Part 4, Project 4 – Exercise 4.5 – Considering Creativity

Exercise 4.5 – Considering Creativity A search engine image search for “church” returns many images.    As these images are the top images returned by a search engine; they are the images ‘wanted’ by those who are searching for an image of a church. Search engines track responses and then display what is responded to. Many … More Part 4, Project 4 – Exercise 4.5 – Considering Creativity

Part 4 Project 4, Exercise 4.4 – Ex Nihilo

Exercise 4.4 The exercise requires taking a starting point shooting in a studio or a controlled environment that replicates a studio and ‘building’ shots “Ex Nihilo” – from nothing. To build from nothing using studio lighting is a great opportunity to learn about how light works in terms of its quality, its contrast, its direction and … More Part 4 Project 4, Exercise 4.4 – Ex Nihilo

Part 4, Project 3 The Beauty of Artificial Light – Exercise 4.3

Exercise 4.3 Artificial light can be found in many forms. Cinematographer Christopher Doyle is renowned for his work with light and his skill at capturing the artificial light playing upon people faces can be seen in the film In the Mood for Love. In watching some of the film it can be understood that the … More Part 4, Project 3 The Beauty of Artificial Light – Exercise 4.3

Part 4, Project 1 – Exposure – Exercise 4.1

Exercise 4.1 Within the camera is light meter – a reflected light meter. It allows for measurement of reflected light within a scene. The metering system chosen will effect how this reflective light is measured. The exercise asks for consideration of how the camera’s light meter works, enabling consideration of its benefits to the photographer … More Part 4, Project 1 – Exposure – Exercise 4.1