AS Photography Exam – Check list for what to include in your sketchbookRemember to look at your overview for key dates – find it on Moodle or the blog:21rdh.blogspot.co.ukMonday 15th - ART2 sketchbook deadlineTuesday 16th – 25 April: 8hour EXAMs start Task Details Done1. Front Cover of • Include your full name, AS Photography, Block and ART2sketchbook Controlled Assignment2. Introduction / • Leave at least a page or two at the front of your sketchbookWhat are my for an introduction to your chosen exam question and yourintentions form what are my intentions form.3. Initial Planning • brainstorms of 2-3 of the exam question • Visual mood board of ideas • Include any initial artist comparisons or research that connect to these ideas • First/second photoshoots included here (see below for what you need to include)4. Artist Research • Written Essay of 1500 words, to include comparing and contrasting two different photographers. Analysing 2 different images in depth. • Artist Comparison: Compare images you have experimented with alongside images of your main photographer’s work and show evidence of inspiration, influence and similarities (composition etc). The more artist research you have the better – remember the essay is worth 25% of your overall grade.5. Planning for • Mind map of your ideas for your final theme. Need tofinal outcomes include an explanation of what you are doing and why.6. Each Each Photosoot must include the following:Photoshoot • Shooting plan –detailing what you are going to do, why, how, when and where. Need to include technical details and most importantly WHY – how have your ideas developed from your previous photoshoot. • Contact sheet – annotate best/worst shots • Print best 4+ images and analyse how and why they are technically, lighting wise, compositionally, conceptually and linked to your artist research. • Evaluate your shoot – strengths and weaknesses –
what to improve in the next one and how your ideas have moved forward.7. Experimentation You must demonstrate: • How you have refined your ideas in each shoot (as stated above) • You must demonstrate your technical skills and knowledge in each photoshoot • Are you using any other experimental techniques? Have you documented how you’ve done this (if in Photoshop) in your sketchbook? Screen grabs will be necessary8. Final Planning • What are you planning to do in your exam?and Mock ups • Experiment with different types of presentation techniques • What will be your final outcomes and why? You need to9. Final Outcomes • Produced in the exam • You will need to detail how many, what and wh you are producing these in your sketchbook before the exam.10. Evaluation of Produced in the examproject • Evaluate the experimental project as a whole.