Understanding digital photography and digital images

In this activity, students take photos and gather images from various sources, identifying elements of visual design that reflect good composition. Students also learn about scanned images, Camera RAW, video stills, and key digital image terminology.

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Last Updated July 30, 2021
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1-2 hours estimated class time

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