Student wildlife photograph of a bird

Photography uses light to reproduce an image.

The three ways to do this are through:

  • traditional photography
  • digital photography
  • camera-less photography

Most photographs are created using a camera but some, such as photograms and cyanotypes, don't need one.

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This guide will look at the things you should consider when creating and using your own photographic images in your National 5 Art and Design portfolio.