Missing Color Photo Collections

The following students still need to submit blog post that contains 10 edited color photos and a 150 word artist statement.

BD Days
  • Isiah (t-shirt design, not color photos)
  • Damare
  • Jabari
  • Jacinto
  • Michele
  • Betty
  • Manny
AC Days
  • Stephen
  • Keion
  • Nelsie (t-shirt design, not color photos)
  • Breanna
  • Molly
  • Simon
  • Darren
  • Josh

Censoring Student Art: Controversial High School Art Project Taken Down

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Honors students at Oxon Hill High School were given an assignment to create a display that shows what social justice means to them. The display pictured above was eventually taken down, as district officials feared it could be considered disrespectful towards police officers. What do you think? Read more here.

Best Color Photos So Far

Here are some of my favorite photos taken during this unit:

Photo Credit: Lauryl

Photo Credit: Lauryl

Photo Credit: Lizzy

Photo Credit: Lizzy

Photo Credit: Lizzy

Photo Credit: Lizzy

Photo Credit: Lizzy

Photo Credit: Lizzy

Photo Credit: Lauryl

Photo Credit: Lauryl

Photo Credit: Manny

Photo Credit: Manny

Photo Credit: Jacinto

Photo Credit: Jacinto

Today we will take one last round of photos, focusing on elements that look good in color. Make sure you take enough photos that you can submit 10 solid ones for a grade next class.

Color Photography Indoors

Here are some great photos that were taken in this classroom. Notice how the objects were picked to represent a specific color scheme and strategically arranged. Also examine how the carefully selected background contributes to each photo:

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Photo Credit: Betty – 12th Grade

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Photo Credit: Damare – 11th Grade

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Photo Credit: Timieya, 12th Grade

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Photo Credit: Timieya – 12th Grade

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Photo Credit: Isabel – 10th Grade

Today we will:

  • continue taking color photos, focusing on the following color schemes: monochromatic, analogous, complimentary, triadic
  • post the best photos we have taken to our blogs

Staging Photos

Today we will stage photos indoors to reflect interesting color schemes.

Here are some examples of interesting photos that have been staged:

Photo Credit: Marina

Photo Credit: Marina

Photo Credit: Nelsie

Photo Credit: Nelsie

Photo Credit: Nelsie

Photo Credit: Nelsie

Photo Credit: Nelsie

Photo Credit: Nelsie

Today we will:

  • learn how to stage photos indoors
  • stage photos to reflect interesting color schemes
  • post our best photos to our blog