I was looking forward to this week. When I saw on the syllabus that we would have a week devoted to Visual Assignments, I was elated to see what tasks I could complete to showcase my photography skills. Really the only platform that I have posted my photography on is Instagram, so I was excited… Continue reading Weekly Summary: 4
The goal of this assignment was to pick some favorite song lyrics and turn it into a visual. I have a LOT of favorite song lyrics but for some reason, this was the first one that came to mind. This song by Brandon Heath used to be one of my favorite songs as a kid.… Continue reading Lyrical Likeness
The task of this assignment was to turn a poem into art. I wanted to create a poem poster with an inspirational quote and a beautiful photo to represent the poem as the background. The first step was to select a poem. I found a poem I liked by searching for poems about nature on… Continue reading Poetry Poster
I did a photoshoot for a good friend and her boyfriend last spring and this was one of my favorites. My friend wanted to do something for her boyfriend as a belated Valentines Day gift, so she asked me if I would be willing to do a photoshoot for them once the weather warmed up… Continue reading So this is love?
For this visual assignment, I was tasked to create a collage of things that describe me. I read this post and thought it would be cool to do, but then I remembered that I had already done it! During winter break last year, I went on a Red Bubble splurge and bought a bunch of… Continue reading A Piece of Me
Can you guess what this photo is? After you have thought about it, scroll down to the bottom of the page to see the answer. I actually took this photo during the same trip to Michigan that I took the picture of the stars. See http://kylie-jax.com/week-4/mi-favorita-foto/ I love taking up close photos that don’t necessarily… Continue reading What is that?!
I don’t have just one favorite photo, but this one has meaning. It is not the best quality, but is my favorite because it was the first time I saw the side of the Milky Way Galaxy. I went on a trip to Michigan with my grandparents a few years ago, and my grandma kept… Continue reading Mi Favorita Foto
This was a super fun challenge to complete. I had never done a photo challenge before. I was running around outside trying to find things to take pictures of, whilst getting eaten alive by mosquitos. I have like 30 bites on my legs. Here is the code for my list of tasks: <ul id=”thelist”><li>Make an… Continue reading Photoblitz Bliss
Becoming a Better Photographer As I read this article, and a lot of the tips they mentioned I found very familiar. Having done photography for several years, I know these tips pretty well. However, I don’t think I will ever be “pickier” in terms of lessening my number of photographs taken of one subject. The… Continue reading A Sneak Peak
I have been doing photography since seventh grade. I started out with a little AA battery-powered Kodak camera that I got for Christmas. I used that bad boy for every occasion and would often just go outside and take pictures of every living thing around me. I used it for a little over two years… Continue reading Photography: from a personal prospective