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Assignment 9, Famous Person

Famous Person


In this assignment you must shoot a portrait of someone who has had media attention but is not affiliated with BU.  Examples are writers, politicians, professional athletes, musicians, etc.  A story must have been published on this person. Black and white, or color okay for this assignment.

  • Compose a nice portrait—try to control the background.
  • Get the subject to look at the camera if possible.
  • Research access issues if you are photographing at an event.  In some situations you need permission to photograph, so plan ahead.
  • Proper use of flash allowed.


Turn in two images of a famous person.


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