Monday: Turn in Assignment #8
Turn into EDAM Dropbox:
Tuesday: New Assignment #9: Informal Portraits (reflecting a person's identity through photography)
Portraits: A Reflection of Identity presentation
Portraits (shooting assignment) and Self Portraits (Photoshop Assignment)
Demo: Using Photoshop actions
Today's Schedule Due to Assembly
Per. 3/period 9:10-10:35
Assembly 2 10:00-10:35
Wednesday: Tutorial/Project: Digital Portraits
For this assignment students will use a self portrait photograph and digitally alter it in 4 different ways. Using tutorials to expand skills with Photoshop. Demos will be given on using Photoshop actions and tools to add to students ability to create expressive portraits.
Specs: Each portrait should be at least 8.5 x 11 inches (horizontal or vertical), or 11x 17 inches (horizontal or vertical) or a square size that fits within those sizes.
Resolution: 300 ppi
Go to the Resources Tab to find the tutorials
Turning in Assignment 7: Abstract Photography PAST DUE
Finishing the Kaleidoscope tutorial
Show what you have learned so far: Assignment #8: Choice Assignment (See Assignment Tab)
This weeks tutorials:
Special Image editing for Portraits
1. Creating an old-fashioned hand-tinted effects on portraits (Word Doc tutorial)
Complete this tutorial and turn into "Portrait Image editing tutorial" folder in Dropbox
2. Creating shallow depth-of-field in a portrait. Download and use this photograph: Portrait Complete this tutorial and turn into "DOF & Facial Fixes" folder in Dropbox
3. Basic facial fixes. Go to the WikiHow website and try to do as many of the facial fixes as you can. You can download and use either photo. Male photo or female photo
Complete this tutorial and turn into "DOF & Facial Fixes" folder in Dropbox
Challenge Tutorials: Creating a Text Portrait (optional)
Here is a written version
These two video tutorials do the same thing essentially, but you might prefer one over the other.
Or if you liked fixing up faces like in the other tutorials, you might like to try your hand at one of these.
50 Portrait Retouching Tutorials
Turning in Assignment #7: Abstract Photos
2 edited photographs
1 contact sheet with 20 photos
Working on Kaleidoscope tutorial if you haven't finished it.