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Student Highlights: W17 Comm 300 – Macro

Check out these excellent student images and click the link below their image to see their whole blog post.  Congratulations to the students being featured here this week for their awesome portraits. I am so happy with the excellent results from this assignment. Check back each week during the semester to see different students featured.

Week 6 Featured Students:

SAMI SWEET: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post


MICHAEL JUDD: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post


KAYLYN LANDRY (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post


VICTORIA CONIGLIO: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post


CASSIE WAGSTAFF: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

Comm 316: W17 Highlights – Macro

Macro Photography from my Professional Imaging Students

The macro photography from the students in my Comm 316 Professional Imaging class this semester is simply amazing. Here are some featured highlights from four students who just nailed this project! Be sure to click the links below the images to check out these students’ websites.

Christine Taylor  –   Lexy Wagner  –   Julia Meireles  –   Emilyn Prestwich

 

BYU-Idaho - Comm 316 - Macro photographyJULIA MEIRELES: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-Idaho - Comm 316 - Macro photographyLEXY WAGNER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-Idaho - Comm 316 - Macro photographyCHRISTINE TAYLOR: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-Idaho - Comm 316 - Macro photographyEMILYN PRESTWICH: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-Idaho - Comm 316 - Macro photographyCHRISTINE TAYLOR: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-Idaho - Comm 316 - Macro photographyEMILYN PRESTWICH: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-Idaho - Comm 316 - Macro photographyJULIA MEIRELES: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-Idaho - Comm 316 - Macro photographyLEXY WAGNER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-Idaho - Comm 316 - Macro photographyJULIA MEIRELES: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

 

BYU-Idaho - Comm 316 - Macro photography LEXY WAGNER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

Student Highlights: W17 Comm 300 – Portraits

Check out these excellent student images and click the link below their image to see their whole blog post.  Congratulations to the students being featured here this week for their awesome portraits. I am so happy with the excellent results from this assignment. Check back each week during the semester to see different students featured.
Week 5 Featured Students:

TEMPLE DUARTE: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post


EMMA SIMKINS: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post


EMMA SIMKINS: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post



 HELAMAN JUAREZ: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post


MADI STEPHAN: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post


CYNTHIA CARTER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

CYNTHIA CARTER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

Comm 316: W17 Highlights – Excursion 2

Graduate Portraits and Balance the Light Workshop! Feb 2
Comm 316 Professional Imaging – Sky Mountain Lodge – Victor, Idaho

Check out a sample of the images my students captured on our photo excursion for Comm 316 Professional Imaging. Day 2 included great workshops and hands-on shooting all day long at the Sky Mountain Lodge in Victor, Idaho. Here are a few highlights from our Day 2 slideshow when the students share the images they took that day. Congratulations to these students for being featured!

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Professional Imaging - Excursion
ASHLEY MORIN: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Professional Imaging - Excursion

CHANNING MERRELL: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Professional Imaging - Excursion

ASHLEY MORIN: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Professional Imaging - Excursion
CHRISTINE TAYLOR: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Professional Imaging - Excursion
TAYLOR SWEETEN: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Professional Imaging - ExcursionSARAH RODEBUSH: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Professional Imaging - ExcursionDANIELLE ESPLIN: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Professional Imaging - ExcursionJULIA MEIRELES: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Professional Imaging - ExcursionDANIELLE ESPLIN: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Professional Imaging - ExcursionJILL WEAVER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

Comm 316: W17 Highlights – Excursion: Day 1

On-the-Spot!  Feb. 1 in Jackson Hole, Wyoming
Comm 316 Professional Imaging – Class Excursion

Here are some of the student highlights from our day to the Jackson Hole area on February 1. It was snowing much of the day but we had a great time and the students came back with incredible images!

BYU-I - Comm 316 - JacksonBEN FAGERSTEN: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Jackson
GARRETT BLANCHARD: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog


EMMA SIMKINS: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - JacksonLEXY WAGNER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

 

BYU-I - Comm 316 - JacksonBAYLIE JONES: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

 


BYU-I - Comm 316 - JacksonEMILY FROELICH
: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Jackson

SARAH RODEBUSH: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog
BYU-I - Comm 316 - JacksonGARRETT BLANCHARD: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Jackson
EMILY BIRKMEYER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Jackson
DANIELLE ESPLIN: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Jackson
CHANNING MERRELL: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - JacksonCAITLIN KAPPELL: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - Jackson

CAITLIN KAPPELL: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - JacksonBRIANNE GROOM: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - JacksonBEN FAGERSTEN: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

BYU-I - Comm 316 - JacksonBAYLIE JONES: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog

 

Student Highlights: W17 Comm 316 – Movie Poster

The Movie Poster project is a favorite in Comm 316 at BYU-Idaho

I always look forward to see how my students will portray themselves through a movie poster in my Comm 316 Professional Imaging course. Each student selects a real or fictitious movie to showcase their life and style. The following students are being featured for their creative and well executed designs. I was impressed with the quality lighting and image editing techniques of all my students’ work. Who wouldn’t want to hire any one of them?  Be sure to click on the link below each project to visit the student’s blog post on their website.

Congratulations to Sarah Rodebush, Emily Froelich, Ben Fagersten, Emma Simkins, Emily Birkmeyer

 

BYU-I Comm 316 - Movie Poster Project

SARAH RODEBUSH: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

EMILY FROELICH: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BEN FAGERSTEN: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-I Comm 316 - Movie Poster ProjectEMMA SIMKINS: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-I Comm 316 - Movie Poster ProjectEMILY BIRKMEYER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

Student Highlights: W17 Comm 300 – Perspective

Week 4:  Perspective of 12 – Capture 12 different perspective of the same subject.
Create a collage and blend a texture into one of the 12 images

Check out these excellent student images and click the link below their image to see their whole blog post.  Congratulations to the students being featured here this week for the creative Perspective of 12 assignment. I challenged them to capture 12 unique angles and views of the same subject, including different focal lengths and creative Photoshop edits. They blended a texture into one image and created a collage. I am so happy with the excellent results from this assignment. Check back each week during the semester to see different students featured.
Week 4 Featured Students:
Section 1  Tim Russon; Camille Prusse
Section 2: Allyson Jenson; Cassie Wagstaff; Cynthia Carter

BYU-Idaho Comm 300 - Weekly Student Highlights - Week 4 - Perspective of 12TIM RUSSON: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-Idaho Comm 300 - Weekly Student Highlights - Week 4 - Perspective of 12 - lensTIM RUSSON: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog


BYU-Idaho Comm 300 - Weekly Student Highlights - Week 4 - Perspective of 12 - elephant

CAMILLE PRUSSE: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-Idaho Comm 300 - Weekly Student Highlights - Week 4 - Perspective of 12 - collageCAMILLE PRUSSE: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post


BYU-Idaho Comm 300 - Weekly Student Highlights - Week 4 - Perspective of 12 - PentaxALLYSON JENSON (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-Idaho Comm 300 - Weekly Student Highlights - Week 4 - Perspective of 12 - Pentax CollageALLYSON JENSON (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post


BYU-Idaho Comm 300 - Weekly Student Highlights - Week 4 - Perspective of 12 - UkeleleCASSIE WAGSTAFF (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post
BYU-Idaho Comm 300 - Weekly Student Highlights - Week 4 - Perspective of 12 - Uke CollageCASSIE WAGSTAFF (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post


BYU-Idaho Comm 300 - Weekly Student Highlights - Week 4 - Perspective of 12 - Collage-Clock CameraCYNTHIA CARTER (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post
BYU-Idaho Comm 300 - Weekly Student Highlights - Week 4 - Perspective of 12 - Clock CameraCYNTHIA CARTER (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

Student Highlights: W17 Comm 300 – Depth

Depth of Field – Week 3

Congratulations to these students for being featured in my Comm 300 Digital Imaging classes for their excellent DEPTH of field assignments. They are using aperture camera settings to show shallow and deep depth of field examples. The blur you see is called bokeh. This is a creative way to bring attention to the focal point, which should be in sharp focus. Watch my blog each week for more student highlights. We practice taking and editing photos each week and help each other in class to reinforce the BYU-Idaho learning model with our hands-on approach to education. These students are amazing!

Click the link below each image to check out the students’ blogs!

 WILLIAM LOVELL: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

ADAM HARPER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

ADAM HARPER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post


MEGAN HOYT: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post


KATRINA TOLMAN: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post


ALLYSON JENSON
: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BENJAMIN GREENWOOD: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BENJAMIN GREENWOOD: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

Student Highlights: W17 Comm 316 – OSES & Lighting

OSES:  Ordinary Spot – Extraordinary Shot
Lighting Patterns

My Comm 316 class is just killing it with their projects this semester. Congratulations to these students for being featured this week!

Emily Burkmeyer – OSES:  Ordinary Spot – Extraordinary Shot
Julia Meireles – OSES:  Ordinary Spot – Extraordinary Shot
Caitlin Kappel – Lighting Patterns
Baylie Jones – Lighting Patterns

OSES:  Ordinary Spot – Extraordinary Shot

BYU-Idaho Comm 316 Professional Imaging - Caryn Esplin - OSESJULIA MEIRELES: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post
Julia saw the extraordinary shot in this ordinary spot…


 

BYU-Idaho Comm 316 Professional Imaging - Caryn Esplin - OSES

EMILY BIRKMEYER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post
Emily saw the extraordinary shot in this ordinary spot…


 

BYU-Idaho Comm 316 Professional Imaging - Caryn Esplin - OSES

EMILY BIRKMEYER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post
Emily saw the extraordinary shot in this ordinary spot…


LIGHTING PATTERNS:

BYU-Idaho, Comm 316, Professional Imaging, Caitlin, Lighting PatternsCAITLIN KAPPEL: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post


BYU-Idaho Comm 316 Professional Imaging -Baylie - Lighting Patterns
BAYLIE JONES: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-Idaho Comm 316 Professional Imaging -Baylie - Lighting PatternsBAYLIE JONES: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

Student Highlights: W17 Comm 300 – Motion

Motion: Freeze and Blur Action – Week 3

Congratulations to these student for being featured in my Comm 300 Digital Imaging classes for their excellent MOTION: Blur & Freeze Action assignments. Watch my blog each week for more student highlights. We practice taking and editing photos each week and help each other in class to reinforce the BYU-Idaho learning model with our hands-on approach to education. These students are amazing!

Click the link below each image to check out the students’ blogs!

 BYU-Idaho - Comm 300 - Motion -Student HighlightsALEXIS MOSER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-Idaho - Comm 300 - Motion -Student HighlightsALYSSA DYCK: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

BYU-Idaho - Comm 300 - Motion -Student HighlightsALEXIS MOSER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

Comm 300 - BYU-Idaho - Motion - Student HighlightsNIKKI ELLIOTT: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

Comm 300 - BYU-Idaho - Motion - Student HighlightsALLI BROCK: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

Comm 300 - BYU-Idaho - Motion - Student HighlightsHAYDEN HUNTER: (Above) CLICK HERE to see student blog post

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Photography and graphic design are some of my favorite distractions in life, so teaching something I love, couldn't be any better. I enjoy curriculum design on the college level, and I love the amazing students I work with. When I don't have a camera or computer mouse in my hands, I am cooking up a new recipe or traveling with my family, who are the coolest people on the planet. After all is said and done, I really love my life, and it is my peeps that make it so great.