Photography: Just pictures?

        John Willcott
INTRODUCTION

 What makes a good
   photograph?

 Composition
 Depth
 Lighting
 Alignment
 Proximity



All true, but...
Pictures have the ability
to do more than just
show a particular object
or person.




                            A pictu...
A picture can relay a
message with out any
words.
A picture can make you question yourself as a human.
A picture can make you realize, maybe your childhood wasn’t so bad after all?
A picture can make you smile or even take you back in time.
           Or, maybe you HATE these pictures?
BEWARE: a picture is not always to be trusted.
Some pictures are shown on
mainstream media.




                             Some pictures are censored and not
         ...
Summary
Yes, all of the points
stated earlier are
necessary when taking a
great picture. But the truly
great pictures can ...
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  1. 1. Photography: Just pictures? John Willcott
  2. 2. INTRODUCTION What makes a good photograph?  Composition  Depth  Lighting  Alignment  Proximity All true, but consider this..
  3. 3. Pictures have the ability to do more than just show a particular object or person. A picture will show what could take pages to describe.
  4. 4. A picture can relay a message with out any words.
  5. 5. A picture can make you question yourself as a human.
  6. 6. A picture can make you realize, maybe your childhood wasn’t so bad after all?
  7. 7. A picture can make you smile or even take you back in time. Or, maybe you HATE these pictures?
  8. 8. BEWARE: a picture is not always to be trusted.
  9. 9. Some pictures are shown on mainstream media. Some pictures are censored and not shown on mainstream media.
  10. 10. Summary Yes, all of the points stated earlier are necessary when taking a great picture. But the truly great pictures can tell a story, evoke emotion, make you think, and in some instances change your life. A picture that can connect to you is a picture you will more likely remember. So if your going to take a picture, why not try and make it something to remember?
  11. 11. THE END

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