Free Sound Effects from Adobe

This looks like a great website for downloading sound effects for your videos or podcasts. Check it out at https://offers.adobe.com/en/na/audition/offers/audition_dlc/AdobeAuditionDLCSFX.html.

Repair Portrait Photo

Download this photo into your working folder. (credit: original source unknown) Rename the file “Full Name Course Code Repair Portrait Photo.jpg”. Using Affinity Photo or GIMP, edit out all the imperfections in the photo. Hand in to the relevant handin folder. Note: be sure to leave a copy of the original image as the background layer. Already Done This …

Affinity Photo Tutorials

This list of tutorials has been recommended by my students (from this master list) and is a work in progress. The order of the tutorials is somewhat random right now but will be reordered based on student feedback. Beginners – Adjustments (difficulty: 1) Beginners – Exporting (difficulty: 1) Beginners – Filters (difficulty: 1) Beginners – Layers (difficulty: 1) Cutting …

Multiplicity

See the example photos below for an idea of what this assignment is about. It is highly recommended that you use a tripod for this assignment, but it can be done without. Be sure you submit your assignment with all the layers intact. Do NOT flatten the image. Here are some instructions created by a …

Artist Profile

Create a Google Presentation slideshow similar to the one found here. In your slideshow, profile an artist or photographer whose work you find inspirational. Include a minimum of ten pieces of work, if possible, and be prepared to share your research on the artist and your thoughts and research on each of the pieces, including why you …

Finding Vivian Maier, Chicago Street Photographer

(Originally posted January 05, 2011) This is a story of a full-time nanny/part-time street photographer in Chicago named Vivian Maier. Vivian sadly passed away in April of 2009, with her photographic work totally unknown to the world. It took a local real estate agent named John Maloof to uncover her amazing talent after purchasing her negatives …

Vivian Maier Slideshow

(Originally posted March 22, 2011) Last week I visited an exhibition of Vivian Maier’s photography at the Chicago Cultural Center. I had learned about Vivian Maier earlier through the Kickstarter website and blogged about it here. To say I was impressed with the exhibit is an understatement. The whole story about her work being discovered …

TGJ3M Outline

Administrivia  Mark Breakdown [GC]  Twitter #BDSTGJ [GC] Exemplars [GC] ePortfolio (becomes the summative evaluation) (previous Portfolio evaluation no longer being used) Getting Started Project Ideas Steps in the Design Process Web 2.0 Tools Article: Why Social Media Needs to be Taught Affinity Photo Video Tutorials (many!) Increasing the Resolution of a Photo Tree in Niagara Falls Repair …