Quarter 1, Semester I


Photoshop CS5 Extended Test


Mr. C's Tech Survey


DA1 digitalartstechacademy/Photoshop Intro|Float / Fly / Fall

  • An introduction to Photoshop

DA2 Textured Face

  • Combining portrait lighting with full frame textures

DA3 Composition

  • Shoot THREE EXAMPLES for each compositional category
  • Work on ONE CATEGORY at a time

DA4 Photo Efx_1

  • Using 5 different images from Composition

DA5 Photo Efx_2

  • Using 5 different images from Composition

DA6 Perspective

  • Shoot THREE EXAMPLES for each Camera Angle
  • Complete the THREE Black & White tutorials

Quarter 2, Semester I

DA7 Butterfly Effect

  • Duplicate layers and change the Canvas Size in Photoshop
  • Create 10 images

DA8 Twins

  • Create a set of THREE images using creative expression

DA9 Little People

  • Create a set of THREE images based on scale

DA10 Unusual Floating Objects

  • Create a set of THREE images using creative expression

Digital Imaging Vocabulary

  • Collectively create a digital 'word wall' with content specific vocabulary

DA11 Tilt Shift

  • Create 3: 1 person, 1 place, 1 'object' practicing Quick Masks in Photoshop

DA12 Tiny Christos

  • Create THREE images in the style of the artist Christo

Di Vocabulary Test

  • 'Testing' your understanding of content specific vocabulary
  • Just to make things fun :)

SEMESTER I FINAL

  • Submit your 5 best images to the Assignment Gallery
  • Complete Who Am I?
    • Combining personality portraits with text
    • Create 3: 1 BLACK background, 1 WHITE background, 1 OUTDOOR

Quarter 3, Semester II

DA13 Famous Photographer Video

  • Write, record, edit, and publish a video on a 'famous photographer'
  • Steps...
    1. View the current examples and 'The List'
    2. Select your photographer
    3. Research and write a script for your narration
    4. Record your narration
    5. Edit your audio in GarageBand
    6. Collect images that support your script
    7. Assemble your images and audio in iMovie
    8. Export and turn it in on the server to share with the world!

DA14 Random Association

  • Adding text to positive and negative space
  • Create 3: 1 Random, 1 connected, 1 free choice

DA15 Photo Efx_3

  • Grab the tutorial pages from my desk advancing your use of Photoshop manipulation
  • Complete Plaster, Digital Glow, Vector, Dreamy Duotone

Quarter 4, Semester II

DA16 Photo Efx_4

  • Grab the tutorial pages from my desk advancing your use of Photoshop manipulation
  • Complete Embossed, Pastel, Ultra Glow, Vintage Fog

DA17 Master Artist Remakes

  • Create 3: 1 Maggie Taylor, 1 Jerry Uelsmann, and 1 Free Choice

DA18 Photo Retro

  • Replicate 3 different styles of old school photography using 3 of your best images
  • Okay to shoot new work!

DA19 Brush Hunt

  • Create THREE images using three separate brush sets

DA20 Under Cover

  • Create ONE solid image using Photoshop based on a story you have read

Semester II Final

  1. Complete End of the Year survey

  2. Confirm project grades

  3. Backup and delete all media

    • iPhoto and Aperture libraries
    • iMovie Projects
    • iTunes library
    • desktop items
    • Empty the trash!!!