Sep 24 2012

Camera Position 115 : The Self-Assignment

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Although I have been giving assignments to students for years and years, I sometimes forget that I can give myself an assignment, too. So, this summer, I gave myself the task of photographing a stretch of lakeshore 150 feet long and 10 feet in either direction from where the water meets the land. It was a successful exercise and taught me a lot about looking and seeing.

 

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  1. Joanne Barsantion 24 Sep 2012 at 5:02 pm

    Jeff, I find it ironic that you enhanced your creativity by imposing a set of rules to constrain the bounds of your self-assignment. It seems odd, but it actually works – brilliant!