PHOTO UNIT 3: Pinhole Cameras

Description

You and your team will construct a working pinhole camera. You will each use your camera to produce an image that has a range of tones and takes advantage of the pinhole medium’s intrinsic qualities of long shutter speeds, distortion, vignetting, and interesting angle of view.


FILES

Pinhole Camera Assignment

Pinhole Camera_Construction Directions


 

PINHOLE CAMERA EXAMPLES


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


PINHOLE PHOTOGRAPHS

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VIDEOS

Camera Obscura at Home

Camera Obscura in San Francisco, CA USA


VOCABULARY

You will encounter these words during the unit.  Write a definition (in your own words) for each word and use it in a sentence correctly

  1. Aperture
  2. Camera obscura
  3. Darkroom
  4. Darkroom timer
  5. Developer
  6. Exposure
  7. Fixer
  8. Fresh Water Rinse
  9. Light leak
  10. Negative
  11. Overexposed
  12. Photographic Paper
  13. Pinhole camera
  14. Positive
  15. Safelight
  16. Safelight Fogging
  17. Shutter
  18. Shutter Speed
  19. Stop Bath
  20. Test Strip
  21. Tonal range
  22. Underexposed

 

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