PACK•444

Old Hickory Council - Hanging Rock District

Pack 444: Training - Cub Scout Academics Program

Photography

 

 

Belt Loop

Complete these three requirements:

  1. Point out the major features of a camera to your den or family and explain the function of each part. Parts could include film, lens, shutter, power on and off, zoom, battery, flash, display panel, case, settings, etc.
  2. Discuss with your den leader or adult partner, the benefits and contributions photography makes to modern life. Report what you learned to your den or family.
  3. Using a camera, take at least 10 pictures of your family, pet, or scenery; show these to your den.

Photography Workbook for Belt Loop and Academics Pin

 

Academic Pin

 

Earn the Photography belt loop, and complete five of the following requirements:

  1. Look at a book of published photos about a subject that interests you. Find out what makes these photos remarkable and why people want to look at these pictures. Learn whether the photographer used light or angles to make the photos interesting. Discuss what you learned with an adult.
  2. Explain to an adult what “red eye” is and why it can happen in a picture. Show examples.
  3. Make a short video of a friend, family member, or pet, and show it to your den or family.
  4. With an adult’s help, use a photo-editing software feature to crop, lighten or darken, and change a photo.
  5. Make a creative project using at least one photo.
  6. Play a video game that will help you practice your math, spelling, or another skill that helps you in your schoolwork.
  7. Take three pictures of the same scene using different lens settings. Show these pictures to your den or family.
  8. Visit an art exhibit that features photography. Write a list of some of the things you saw and felt during your visit.
  9. Demonstrate how to use a light meter and manually set the aperture (lens opening) on a camera.
  10. Print and develop a picture from a film negative.

Photography Workbook for Belt Loop and Academics Pin

CUB SCOUT PROMISE

"I .....(name).... promise to do my best

To do my duty to God and my country,

To help other people, and

To obey the Law of the Pack."

LAW OF THE PACK

"The Cub Scout follows Akela.

The Cub Scout helps the pack go.

The pack helps the Cub Scout Grow.

The Cub Scout gives goodwill."

CUB SCOUT MOTTO

"Do Your Best"

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