ASSIGNMENTS

1 - Intro to Digital Imaging and Photoshop

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1 - Intro to Digital Imaging and Photoshop

Learn some digital imaging terms and basic features of Photoshop.

Read the digital imaging slides, read the intro to Photoshop slides, then take the quiz. The quiz will cover both slides.

Click HERE for the digital imaging slides.

Click HERE for the intro to Photoshop slides.

Then take the quiz HERE. The quiz is open note so look through the slides again if you need help.

2 - Motivational Poster

Learn how to download a stock photo and type in Photoshop while making a motivational poster.

Click HERE for more info.

Save a jpg copy and submit to Canvas.

3 - Photo Collage

Learn how to copy in stock photos.

Create a photo collage using at least 5 photos. One photo is a background and the other 4 will be on top. Put the title "Photo Collage by (Your name)" either above or below the photos.

Click HERE for more info.

Save a jpg copy and submit to Canvas.

4 - Color Wheel

Learn color theory and how to copy in stock photos.

Create a color wheel out of photos in Photoshop using a photo for each color. Use the color wheel template provided. Put the title "Color Wheel by (Your name)" above the color wheel as shown.

Click HERE for more info.

Save a jpg copy and submit to Canvas.

5 - Coloring Page

Learn the Brush tool and how to use blending modes.

Color a flat coloring page in Photoshop using the Brush tool.

Click HERE for more info.

Save a jpg copy and submit to Canvas.

6 - Name in Pictures

Learn how to combine text with photos.

Type out your name, something you like, or a word that inspires you with pictures inside the text that represent it.

Click HERE for more info.

Save a jpg copy and submit to Canvas.

7 - Design and Photography Principles

Learn principles of design and photography.

Read the slides on photography principles, read the slides on design principles, then take the quiz for each. There are 2 quizzes, one will cover the photography principles and one will cover the design principles.

Click HERE for the design principles slides

Click HERE for the photography principles slides.

Then take the quizzes:

Click HERE for the quiz on design principles.

Click HERE for the quiz on photography principles.

The quizzes are open note so look through the slides again if you need help.

8 - Splash of Color

Learn how to make selections and work with adjustment layers.

Make a photo black and white and leave one element of it in color to make it stand out.

Click HERE for more info.

Save a jpg copy and submit to Canvas.

9 - Comic Book Effect

Learn how to work with smart objects and use filters.

Make a photo look like a comic book.

Click HERE for more info.

Save a jpg copy and submit to Canvas.

10 - Retouch Photos

Learn how to retouch photos in Photoshop.

Retouch 3 photos by removing stains, correcting lighting, and straightening the horizon.

Click HERE for more info. Use the 3 photos provided in the slides.

Save a jpg copy of all 3 photos and submit to Canvas.

11 - Big vs Small

Learn how to create a scene in Photoshop that shows perspective.

Create a scene in Photoshop where something big appears small or something small appears big in its environment.

Click HERE for more info.

Save a jpg copy and submit to Canvas. Also turn in all of the pictures you used by pasting them all into one file and save that as a jpg so I can see how you transformed your pictures.

13 - Animal Hybrids

Learn how to realistically blend photos in Photoshop.

Create an animal hybrid by following along with the slides, then create a hybrid of your own.

Click HERE for more info. For the first part, use the photos of the animals provided in the slides. You can use your own photos for the second part.

Save a jpg copy and submit to Canvas. Also turn in all of the pictures you used by pasting them all into one file and save that as a jpg so I can see how you transformed your pictures.

VIDEOS

Type Tool

Learn how to make and edit text in Photoshop.

Click HERE for slides and a short video on text.

Brush Tool

Learn how to use the Brush tool in Photoshop.

Click HERE for slides and a short video on the Brush tool.

Layers

Learn how layers work in Photoshop.

Click HERE for slides and a short video on layers.

Shape Tools

Learn how make and edit shapes in Photoshop.

Click HERE for slides on the Shape tools.

Lasso Tools

Learn how to use the Lasso tools to make selections in Photoshop.

Click HERE for slides on the Lasso tools.

Marquee Tools

Learn how to use the Marquee tools to make selections in Photoshop.

Click HERE for slides on the Marquee tools.

Gradients

Learn how to create gradients in Photoshop.

Click HERE for slides on gradients.

Selection Tools

Learn how to use the Selection tools to make selections in Photoshop.

Click HERE for slides on the Selection tools.

Select and Mask

Learn how to use Select and Mask to clean up selections in Photoshop.

Click HERE for slides on Select and Mask.

Healing Brush Tools

Learn how to use the Healing Brush tools to touch up photos in Photoshop.

Click HERE for slides on the Healing Brush tools.

Crop Tool

Learn how to use the Crop tool to crop photos in Photoshop.

Click HERE for slides on the Crop tool.