School: Taos Academy
Teacher: Karin Moulton
Topic: Photo documenting festival with self created pinhole cameras in the DOSSHAUS style.
Workshop description: In this 2 day workshop students will create a pinhole camera from a cardboard matchbox and other recycled items. Students learn the basic scientific process of photography and engineering principles that will help students turn discarded “trash” into a working tool for self-expression. Students will be inspired to participate in the world around them by photo documenting the Paseo festival with their newly created pin hole cameras.
STEM Skills: Scientific principles of photography, engineering design and mathematics