Monday, October 29, 2012

Layer Mask assignment #2

Now choose 4 photo's to combine in anyway you would like using layer masks.  

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Layer Masks - Photoshop Tips




Read and try out the technique on the link below as an assignment







"Everyone who got to where they are
had to begin where they were."
- Richard Paul Evans

Monday, October 22, 2012

photo resolution





Assignment Combine two photos of your choice, make sure they are both clear high quality images. Grading based on clarity of image and background removal quality.

Friday, October 19, 2012

PLHS Computerized Graphic Design: PLHS Computerized Graphic Design: Standing next to...

PLHS Computerized Graphic Design: PLHS Computerized Graphic Design: Standing next to...: PLHS Computerized Graphic Design: Standing next to a president : Get a photo of yourself off facebook or wherever.  Get a pic of a current ...

removing images background

Watch this video and then choose a picture and remove the background.  Drag the image into another photo to make???

Thursday, October 18, 2012

PLHS Computerized Graphic Design: Standing next to a president

PLHS Computerized Graphic Design: Standing next to a president: Get a photo of yourself off facebook or wherever.  Get a pic of a current or past president and put yourself next to him.  Use one of these ...

video 1,2, 3 photoshop




Photoshop From The Beginning: Lesson 1 - Hello World!
Photoshop From The Beginning: Lesson 1 - Hello World!
Posted on Monday, January 28, 2008 :: 16221 Views

Adobe Photoshop CS3 video tutorial. We start at the beginning, literally! Open Photoshop for the first time. Then open an image, add some text and save the file as a PSD.


Photoshop From The Beginning: Lesson 2 - Customize your Workspace
Photoshop From The Beginning: Lesson 2 - Customize your Workspace
Posted on Monday, January 28, 2008 :: 7818 Views

Adobe Photoshop CS3 video tutorial. We take a look at the workspace in CS3 and customize it!


Photoshop From The Beginning: Lesson 3 - Intro to Layers
Photoshop From The Beginning: Lesson 3 - Intro to Layers
Posted on Monday, January 28, 2008 :: 9890 Views

Adobe Photoshop CS3 video tutorial. A first look at layers and the layers palette.

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Finish up.

Catch up and finish up while the 10th and 11th grade take their practice test.


Friday, October 12, 2012

Check your grade

Check your grade and assignments on zangle student connect.  

This is your last day to turn them in.  

Self portrait not included in this grading progress report. 

Thursday, October 11, 2012

It's about your grade.

Check your grade online and make sure it's in line with what you have done and put on your blog.  the self portrait is not due until next week so it won't count in your progress report.



Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Continue on your projects

I'll give you access to Facebook for 5 min to grab a photo of yourself for the self portrait assignment. Look for a face shot.   Close up.   Shoulders up.   

Monday, October 8, 2012

Self portraits

That's right.   And make it of your face.   Do you need more information?

Okay.     1.  Close your lines
              2.  Control +     Make the pic giant.    Trace slowly and carefully.    

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

what has been marked off so far

Available Assignments





Tracing a photo

Find a photo to trace and color.  A persons face the most difficult.   This needs to be a real photo not a cartoon.

Student Example

Besides posting it on your blog

Any new work you have put up on your blog this week, also, attach it to an email and send it to the correct period address shown on your left.   Yesterday experiment was a failure.   Keep your fingers crossed on this method.

In the subject area.  Write your last name,first name.



Monday, October 1, 2012

Time for a promotional flyer. We want to build a flyer to sell our services to the school. Start with a print document and build a one page flyer for

Point Loma High Publishing (A.K.A. Computerized Graphic Design)

Make it stand out and easy to read. Here is an example. Look for more on the web. give it a try. I will probably have you make changes. Maybe not. 

Info to include. 

Point Loma Publishing. 

Free design by students in Computer Graphic Design room 402. 

Talk to Mr. Booth or email desired ad, flyer etc. to dbooth1@sandi.net

We design it, you choose the one you like and you print it. 

Then add anything that you think is important. 

Make it Black and White and a full page. 

Below are samples. Design your own. This assignment is about coming up with a flyer without any Instructions from me from me. All your ideas on the page. Just try and Make it easy to read and as cool or uncool as you want. 

Fixing your blog and... better flyer design.

Okay.  First, I need you to check your blog with the assignments I marked off.  Second, I need you to put your full name on the title page of your blog.  ie. 

 Doug Booth's Graphic Design

Some blogs are still not linked.  Also, some are using a very difficult format for me to see your work.  I will show you via my screen.  

Next, Move forward by reading the article below and look at the student example below.  


Read this link and use it as a guide for better flyer design.

Use rulers and guides. Line up your text to be centered if you want it centered. Justify left if you want it justified. Get it?


Make the same flyer for this class but better!


Today's Assignment

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