Assignment 3 Feedback

Assignment 3 Feedback

Feedback from my tutor for my TAOP Assignment 3.

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Exploring Color Photography

Exploring Color Photography

There is nothing wrong with Exploring Color Photography, and there is a lot of things right about it. It just feels like Robert Hirsch has taken a general photography manual and added the word color [sic] to every other heading, just like a house-owner looking to make a quick sale will get the decorator in to give all the walls a quick lick of magnolia. On the plus side, the book is lavishly illustrated with a large selection of beautiful (color) photographs.

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TAOP Assignment 3: Colour

TAOP Assignment 3: Colour

This assignment is all about colour. Harmonious, contrasting, complementary, accents, design, filtering, adding and subtracting, etc. I sometimes describe myself as a bit of a colour-holic, and here present 16 colourful pictures with commentaries on composition, balance and movement.

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Colours into tones in black & white

Colours into tones in black & white

In this exercise, I look at black and white conversions of a colour photograph, and how to change the tones in the picture.

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Goethe’s colour relationships

Goethe’s colour relationships

From Goethe via Union Jack to autumn colours at the local crematorium. It's about contrasts and harmonies; a lot about colours but no mentioning of Faust.

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Newton’s Primary and secondary colours

Newton’s Primary and secondary colours

I was asked to photograph scenes representing the three primary and the three secondary colours. What better place to look for colours than at the green grocer?

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Back at it again

Back at it again

After a 7 months hiatus, I'm finally back at the study again. The first exercise is a gentle start with 20 pictures of dry paint ;-)

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