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Assignment 16Lines and Shapes

“Photographing a cake can be art”

Irving Penn

Purpose: To Identify Lines and Geometrical Shapes.

Lines

  1. Produce a series of photographs for each of the four basic lines: horizontal, vertical, diagonal, and curved. While other lines may be present, it should be obvious to the viewer which of the three lines is dominant in the image.
FIGURE 16.1 Photo by Aaron Davis; 65mm lens; Canon EOS Rebel T3i.

FIGURE 16.1 Photo by Aaron Davis; 65mm lens; Canon EOS Rebel T3i.

FIGURE 16.2 Photo by Brandi Dawson; 21mm lens; Canon Coolpix P100.

FIGURE 16.2 Photo by Brandi Dawson; 21mm lens; Canon Coolpix P100.

FIGURE 16.3 Photo by Brandi Dawson; 40mm lens; ...

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