The goal of the Final Project is to create a series of 10 related images on a theme of your choice.
Examples from Spring 2021:
Examples from Fall 2020:
Final Project Statement– Post to OpenLab by November 30, 6 pm
Topic: What is it about? What genre of photography interests you and would you like to explore: street photography, food photography, portrait photography
What purpose will it serve in your portfolio? Do you want to highlight your
conceptual thinking, your design sense, your lighting skills
Subject Matter: Literally what will you shoot?
Style: What will it look like? How will you use photographic style to communicate
emotion and point of view? Find at least one example and include at least one
image with your description.
Lighting: how will you light your project? This may be daylight.
Due Week 13, Nov 30, Shoot 1 – minimum of 30 images in an album on Flickr and mood board
Create a mood board for your project-use Instagram or an internet search to find 6 photographs by 6 different photographers that look like what you want the photos in your final project to look like. Post the images to a gallery on OpenLab with a short description of what you like about the photos. Please be courteous to the photographers and list their names!
Due Week 14, Dec 7, 6 pm:
Shoot 2 – minimum of 30 images in an album on Flickr
Due Week 15, Dec14: Shoot 3 – minimum of 30 images in an album on Flickr
Due Week 15, Dec 14:
- final 10 images selected, adjusted in Lightroom, and posted to an album on Flickr
- a presentation to the class of the final images.