Year 11 Art - Photography

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: A. Zimmerman

This course is for students interested in Photography, using the functions on an SLR camera, creative image making techniques and the Adobe Creative Suite for image manipulation.

Focus on Introduction to Photo-Taking: 
Photographic Conventions 
(focus, angle of view, depth of field, rule of thirds, moving image as a potential extension)

Photography techniques using:
SLR Digital camera, Polaroid, Studio Lighting with school supplied cameras and resources.

Use of Creative Suite for advanced photo editing:
•Photoshop (still and potentially moving)

This course is a taster for NCEA Level 2 and 3 Photography.


Year 12 Art Design, Year 12 Photography (This course is now full and no longer available in 2021), Year 12 Product and Design, Year 12 Visual Art

Contributions and Equipment

Digital workbook will be kept as evidence using Google or Adobe

Recommended Prior Learning

Open entry

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