Exploring the Effects of Color
Shoot a variety of images that showcase the effects of color.
Try to show the differences in mood that color can create.
You can shoot subjects as you find them in the world, you can create subjects, or you can introduce colored objects into a scene.
Color Wheel Application


Complementary colors create vibrations in the eye

Color changes properties against different backgrounds

For this assignment: Shoot any subjects that demonstrate the following attributes:

Different shades of the same color
Opposites on the color wheel
Neighbors on the color wheel
Clash -

Side light

Explore the way changes in lighting change the look and mood of the image.


Use this tool to generate different color effects and see what colors might go with each other.

Color Photographer Links:

William Eggleston Images

Ernst Haas Images

Martin Parr Images