Photojournalism Ethics Reading |Questions (Due Friday)
  2. Eight Easy Lessons of Photojournalism Reading | Questions (Due Friday)
  3. Shooting Assignments Overview: