Line/Patterns of Line:An Element of Design<br />Digital Photography Unit<br />Ms Gregory<br />Elementary Connected Classrooms<br />
Learning Intentions<br />To learn about the elements of design, specifically, line. <br />To see and capture the element of line in photographs.<br />To use the element of line to create powerful images with digital photography.<br />
Line is One of the Elements and Principles of Design <br />Part of the Visual Arts Curriculum<br />Used by artists/photographers to make their art/photos stronger, more powerful<br />The ‘language’ of the visual arts<br />Line is simplest of all the Elements of Design<br />Early mark-making<br />
Line<br />In art, line is defined as a moving dot<br />suggest rhythm, create patterns, indicate directions and show structure<br />
Your assignment: Line/Patterns of Lines<br />Take several photos of lines and/or patterns of lines.<br />Use the lesson ideas to help you ‘see’.<br />Remember rule of thirds and other tips from the last two lessons.<br />Remember to behave appropriately if outside of the classroom.<br />We’ll upload and share out after 30 minutes!<br />
References<br />All photos accessed February 15, 2011 from Flickr:<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/48977901@N00/163433839/<br />The arch http://www.flickr.com/photos/b_g/1300681859/sizes/o/in/photostream/<br />Guitar http://www.flickr.com/photos/68136468@N00/754106889/<br />http://asperados.byus.net/home/board/tt/1<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/69108241@N00/155398975/sizes/l/in/photostream/<br />Line as pattern:<br />Crossing http://www.flickr.com/photos/35211570@N00/99446948/<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/38917708@N00/474143774/<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/28481088@N00/886515302/sizes/o/in/photostream/<br />Sea Defense http://www.flickr.com/photos/66656285@N00/1557000314/<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/gmacorig/133740226/sizes/o/in/photostream/<br />
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