CIS120 Photoshop - Homework Notes

All of your homework will be posted on Canvas

Resources:

Find as many resources from Books, Website's, Magazines and TV Shows that will help you "Keep up to speed" in class. You should be able to find at least 10 different resources. (The more resources you find, the better the grade.) C|net Central and Builder.com and Webmonkey are examples of the type of sites you should be looking for. Post this information on Canvas. If you find a site I haven't seen, you will get extra credit. Make sure to tell me what type of info is on these resources.

Name:

Create a simple graphic with your name and different color font and save as psd and jpg. PSD can be any size but JPG has to be under 100K

Correct Picture:

Correct the linked picture using the techniques show in class and save as psd and jpg. PSD can be any size but JPG has to be under 100K.

You also have to do the examples at the end of the chapter 2

Planet of the Apes:

Using pictures from my summer trip, recreate the Planet of the Apes picture using this picture and save as psd and jpg. PSD can be any size but JPG has to be under 100K.

You also have to do the examples at the end of the chapter 3.

Where is Howard Now?:

Find a picture of an exotic location (except Vietnam )and put Howard into the picture and save as psd and jpg. PSD can be any size but JPG has to be under 100K

You also have to do the examples at the end of the chapter 4.

Lion King:

Recreate the Lion King graphic using the lion.psd, lion1.jpg & lion2.jpg and save as psd and jpg. PSD can be any size but JPG has to be under 100K

You also have to do the examples at the end of the chapter 6.


Run for Office Bumper Sticker:

Create a bumper Sticker (size wise) .The sticker should have your last name that looks patriotic (flag or similar) plus the office you want. (you can makeup an office.) 3.75 by 11.5 is a good size and save as psd and jpg. PSD can be any size but JPG has to be under 100K

You also have to do the examples at the end of the chapter 7.

Vector Lady:

Recreate the picture using the pen and shape tools. You will also have to use gradiens on some of the objects. Save as psd and jpg. PSD can be any size but JPG has to be under 100K

Solar System:

Recreate the Solar System graphic using the Space & Man, Nebula, M31, Sun, Earth, Moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto, & a Comet and save as psd and jpg. PSD can be any size but JPG has to be under 100K

You also have to do the examples at the end of the chapter 9.

Photoshop Tricks:

Find a tutorial or trick on how to do something in Photoshop. Post the trick on Blackboard with the location of the tick on the web or book or magazine where you found this trick.

Logo:

You must create a logo for a team or product (Suns, Cardinals, Pumas, Car, airplane ..) and this logo needs to use the techniques we have learned to this point plus easily identifiable. Save as psd and jpg. PSD can be any size but JPG has to be under 100K


Web Page:

Create a simple web-page using Photoshop. You need to have at least 4 links and high quality graphics. Save as psd and jpg. PSD can be any size but JPG has to be under 100K

You also have to do the examples at the end of the chapter 13.


3D Graphic:

Create a 3D image that uses Perspective and 3D tools. Save as psd and jpg. PSD can be any size but JPG has to be under 100K

Final Project:

The goal of this assignment is to show me what you have learned in this class! You can create an advertisement poster for PVCC, fake movie poster with you as a character or an advertisement poster for a local sports team (you should post this on their fan site if you choose this option.) Save as psd and jpg. PSD & JPG can be any size!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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