ASSIGNMENT - EXTENDED STUDIES - EPH105

The History of Photography
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  • PART A: IN THEORY...

  • Explain the rectilinear theory of light.
  • What was one of the biggest discoveries made by Claudet in 1841?
  • What event marked the beginning of the modern era of photography?
  • In what year was the journal - National Geographic established?
  • What was significant about the "Leica" camera?
  • What type of images is Ansel Adams famous for?
  • Vogue magazine used a number of provocative erotically charged black and white images. Who took them?
  • What is Photographer Steve McCurry's most famous image called?
  • What photographed John Lennon on the day he was killed?
  • PART B: PHOTO ASSIGNMENTS...

  • Include here the CAMERA MODE and SHUTTER SPEED, APERTURE AND ISO you used to take your chosen image.
  • Type or paste your "Image Story" here. Make sure you have answered any questions asked within the task.
  • Attach ONE image for Task 1 here.
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    • Include here the CAMERA MODE and SHUTTER SPEED, APERTURE AND ISO you used to take your chosen image.
    • Type or paste your "Image Story" here. Make sure you have answered any questions asked within the task.
    • Attach ONE image for Task 2 here.
      Drop files here or
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      • Include here the CAMERA MODE and SHUTTER SPEED, APERTURE AND ISO you used to take your chosen image.
      • Type or paste your "Image Story" here. Make sure you have answered any questions asked within the task.
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