Lesson Plan November 16, 2018

Visual Storytelling: Crafting Images that Reflect Personal Stories



Objective: By the end of this lesson, students will be able to evaluate how photojournalist Daniella Zalcman communicates interviews with blended photography in order to create their own blended portraits that communicate how their identities are impacted by significant memories.

1) Introduction to visual storytelling techniques and reporting by Daniella Zalcman
2) Explore: Portrait composition
3) Analyze: Methods for using double-exposure portraits to communicate identity
4) Create: Double Exposure portraits and short films
5) Reflection: What is the impact of visual storytelling?

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Three women grouped together: an elderly woman smiling, a transwoman with her arms folded, and a woman holding her headscarf with a baby strapped to her back.


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