Friday 9/23/22: Camera Angles Assessment and Photo Critique Assignment

Today’s Agenda:

  • Checking for understanding: Camera Angles
  • National Geographic Photo Critique

Head over to Teams to find the Camera Angles formative assessment. It is only 6 questions!  Due this class period.

National Geographic Photo Critique-Blog Post

Due by the end of today.

–Head to Photography ( or simply do a Google Image search of “National Geographic Photography”.  (There are subcategories at the top you can check out as well “travel”, “culture”, “portraits”)

–Find a photograph you think is amazing or beautiful.  Open the image to take a screenshot of it using the Snipping Tool and save as a JPEG.

–Make a new post on your blog titled, National Geographic Photo Critique.

–Upload the photo you saved and answer the following questions about it:

  1. What is the photograph showing us?
  2. What elements of art do you see demonstrated and how?
  3. What camera angle do you think was used? If you can’t tell… how do you think the photographer took the photo?
  4. What sorts of messages can this photo communicate to viewers? Does it have a particular meaning or express a mood?
  5. In your opinion, what makes this photo great?

–Publish your post and turn in on Teams.


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