Digital Photo 1 – GLAD Strategies

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Lesson 1

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about what makes a good photo? What do we want to know about what makes a good photo? Or what is a good photo?

CCD
Post Production / Post Process


Lesson 2

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about where should you focus? What do we want to know about where should you focus? Or what is focus?

CCD
Focus Point


Lesson 3

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about which mode is right? What do we want to know about which mode is right? Or What are camera modes?

CCD
Exposure Compensation


Lesson 4

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about exposure? What do we want to know about exposure?

CCD
Exposure Triangle


Lesson 5

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about, “What is the right contrast?” What do we want to know about, “What is the right contrast?”

CCD
-HDR
-Dynamic Range


Lesson 6

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about aperture? What do we want to know about aperture?

CCD
-Depth of field (DOF)
-Hyperfocal distance


Lesson 7

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about which lens we should use? What do we want to know about which lens we should use?

CCD
-Prime Lens
-Focal Length


Lesson 8

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about wide angle lenses? What do we want to know about wide angle lenses?

CCD
-Converging Verticals (AKA Perspective Distortion)
-Barrel Distortion


Lesson 9

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about telephoto lenses? What do we want to know about telephoto lenses?

CCD
-Monopod
-Lens-based image stabilization
-Tripod collar
-Teleconverter
-Pincushion Distortion – What type of distortion do telephoto lenses cause? Hint: It is pleasing for portraits.


Lesson 10

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about macro lenses? What do we want to know about macro lenses?

CCD
-Macro Lens
-Sensor Size FX, DX, and Smaller
-Magnification Ratios


Lesson 11

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about photographing movement? What do we want to know about photographing movement?

CCD
Panning


Lesson 12

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about creating a well-balanced photo that is pleasing to the eye? What do we want to know about how to accomplish this?

CCD
-Rule of Thirds
-Composition


Lesson 13

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about using opposing qualities to create an interesting composition in a photo? What do we want to know about how to accomplish this?

CCD
-Opposing Qualities (AKA Compositional Contrast)
-Geometric Shape
-Organic Shape
-Symmetrical Balance
-Asymmetrical Balance
-Radial Balance


Lesson 14

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about how to use color to maximize impact in a photo? What do we want to know about how to accomplish this?

CCD
Complementary Colors


Lesson 15

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about using the type/quality of light to maximize impact in a photo? What do we want to know about how to accomplish this?

CCD
White Balance
Kelvin Scale


Lesson 16

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about using the position of light to maximize impact in a photo? What do we want to know about how to accomplish this?

CCD
Silhouette
Halo


Lesson 17

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about using flash to maximize impact in a photo? What do we want to know about how to accomplish this?

CCD
Front and Rear Curtain Sync


Lesson 18

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about how to maximize impact when photographing in low light? What do we want to know about how to accomplish this?

CCD
Ambient light


Lesson 19

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about what type of photos look good in black and white? What do we want to know about what type of photos look good in black and white?

CCD
Monochrome


Lesson 20

Observation Chart

What do you notice, predict, or wonder?

Inquiry Chart
What do we know about personal photo projects? What do we want to know about personal photo projects?

CCD
Culling