THE GUIDE TO CRITIQUING PHOTOGRAPHS

F I R S T – I M P R E S S I O N S:


E Q U I P M E N T

Brand / Manufacturer:

Model:

Lens:


S E T T I N G S

Aperture / F-Stop:

Shutter Speed:

ISO/ASA:

Focal Length:


T E C H N I C A L

Exposure:

Lighting:

Colour Saturations:

Focus / Depth of Field:

Sharpness:

Score (out of 10 points):


I N T E R E S T

Aesthetics / General appearance:

Emotional Content:

Storytelling ability / Creative communication of a concept or idea:

Originality:

Score (out of 10 points):


C O M P O S I T I O N

Framing / Cropping:

Simplicity of Design:

Points of Interest:

Rule of Thirds:

Lines & Diagonals:

Balance / Use of Negative Space:

Score (out of 10 points):


G E N E R A L

Total Score (out of 30 points):

Journal Comments

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