Media Studies

Introduction to Digital Photography

Category Media Studies

Grades 5-8 (full-day)

Curriculum Connections Media Studies, Language Arts

Your students learn the basics of photography, go on a photo shoot, and use our Media Lab to explore ways of manipulating images in the creation of photographic artworks.

Key Inquiry Question: How can we create photographic art pieces that tell a story or make our audience feel something?

Programme Objectives

By the end of the programme, students will:

  • identify a variety of genres in photography and contemporary photographers
  • describe critique photographic artwork
  • create their own piece of photographic artwork

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