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The Still Life Project The purpose of this project: To learn what you would need to know in an entry college level fine arts class. How do you achieve good composition ? How do you create strong contrast ? Composition Basics stage the scene (You are the director)

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the purpose of this project
The purpose of this project:
  • To learn what you would need to know in an entry college level fine arts class.
  • How do you achieve good composition?
  • How do you create strong contrast?
composition basics
Composition Basics
  • stage the scene (You are the director)
  • grab a camera and take 10-12 digital photos
  • lighting for strong shadows and highlights
  • use a backdrop to simplify space (optional).
  • work with a partner for another point of view
  • try different and unexpected angles and perspectives
contrast basics
Contrast Basics
  • What is contrast? Five points of light… Extremes of light and dark values that create shapes and patterns in your composition.
  • Turn off the flash, turn up the spotlights
  • What happens if you add brightly colored draped fabric?
composition theory
Composition Theory
  • upload your photos
  • study the Masters
  • “something short, something tall, something big, something small, something running off the edge.
  • off center focal point
  • Golden Mean
  • Rule of Thirds
  • Balancesymmetrical/asymmetrical
next editing in photoshop
Next: Editing in PhotoShop
  • crop for composition
  • resize (image-image size 8x10”)
  • view fit on screen
  • image-adjustments (levels, shadows & highlights, exposure)
  • simplify background
choices
Choices:
  • oils
  • acrylics
  • colored pencil
  • watercolor