12 February 2016


DIRECTIONS: Make 10+ photographs that will look odd/interesting/non-sensical when turned upside-down. Yes, it's as simple as that.

Anelia Loubser.

10 February 2016

INQUIRY #5: "Self-Portrait as a Drowned Man."


1. Find the photo titled "Self-Portrait as a Drowned Man."
2. Who made it?
3. What year was it made?
4. Why did the photographer make the photo?
5. How many people do wild and irritable hippopotamuses kill each year? (hippopatami😜) 
6. What is the French word for "hippopotamus?"


INQUIRY #4: "Boulevard du Temple"

1. Look up the photograph listed in the title of this post.

Once you have, do the following:
1. Post the image to your blog (x-large).
2. Who created it?
3. How long was the exposure time?
4. What happened to the original daguerrotype image?
5. Give a name to the person getting his shoes shined.
6. Name a famous landmark in Paris, France.
7. Who wrote and sang the first version of the famous chanson "La Vie en Rose?"

08 February 2016

PROJECT #2.2-Minimalism, Part 2 (People/Objects)

DIRECTIONS: Remaining consistent with Minimalism, Part 1, make eight more photos in the minimalist composition style. This time, use people as your main subject.

Example. CLICK HERE.

INQUIRY #3: ...the world's first self-portrait.

Title your post: "________________  And The World's First Self Portrait."

Do a search for the world's first self portrait. 

In The post:

1. The year this self portrait was made.
2. How long was the exposure time?
3. What did the photographer hobby in before becoming a "photographer?"
Extra Credit: Why is this noteworthy?

4. The photograph wasn't actually called "photograph." It was a type of image that had recently been invented. It was called a  "d____________?"
5. In what city was this "selfie" made?
6. What was written on the back of the image?
7. Why did the photographer quit the photography business?
8. How old was the photographer at the time of death?
9. If the photographer were to have #hashtagged it and posted to Instagram, what would the "#hashtag/#hashtags" have been?  📱💻