Exercise 1.2: Point

Introduction A point is the smallest graphical element, if you join many points together you make a line. In mathematics, a point doesn’t have any weight at all, it indicates a place. So compositionally, a point has to be small within the frame and its position is generally more important than its form. Brief Take … Continue reading Exercise 1.2: Point

Origins of Photography

Nicéphore Niépce was a French inventor who is accredited with making the first permanent photographic image. In 1813, lithography (1) became a fashionable hobby in France and Niépce, lacking either drawing skills or to procure good quality lithographic stone locally, sought to find a novel way to record images on their own. He experimented with … Continue reading Origins of Photography