Project 1 Photo Scavenger Hunt

Instructions

This photographic scavenger hunt is designed to help you start thinking about photography creatively.
Each photo is worth 10 points. The team with the most points at the end will win a prize. remember to try and be as creative as possible, you can interpret the words anyway you feel necessary……… can you get them all?

My thoughts are in red followed by potential images.

1. Good Morning: Just give us a view of your morning. Is it hectic or relaxed, involve work, commutes, playtime, breakfast? What’s going on for you in the morning?

Shot at the brook coffee house.

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2. Selfie: photograph your group from arm’s length

Hold a picture of my fave group (The Shine) and take a picture of it. Or I have a picture of me with Chicken pox. (A group of spots)….

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3. Headshot: Just from the neck up for this one. Try for a living human subject, whether yourself or someone else. If you can find a model willing to pose for you, great.

Photograph of guest at wedding taken last Monday

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4. Landscapes/Nature/Trees: you can try a park or just the nearby grounds. A tree MUST be included somewhere in your picture.

Photograph of guest at wedding taken last Monday

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5. Hands: Yup, that’s it.

Hmmm hands on a clock? What else has hands?

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6. Contrasting colour relationships: i.e red-green OR orange-blue OR yellow-violet

I have some banger racing flags they are colorful. 

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7. From a High Angle: Take your shot from above!

I have some pictures taken from an airplane when Samuel was flying?

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8. From a Low angle: Take your shot from below!

Picture of the sky or moon? You can’t get much lower angle than that. Clever or is that cheating?

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9. Photograph just a portion of someone’s face

Could this be a portion of someone’s watch face? My dad’s watch on his wrist?

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10. Photograph a moving object in order to freeze motion (Think faster shutter speed or sports mode)

Initial idea, hair being blown by a fan but the shutter speed freezes the motion of the fan blades

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11. Photograph movement but blur the action (slower shutter)

Dancers blurred but room solid (disco pic)

Change of idea. Thinking I might get Helen to stand still but shake her head so it is blured….

Ohhh I do have a picture of a speed camera with a truck moving passed it blurred, could be an idea?

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12. An Animal: Easy…. Right?

One of Willow, but that is too simple!!!

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13. A Bad Habit: We all have them, so get us a great one!

Hmm does not have to be my bad habit…

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14. Reflection: Where can you find reflections?

Love reflections, I did a project on them so should have that shot sorted.

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15. Beauty: it’s in the eye of the beholder so this one might need a shot from every group member.

Struggling with this one! Obvious one would be Helen… But hmmm what about a picture of Claudia the Python?

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16. Eyes: However you see it.

Hmm plural, was thinking cat’s eyes in road, or

potato skin eyes.

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17. Shoes: Some of us are obsessed with these.

Other kinds of shoes? Break shoes on a car, horse

shoes (too obvious), How about shoes on a statue? Man on horse?

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18. Broken: This can be an item, a feeling, or an event.

Hmmm? I have a picture of a baby Jamie just about to cry, broken or breaking down.

I also have a picture taken on my phone of my vehicle being recovered by the RAC.

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19. Technology: Must be something nifty

Canon 50mm lens known as the Nifty fifty

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20. Shadow: Play with light find a good one.

Possibly the footballer shot from Friday gig… I have a nice shot of a coin casting a shadow.

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21. Faceless Self-Portrait: Keep it clean people!

Reflection of me taking a picture of me (camera obscures my face).

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22. Food: All things yummy!

OK a bit emotive but a shot of some pigs. Bacon right?

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23. Make a colour photo lacking colour. Trick us into thinking that we’re looking at a black and white photo (but don’t go for that black & white mode)

Possibly a pedestrian crossing?

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24. Fierce: Attitude is a state of mind.

Ah this one stumped me for a while, I did not want to go

for the angry lion shot. So how about fierce competition?

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25. Yourself with 13 Things: However you want!

Maybe the word Thing printed out 13 times and the

word yourself.

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26. Old: This one explains itself.

Something from the BCLM?

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27. Close-Up: Practice your Macro Photography!

Macro of a bee on a flower.

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28. Construction: You can stage it if you have to.

Could this be a picture of my son? I helped to construct him?

Check out the meaning of the word construction, find a link

To something else?

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Wow this was a challenge, but fun at the same time, I wanted to not always go for the obvious and tried to think out side of the box as much as I could. Due to time constraints and not being able to travel to Hawaii to capture a massive wave for the fierce category for example I sometimes had to go with a more obvious candidate. Some of the images were from my own back catalogue and others were obtained specifically for this project.

PowerPoint of final images

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