Project: 1 - Photo Essay

Key learning tasks involved in this project

  • Learning the principles of taking good photographs
  • Researching and developing a series of images to tell the story of a person in their class.
  • Understanding and applying the principles of interviewing and photographing people to effectively¬†
  • Capture their interests, personalities and ideas.

In this project, students examine the purposes and principles of good photography and apply these principles ot their own photography. Students are also introduced to the medium of photo essays and supported as they develop their own such essays, using the idea of a day or a week in the life of a fellow student as the focus for their work.