Friday: Learning to use the Refine Edge Tool to select complex soft-edged objects like the dog on the right or people (especially their hair). This is a required tutorial. You can do the video OR written.
Video Tutorial (ask Mr. McCormick if you need head phones)
Download Dog image to use with tutorial
This process will be really important when creating photo composites like we will be doing in the following couple of weeks. Download this photo of a dog to follow along the tutorial. Dog Photo. Try to eliminate as much of the green grass around the dog as possible.
Once the dog is isolated, you can replace the back ground with an image of your choice or copy the dog (Select: Cmd A, Copy: Cmd C, and Paste: Cmd V) the dog on to an image of your choice. Turn in your completed tutorial to Dropbox, "Dog tutorial" folder.
OR you can do a written tutorial
Download girl with curly hair image
Download background beach image
Due Tues/Wed: Assignment 1: Transparent Containers
Turn in for Part 1:
When you have an image that looks "real" save it as a jpg and turn it into dropbox: "Ship in a Bottle" folder
Voices Art Show
NEXT Tuesday, January 24:
Please submit art work to Dropbox by end of TODAY to be part of the digital exhibit (art shown on a tv screen.
MOP: Month of Photography happens in March! Submission due Jan. 31! Visit Dr. Overby's page Art Shows & Opportunities for more information and to submit.
Unreal Photography using photo compositing
Find examples and post one to our P3 Unreal Photography page