ASSIGNMENT: NEON LiGHTS  
 

 

 
 OBJECTIVES:     
  To create I well exposed, in focus, not blurry photo that has neon lights as its subject. If you can't find and neon lights try moving lights like cars or move your camera while pointing at stationary lights.  
 PROCEDURES:     
 

Find an interesting subject. Experiment with the different scene modes on your camera. Take a lot of different pictures. Hold your camera as still as possible.Take your pictures early so you will have time to redo them if they are blurry or too dark or....No blurry pictures for this assignment.Some examples here.

If you are taking pictures of moving lights check this link. Moving lights

 
 TURN IN:    
  One finished 5x7 or 7x5 image named neon.jpg. Put it in a folder named "yourlastnameneon" in your student server space.  
 EVALUATION:    
 

Your assignment will be graded using these criteria:

From Mr. P's Photo Rubric

Vision:
Is you image original, innovative and daring, or just another example of the same old thing? Does it fulfill the requirements for the assignment (see assignment requirements above) ?

Aesthetics:
Have you used the appropriate elements and principles of design that would enhance your photograph or did you just shoot what was in front of the camera? Have you used good composition or did you just place the center of interest in the center because it was easy?

Mechanics:
Camera Techniques: Is the image sharp/in focus? Is the exposure correct? Was the appropriate aperture/shutter speed used (if applicable for your camera), did you find the best angle?

Computer Techniques: Is the image sharp/in focus? Is it resized correctly? Is it color corrected and sharpened?

Presentation: Is the artwork presented in a professional manner as outlined in the assignment?

Good luck