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Color Gel Portraits

Working with their knowledge of color theory and of portrait photography, students in Digital Photography worked with studio lighting and colored gels to create these dynamic portraits. Students also developed their skills in directing a model and creating interesting poses as they photographed their subject. ” template=”default” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

ERHS Event Flyers 2018

Students in Digital Imaging designed flyers for upcoming events (and some that just happened) at El Rancho. Students focused on creating a clear visual hierarchy in presenting the information. They also attempted to create a design that fit the chosen event. Take a look! ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

Memory Project 2017: Philippines

The Memory Project is a charitable nonprofit organization that invites art students to create portraits for youth around the world who have faced substantial challenges, such as neglect, abuse, loss of parents, violence, and extreme poverty. This year, each student in AP Studio Art & Advanced Art received a photograph of a child from the Philippines […]

Shutter Speed Photographs 2017

In Photography, Shutter Speed is the amount of time (in seconds or fractions of a second) the shutter on a camera opens up to allow the image sensor (or film in the olden days) to capture light and create an image. Students in digital photography learned how to use shutter speed to create a variety […]

AP STUDIO ART: Concentration Series Gallery

In AP Studio Art, a section of the portfolio requires students to create a series of artworks that address a single concept developed by each student. Here are the concentration series that the students created this year: https://apstudioarterhs.wordpress.com/

Teen Read Week 2017

Students in Digital Imaging were asked to design desktop backgrounds for the ERHS Library computers. Students created original designs that promote reading. See the top designs here.

The Memory Project – AP Studio Art

The Memory Project is a charitable nonprofit organization that invites art teachers and their students to create portraits for youth around the world who have faced substantial challenges, such as neglect, abuse, loss of parents, violence, and extreme poverty. Each student in AP Studio Art received a photograph of a child from Colombia and created a portrait […]

Teen Read Week Posters

For Teen Read Week, students in Mr. Diaz’ Digital Photography class were challenged with promoting reading with photography and design. Students chose a book and created a poster using themes and imagery from the story in combination with their own photography. See more photos here.

Triple Exposure Self Portraits

Students in digital photography used all their own photos to create a self portraits that combine multiple exposures. The objective was to create a portrait with personal significance within the images used in the composite, or to create dynamic spatial relationships with the various textures in the photograph.