After reviewing portrait photographer and pictorialist works such as Nadar, Julia Margaret Cameron, and Kassian Chepas, I think Chepas’ photography style is the most suitable for my independent project. Thus, I plan the photo concept refer to his style. I have 8 photo concept according to Baju Bodo color and representation. Below is the explanation:
Refer to above image, I want to frame a Bugis women aged 14-17 wearing orange baju bodo. Below is the photo concept for Bakko theme:
- Concept: Young women
- Message: Half mature
- Creative composition: Full shot frames character from head to toes
- Dynamic Artistry: Subject roughly fills the frame. The emphasize is on the action of the character rather than her emotional state.
- Type of portrait: Traditional or Classical portraiture would refer to an image where face is the predominant element. The purpose of the photograph is to depict visual representation of that person. Subject is expected to be looking directly at the camera.