DIRECTING THE SUBJECT AND FINISHING THE PRINT
Critical Task: 113-578-1011
In this lesson you will learn the proper techniques to pose the subject for the type of portrait requested.
You will identify the correct films, papers, and chemistry for various portraits. In addition, you will
identify printing techniques to obtain optimum results.
TERMINAL LEARNING OBJECTIVE:
a. Identify the proper pose for the type of portrait requested.
b. Analyze the corrective techniques needed to photograph the subject at their best.
c. Identify the verbal actions necessary to direct the subject into the correct pose.
d. Determine the correct black and white (B/W) or color film for portraiture and the
proper chemistry for their processing.
e. Identify the printing techniques needed to obtain optimum results for various
You will be given information from TM 11-401-1, TM 11-401-2, and STP 1125S13-
Identify and describe the procedures to pose the subject and select the proper film for
portraiture in accordance with TM 11-401-1, TM 11-401-2, and STP 1125S13-SM-
REFERENCES: The material contained in this lesson was derived from the following publications:
TM 11-401-1, TM 11-401-2, and STP 1125S13-SM-TG.
In this lesson you will learn the proper techniques to pose the subject for the type of portrait requested. Also, you will