In other words, plagiarism is an act of fraud. It involves both stealing someone else's work and lying about it afterward.
You have been assigned this project to gain a deeper understanding of a selected photographer through research of their life as it pertains(ed) to the field of photography; and to learn the style and subject matter of their photography. You will present your project to the class via Google Slides or another type of presentation (e.g., PowerPoint, Prezzi, etc.). You are expected to follow the criteria as described in the Photography I: Research Project assignment document.
Peruse this list of Famous Photographers (past and present) and make a selection.
Date of birth/date of death (if still alive, please indicate that)
Country of origin
Schooling, if any
Camera and equipment your photographer used; this should coincide with the time period in which they lived (I will provide help)
What is/was their genre of photography? (for example, documentary, portraiture, nature, fine art, etc)
What are typical subjects of your photographer?
What have other people said about their work? Use quotes from people or the photographer themselves, to help support or further define their style.
Include THREE photo examples of your photographer’s work. You MUST include the following information for EACH photo selected:
2 Elements of Art
2 Principles of Design
1 Composition Technique
Why did you select this photographer?
What was the most interesting fact you learned about this photographer?
How will their work influence your photography?
Include TWO photo examples of your photographer’s work AND your emulation of their work. (Two sets of theirs and yours photographs; side-by-side comparisons.)
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