Photo Selection Guide

Collect and choose photos. When finished, share with a classmate for feedback.

  • Candids only.
  • Obvious center of interest.
  • Action faces the gutter.
  • No faces partially cropped out. Watch cropping of arms and legs.
  • Dead space is eliminated unless vital to visual impact.
  • Distractions from center of interest are avoided.
  • Includes variety of subjects and activities.
  • Photos reflect diversity in age, grade level, gender and ethnicity.
  • In sports photography, keep the ball in the frame when important to the action.
  • Well focused, good contrast and proper levels used.