Learn photography while learning about the world around you.
Learn about photography and the world around you with a deck of 50 original cards.
Along with inspired imagery, each card explains a different technique plus tips, ideas and a map of where the photo was created.
There is something magical about creating a photo that captures a unique moment in time where the image that comes out of the camera is greater than the individual parts of the scene as it appeared to the photographer's eye.
Learning to create photos like this comes with experience and a little luck, but also by training your creativity to see the world differently.
Zoom In Reach Out Photo Cards can help you learn these skills and more, all from a fun and casual deck of cards. To Get started, simply shuffle the deck and select one of 54 cards which will give you ideas, tips, and photography techniques.
Exposure cards feature 10 lessons on how to work with all types of light and camera exposure settings to create unique looks and effects such as motion, backlight, long exposures, and night photography.
From basic rules to advanced concepts, Composition cards feature 10 techniques on how to arrange the subjects in your photos for more compelling images.
One of the core philosophies of Zoom In Reach Out is learning to change your perspective to see the world differently. These 10 Perspective cards provide ideas for changing the way we see.
Subject cards feature 10 suggestions of what to photograph. As you develop as a photographer, you may find yourself gravitating towards one or two types of subjects. These cards are a good way to figure out what you enjoy photographing.
A unique element of the Zoom In Reach Out curriculum is teaching how photography can be used to learn more about ourselves. These 10 IndividUography cards each contain a different assignment to connect with our own inner values and ideas.
The Photo Cards deck includes 4 "Open Creative" cards that provide ideas for something interesting to photograph.
You might notice that every card features a QR code which links to a gallery of photos and more in-depth information about each lesson.
In addition to this gallery of example photos We are currently in process of a beta of the Zoom In Reach Out Learn Photography app.
The app further explores the techniques introduced in the deck of cards with more photo examples, ideas to try, quizzes, and assignments.
Starting in June 2023, we will be linking to a beta page so you can try it out yourself.
Find out more about the Zoom In Reach Out Learn Photography App.