Media Studies

Introduction to Digital Photography

Category Media Studies

Grades 5-8 (Full Day)

Curriculum Connections Language, Visual Arts

Your students will develop their artistic eye through an exploration of what makes a ‘good’ photograph. Students will learn the basics of taking digital photographs and capture images across Harbourfront Centre’s site.

Students will explore how to capture unique artistic pieces through digital photography.

Key Inquiry Question: How can you create photographic art pieces that evoke a response?

Program Objectives

By the end of the program, students will:

  • Identify a variety of genres in photography and contemporary photographers
  • Critique photographic artwork
  • Capture photographic images

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