New! Introducing the 2019 revision of 4-H’s best-selling Photography curriculum. Level 1, Photography Basics, is a beginning level book for the study of photography. Activities cover four main areas: Equipment, Lighting, Composition, and Skill Building. Topics include flash, black & white photography, and taking selfies! Having access to a camera (phone or DSLR) is essential, as well as deciding how and where to store the photos taken during the project. This book will give youth the tools to succeed at and enjoy their photography journey.
So what's new in the 2019 edition? Technology! The books have been updated to reflect changing technology, such as moving from film to digital photography. Cell phones, a common camera for many people, are featured. Other enhancements include digital photo editing as well as online photo storage and sharing.
- This book is intended for the youth.
- Grades 5-12 or anyone beginning Photography
- Authored by Ohio State University
- Copyright 2019
- 92 pages
- Ties to National Visual Arts Education Standards. See the “Look Inside” for the Project Skills, Life Skills, Educational Standards, and Success Indicators for each activity.
Are you interested in learning more about the curriculum, straight from the author and a 4-H educator? Watch a webinar all about the curriculum, available here.