Throne of Glass :: Celaena Sardothien Collage

Combine images in a mosaic that illustrates an understanding of each of the following elements of a plotline–setting, character development, a type of conflict, resolution. Above is the collage I created to represent the elements of a plotline in the book Throne of Glass by Sarah J Maas. Each of the photos in the collage conveys […]

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Manual 101

Exposure Triangle                Put simply, exposure is the amount of light that reaches a camera during a photograph. The exposure is an important component of a photograph as it determines how light or dark the photograph will be. The exposure triangle is a representation of the three components that determine the exposure […]

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Light Painting

Light painting is a photographic technique which allows photographers to portray the illusion of moving light sources and physical manifestations of light. The key to light painting is the adjustment of shutter speed on a camera. By keeping the shutter open for long periods of time, exposures made by moving light sources would all be […]

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1 object 30 times

The 1 object 30 times Project was a photo assignment that helped develop our understanding of compositional guidelines. Everyone in the class had to choose an object of their choice to take 30 different pictures of. This challenged our creativity as we had a limited amount of objects, and we were required to make each […]

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principles of design

The principles of design describe the different ways artists combine and utilise the elements of arts in a work of art. The seven principles of design are balance, contrast, emphasis, movement, pattern, rhythm and unity. If the elements of art are the ingredients to how to make a piece of art, the principles of design act […]

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Elements of Art

The elements of art are the basic components used to create pieces of art and are often referred as the building blocks of composition in art. The seven elements are line, shape, tone colour, pattern, texture, and form. These elements are helpful when learning how to discuss and critique photography as it allows people to analyse […]

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Burning House Project

⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⁝ Gina Y. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⁝ Fifteen ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⁝ Beijing, China ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⁝ Student ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀i. Computer — contains memories of my friends and family ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ii. Polaroid — a photograph of me and my family in phuket of 2006 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀iii. Notebook — all of the events and occasions I lived through in 2017 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀iv. Music CDs — two albums that […]

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Introduction to Digital Imagery

The photo above was taken by Julian Statenschulte along a road near Hildesheim, Germany, on October 6, 2017. Fierce winds had hit northern Germany and had knocked over many trees, leaving widespread travel mayhem behind. The photo depicts three large uprooted trees along a road with a passing yellow car. Although the story behind the […]

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four fives :: checklist for the summer break

5 BOOKS • crown of midnight by sarah j. maas • where rainbows end by ceceliaahern • the book thief by markuszusak • clockwork angel by cassandraclare • a court of thorns and roses by sarah j. maas 5 PODCASTS • not too deep ─ with grace helbig • muggle cast ─ a harry potter podcast • success ─ ted […]

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