Digital Photography: Recap

Studying digital photography has given me a great appreciation of this beautiful art form. It has also equipped me with the skills to wander into the world and create photography, which reflects my expression and interpretation of the world. If I look back at my first post, before starting this unit, I can see that…

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Digital Photography: Weeks 5 to 13

I have been busy studying Digital Photography but have been terrible at continuing to blog my journey. Below is a recap of what I have completed in weeks five to thirteen and the assessments along the way. Week 5 In week five, we explored how to digital process photographs in Photoshop and using the all-important…

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Digital Photography: Week 3 & 4

In Digital Photography in weeks 3 and 4 we covered the importance of focal length, depth of field and composition. Week 3 In week 3 we examined focal length that is determined by the lens that is used with the camera. We also looked at focus modes and perspective. Finally, we re-entered the world of…

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Digital Photography: Week 2

In week two of Digital Photography, we began our journey into a more in-depth understanding by examining exposure and the importance of light. There is no photography without light Ben Long Exposure Without the presence of light, photography would not be possible. It is through the control of light and understanding exposure that we can…

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Digital Photography: Week 1

In week one of Digital Photography, we were introduced to the basic principles of the digital camera and the importance of light. To start of the journey we looked at some of our favourite photographs we have taken and our favourite form of photography. My Favourite Photographs Below is a selection of some of my…

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Digital Photography

Last week I began my journey into the wonderful world of digital photography. I wanted to create this post now, so I have a reference point on the completion of the class. I love photography, which is evident in my decision to pursue its glorious visual form in academic study. It’s one thing to love…

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Professional Writing: Recap

Professional Writing was an exceptional class which expanded my knowledge on the written word and broadened my understanding of a variety of genres. I began the class feeling apprehensive about my skills and knew that I would have to push myself to communicate clearly and effectively. I was pleasantly surprised at the progress I made…

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