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Essential Lens: Analyzing Photographs Across the Curriculum

Series Resources

Essential Lens provides the following resources to support teaching and learning with photographs:

  • A Brief History of Photography was written by Essential Lens advisor and photography historian, Dr. Makeda Best.
  • The Guide to Researching Photographs has researching tips for making the best use of online photograph collections.
  • Focus In Activity explores the step-by-step process for analyzing photographs.
  • Additional Photograph Resources includes a comprehensive list of online sources for photographs, as well as extra photo-enhanced lesson plans for both humanities and science-based topics.
  • The Glossary lists key photographic terms that teachers can introduce in the classroom to build student vocabulary.

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Essential Lens: Analyzing Photographs Across the Curriculum


Produced by Oregon Public Broadcasting. © 2015
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  • ISBN: 1-57680-905-6