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Types of photography

  1. 2. <ul><li>Photographic work can be divided into dozens of categories, many with lots of sub-categories. The following list describes some common types of photography. </li></ul>
  2. 3. <ul><li>Aerial   </li></ul><ul><li>From a plane, helicopter, balloon or other airborne device. </li></ul><ul><li>Astrophotography </li></ul><ul><li>Space photography, through a telescope. </li></ul><ul><li>Black and White </li></ul><ul><li>Not simply photography without color, black and white photography explores shapes, tones and textures. Shadows and highlights become much more important. </li></ul><ul><li>Camera Phone </li></ul><ul><li>  &quot;Convenience&quot; photography using a mobile phone's built-in camera. </li></ul><ul><li>Commercial </li></ul><ul><li>Product shots, advertising, etc. </li></ul><ul><li>Documentary   </li></ul><ul><li>Journalism, Events, Historical, Political, etc. </li></ul>
  3. 4. <ul><li>Event </li></ul><ul><li>Concerts, parties, festivals, weddings , etc. </li></ul><ul><li>Macro </li></ul><ul><li>The art of photographing very small and/or close-up objects. </li></ul><ul><li>Modeling   </li></ul><ul><li>Photographing objects to be converted into 3D models. </li></ul><ul><li>Nature   </li></ul><ul><li>Landscapes, animals, plants, sea, etc. </li></ul><ul><li>People   </li></ul><ul><li>Candid, Family, Fashion, Glamour, Passports & Visas, Portrait, Pregnancy, School, Sports, Wedding </li></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>Satellite   </li></ul><ul><li>Views of Earth from orbit. </li></ul><ul><li>Sports   </li></ul><ul><li>The specialized art of shooting people engaged in sports, games and adventure activities. </li></ul><ul><li>Underwater   </li></ul><ul><li>Any type of photography taken under water with a water-tight camera housing. </li></ul><ul><li>News photography </li></ul>
  5. 7. Long shot Medium long shot Medium shot Medium close up Close up Extreme close up Manoj Rathnayaka
  6. 8. Aerial shot Long shot SLCJ
  7. 9. NASA
  8. 10. Satellite
  9. 11. Satellite Hong Kong nasa
  10. 12. <ul><li>Black-and-white (monochrome) is the oldest form of photography — originally all photos were black and white. These days it is a lot less common but still maintains a strong following. </li></ul>
  11. 13. Medium shot Anoma Rajakaruna
  12. 14. Anoma Rajakaruna Medium close up
  13. 15. Amila Proboda 2008 slcj Long shot
  14. 18. Extreme long shot Camera Phone K550i Manoj Rathnayka2008
  15. 19. Extreme long shot K550i Phone Manoj Rathnayka2007
  16. 20. Macro photo Manoj Rathnayaka
  17. 22. Fish eye
  18. 24. Modeling Manoj Rathnayaka Medium shot
  19. 25. Medium shot Sanka vidanegama
  20. 26. Medium shot Manoj Rathnayka 2010 Medium shot
  21. 27. Medium close up Manoj Rathnayaka
  22. 28. Nayanaka Ranwella Rivira Wild life
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  24. 30. Medium close up Manoj Rathnayaka Nature
  25. 31. Close up Medium shot Manoj Rathnayka
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  27. 33. Extreme Long shot Medium close up Long shot Medium long shot Medium shot Extreme close up Close up
  28. 34. Medium shot Manoj Rathnayaka 2010.LTTE wedding
  29. 35. Medium shot Manoj Rathnayaka
  30. 36. Medium long shot
  31. 37. People
  32. 38. Medium shot Long shot Medium long shot Manoj Rathnayaka People
  33. 39. Extreme Close up Manoj Rathanyaka
  34. 40. Medium shot Manoj Rathnayaka 2008
  35. 41. Medium long shot Manoj Rathnayaka
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  38. 44. Close up Manoj Rathnayaka
  39. 45. Medium long shot Manoj Rathnayaka
  40. 46. Extreme close up Manoj Rathanayaka
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  45. 51. Medium close up Manoj Rathanhyaka
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  47. 53. Medium shot Manoj Rathnayka
  48. 54. Medium Close up Manoj Rathnayaka 2008
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  52. 58. Medium long shot Manoj rathnayaka
  53. 59. Long shot Manoj Rathnayka2009
  54. 60. Dasun print slcj 2008 Long shot
  55. 61. Long shot Manoj rathnayaka
  56. 63. Sports Eranga jayawardana AFP Sanka Vidanegama Sunday times
  57. 64. Under water photo
  58. 65. Photojournalism Photojournalism is a particular form of journalism (the collecting, editing, and presenting of news material for publication or broadcast) that creates images in order to tell a news story Photojournalism is distinguished from other close branches of photography documentary photography , social documentary photography , celebrity photography ) by the qualities of:
  59. 66. Medium close up Manoj Rathnayaka
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  61. 68. Extreme close up Manoj Rathnayaka
  62. 69. Medium close up Manoj Rathnayaka
  63. 70. Nisal Baduge dailymirror Medium shot
  64. 71. Amila print SLCJ 2010 Medium long shot Chamila RIVIRA
  65. 72. Long shot Manoj Rathnayaka
  66. 73. Medium long shot Manoj Rathnayaka
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  68. 75. Medium shot Manoj Rathnayaka Dinuka Liyanawatte Ruiter
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  72. 79. Photojournalism can be found in every form of modern media. Often called &quot;documentary photography,&quot; these photographs offer a form of news that lets the public experience the event visually. It offers a more tangible look at these events that can be understood by anyone, no matter the age or literary skill. Migrant Mother What is a photojournalist? A journalist tells stories. A photographer takes pictures of nouns (people, places and things). A photojournalist takes the best of both and locks it into the most powerful medium available - frozen images. Florence Leona Christie (Dorothea Lange )1936.
  73. 80. More on the photojournalist A photojournalist is a visual reporter of facts. The public places trust in its reporters to tell the truth. The same trust is extended to photojournalists as visual reporters. This responsibility is paramount to a photojournalist. At all times, we have many thousands of people seeing through our eyes and expecting to see the truth. Most people immediately understand an image. In today's world of grocery store tabloids and digital manipulation of images, the photojournalist must still tell the truth. The photojournalist constantly hunts for the images (or verbs), which tell of the day-to-day struggles and accomplishments of his community. These occurrences happen naturally. There is no need to &quot;set up&quot; reality. There is no need to lie to a community that bestows its trust. In a nutshell:   If a photojournalist isn't going to fake a fire or a street stabbing scene, why would he set up &quot;person A&quot; giving &quot;person B&quot; an object (award, check, trophy etc.)? The photojournalist simply wants to hang around, be forgotten and wait for the right moment. Then, the hunt begins anew. Like the police officer or firefighter, the photojournalist's concern is his community even if that means sacrificing comfort or life. Many photojournalists die every year in the process of collecting visual information, which lets the public know of atrocities, dangers and the mundane.
  74. 81. <ul><li>What makes a photojournalist different from a photographer? Photographers take pictures of nouns (people, places and things). Photojournalists shoot action verbs (&quot;kicks,&quot; &quot;explodes,&quot; &quot;cries,&quot; etc.). Photojournalists do shoot some nouns. These nouns can be standard photos of people (portraits), places (proposed zoning areas or construction sites) and things (name it). However, the nouns we seek still must tell a story. </li></ul>
  75. 82. <ul><li>Professional photojournalist Mark M. Hancock discusses photojournalism and the eccentricities associated with gathering images for daily newspapers and magazines. </li></ul>
  76. 83. <ul><li> To be a photojournalist, we must understand the relationship between the image and these basic elements of language (all languages - worldwide).      The girl hits (or misses) the ball. There are no other options. The girl is easy to photograph. The ball is easy to photograph. The verb is the hard part. As a servant of the citizens, it's the photojournalist's OBLIGATION to capture the entire sentence involved in EVERY event. There are no excuses. It's hit or missed. Some photographers don't care. They have a picture of the bat. &quot;Hey, that's what tried to hit the ball.&quot; They just don't get it. </li></ul>
  77. 84. <ul><li>“ If you’re pictures aren’t good, enough, you’re not close enough” ROBERT CAPA 1913 – May 25, 1954 </li></ul>The Falling Soldier by Robert Capa (Spanish Civil War)
  78. 87. “ If you’re pictures aren’t good, enough, you’re not close enough ” ROBERT CAPA 1913 – May 25, 1954
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