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Week #9 – Working with Images and Batch Editing

chickenWhat we talked about in class today:

Optimizing multiple images, using Photoshop for batch automation, writing actions, background images, images in tables.

Working with Adobe Bridge for optimum file management.

Use your own images (from your USB drive or Flickr account) for in-class assignment or use these.

Assignment:

Turn a basic, boring pumpkin in to a lovely jack-o-lantern with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. Download and use this image.

Resources:

About Adobe Bridge

Writing an action in Photoshop

Batch processing images with Photoshop

Building tables in Dreamweaver

Homework:

If you haven’t yet collected all the images you will use on your website gallery page, now is the time to do it. Make sure they are on your USB drive for next weeks class.

Helpful Information:

http://www.webmonkey.com/2010/02/html_cheatsheet/

Cool Site of the Day:

http://perspecsys.com/history/#!

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Week #8 – Adobe Tools – Photoshop and Illustrator

What we talked about in class today:

Using Photoshop and Illustrator to create graphics, banners and ads.

Screen Shot 2015-10-29 at 10.04.23 PMPhotoshop digital collage. Exploring filers and effects.

Links:

Some ideas

Whoa!:

See what a professional proposal looks like.

Photoshop & Bridge:

Batch process some photos.

Homework:

  1. 10-15 of your OWN images/art saved to disc or flashdrive.

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Week #7 – Image Maps and Organizing Site Layouts

What we talked about in class today:

How to create an image map with Adobe Dreamweaver. What types of images work best. Photographs vs. artist created images. Using 3D tools to create graphics.

Adobe Image Map

3D graphics tutorial

Image Map

CSS Tutorials:

Advanced selectors

Block quote and corresponding CSS

Display Block to center an image

Box Shadow CSS for drop shadows effect

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Screen Shot 2014-10-16 at 8.14.07 PM

Homework:

  1. Ten (10) images (at least 1000 px wide) on your USB drive OR in Dropbox.

Required Reading:

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