Due: Wednesday, 5/10
Discover a studio photographer you admire and want to emulate the style of. Research them fully and discover their preferred tools, methods and visual aesthetics. Create a 2-page report showing their work and analyzing their style including what they shoot, how they work and what tools/methods they employ to get their results.
Make a studio photograph which either mimics their style or is at least inspired by it. Really nail this one. Kill it. Do it.
You will turn in:
All Raw photos (at least 72)
3 jpegs, fully processed and retouched
Your gallery report
For the photograph, you will be graded on the following:
25pts – Use of sophisticated lighting worthy of publication in a magazine or advertisement
25pts – Technical excellence in terms of sharpness, exposure and color balance
25pts – Styling and arrangement of the subject/setting
25pts – Post processing to enhance the image at a professional level
For the Gallery Report, you will be graded on content and formatting, but especially on your attention to detail as it relates to your analysis of style, technique and aesthetic.
Work will be shown in a critique on 5/10. All students must attend the critique. Have a blast!