1. 3D Cuban Missile Crisis

Source: History Detectives

Discover the important role that aerial photography played during the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962. Learn from a photo analyst who worked on the project what types of intelligence it was possible to gather from the photographs and how they were used.

Grade Level: 6-8, 9-12

Subjects: Social Studies, The Arts

Topics: Civics: United States Government. United States History: 1945-early 1970s. Critical Thinking Skills. Photography.

Resource Type: Video

2. Jeff Bizzell, Photojournalist

Source: Oregon Public Broadcasting: Art Beat at School

Learn about this photojournalist's philosophy of art while watching him at a photo shoot of a music festival. Discover what he looks for first when setting up a shot.

Grade Level: 9-12

Subjects: Social Studies, The Arts

Topics: Careers. Media Studies. Photography.

Resource Type: Video

3. John Maher, Photographer

Source: Oregon Public Broadcasting: Art Beat at School

Explore the life and work of John Maher, whose career has ranged from corporate photography to hand-tinting black and white photos, a popular art in the 1920's.

Grade Level: 6-8, 9-12

Subjects: The Arts

Topics: Photography. Visual Arts.

Resource Type: Video