Monday, October 5, 2009

Thursday, September 3, 2009

Walker Evans was a photographer back in the early 1930's. His photography was mainly of those who suffered during the depression.In 1941, Evans' photographs detailing his stay with three families in southern Alabama during the Great Depression were published as the book Let Us Now Praise Famous Men.

Annie Liebovitz is a photographer whose style is marked by a close collaboration between the photographer and the subject. when i looked at her photos i got the feeling that she is trying to bring fantasy to real life. this picture portrays that with the whole "Alice in Wonderland" theme.

Dorthea Lange was an influential documentary photographer and photojournalist , best known for her work during the Great Depression for the FSA. Lange's photographs humanized the tragic consequences of the Great Depression. This photo shows her compassion for her art along with the Photo's subjects.

Edward Curtis was a photographer back in the late 1800's until his death in the mid 1900's. His photography was based on old western American life, as well as Native American peoples. This photo shows the Native American Indians.

Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Monday, August 31, 2009

Jim Brandenbergs photgraphy tends to be more of nature and the out doors. this picture of a wolf shows the texture of the wolves fur. i like it alot.

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Friday, March 6, 2009

Friday, February 20, 2009

Thursday, February 5, 2009

  1. What are the three basic elements of a camera? ANSWER: an optical element (the lens), a chemical element (the film) and a mechanical element (the camera body itself).
  2. What is an SLR camera? ANSWER:The single-lens reflex (SLR) camera uses an automatic moving mirror system which permits the photographer to see exactly what will be captured
  3. What is the purpose of a camera's aperture? ANSWER;a setting on some cameras that allows the user to choose a specific aperture value while the camera selects a shutter speed to match
  4. What does shutter speed on a camera control? ANSWER:in photography, shutter speed is the length of time a shutter is open; the total exposure is proportional to this exposure time
  5. To get the right exposure for a picture, what three things must be balanced? ANSWER: Apperture
    • Shutter speed
    • Film sensitivity or sensor sensitivity
  6. To take pictures outside on a very sunny day, would you use a high or low film speed? Why? ANSWER: slow speeds are for outside and High speeds are for indoors
  7. What are the four steps for developing black and white film? ANSWER: the developer, the stop bath, fixer, hypo clearing agent
  8. What things are needed to make a black and white print? ANSWER: same a #7
  9. For a black and white print, the final image is actually what material? ANSWER:the final image is actually developed silver

Monday, February 2, 2009

Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Monday, January 26, 2009

Thursday, January 22, 2009

Wednesday, January 21, 2009

My first blog

hey bloggers, this is my very first blog! I really had no choice because im pretty sure i'll fail the class if i don't. i'll blog soon, unwillingly.

your friend,
the Kleinburglar