Exposure. How to "draw" with light

Teach students how a camera works and how to control the ISO, Shutter Speed, and Aperture.

The interworking of a camera can be a little confusing. Hopefully this unit will help clear up a little of that muddy water.

Expect students to learn how to use aperture, shutter speed, and ISO to create the perfect effect for the images they want to take.

Lesson Resources

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  • Lesson Plan (PDF)
  • Presentation (PDF)
  • Exposure Chart (PDF)
  • Worksheet (PDF)
  • Review Sheet (PDF)
  • Project Outline (PDF)
  • Test (PDF)
  • Test Key (PDF)