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Warm Up 4-30-09

Posted by seanmorr on April 30, 2009

First,

Obama’s first 100 days

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/30230140/displaymode/1247/

next…animals

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/30444406/displaymode/1247/

write about one of them in your journal

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Warm Up 4-29

Posted by seanmorr on April 29, 2009

First,

Sports Photos

http://nbcsports.msnbc.com/id/30426167/displaymode/1247/

Next, Swine Flu Photos

http://www.reuters.com/news/pictures/rpSlideshows?articleId=USRTXECIR#a=1

write about one of the photos in your journal

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Warm Up 4-28

Posted by seanmorr on April 28, 2009

Warm up

First, wildfire photos

http://www.sacbee.com/static/weblogs/photos/2009/04/021779.html#more

Next, recent news photos

http://www.reuters.com/news/pictures/rpSlideshows?articleId=USRTXEBQS#a=1

choose one photo to write about in your journal

Photoshop Phobia Challenge

In the pick up box for photo 1, there are 2 folders with the photos in them…vote below

P2

http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=vn9XLkJZ2SqRRgbgW51jhA_3d_3d

p4

http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=DazHJW1DdLCDHgIrESm_2fxw_3d_3d

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Vote for Challenges

Posted by seanmorr on April 27, 2009

Vote for the Phobia Challenge!
You get THREE votes

In your journal tell me which ONE photo you thought was the best and why
P1
Photos
P1phobia
Vote
Vote Here

P2
Photos
P2phobia
Vote
Vote Here

P3
Photos
P3phobia
Vote
Vote Here

P4
Photos
P4phobia
Vote
Vote Here

P5
Photos
P5phobia
Vote
Vote Here

ALSO

take a look at some sports photos

baseball

http://www.flickr.com/photos/uhstitans/sets/72157617048878487/

Track

http://www.flickr.com/photos/uhstitans/sets/72157617181914014/

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Warm Up 4-24

Posted by seanmorr on April 24, 2009

go to the link

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/30372198/displaymode/1247/

look through the photos, vote, tell me which one you voted for and why in your journal

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Warm Up & Assignments 4-23

Posted by seanmorr on April 23, 2009

Warm Up for all classes

Go to the following websites, choose one photo to write about in your journal

http://www.pixcetera.com/pixcetera/exquisite-earth/55194

http://www.reuters.com/news/pictures/rpSlideshows?articleId=USRTXE6HU#a=9

Digital Photo 1

Work on your Contrast Challenge and your photoshop phobia

Turn in your contrast Challenge photo as p#lastnamecontrast

Digital Photo 2

Work on your Ordinary to Extraordinary challenge and your snack time mid term

turn in your ordinary to extrordinary challenge as

p#lastnameextraordinary

See you all tomorrow and we will vote on the challenges

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Warm Up 4-22

Posted by seanmorr on April 22, 2009

Happy Earth Day
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/30311016/displaymode/1247/

http://photography.nationalgeographic.com/photography/photos/patterns-landscapes.html

http://photography.nationalgeographic.com/photography/photos/extreme-earth/limestone-cliffs-photography.html

write about one photo you like in your journal, describe it and tell me why you like it

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Warm Up 4-20 & 4-21

Posted by seanmorr on April 20, 2009

First,

Sports Photos

http://www.reuters.com/news/pictures/rpSlideshows?articleId=USRTXE6HU#a=1

Next, Some News Photos

http://www.reuters.com/news/pictures/rpSlideshows?articleId=USRTXE6HU#a=1

http://blogs.wsj.com/photojournal/2009/04/17/pictures-of-the-day-158/

CHOOSE TWO photos to write about in your journal…describe them and tell me why you like them

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Warm Up 4-17-09

Posted by seanmorr on April 17, 2009

A few sites for you to look at…first…BEES

http://www.thehoneygatherers.com/html/ataglance_1.html

Next, the week in pictures

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/3917677/displaymode/1107/s/2/

and finally some very cool photos of cars

http://www.thefstopmag.com/?p=533

In your journal, tell me which one of the week in pictures you voted for and why

also, explain how the photographer did the car photos

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Vote for the Phobia Challenge

Posted by seanmorr on April 16, 2009

Vote for the Phobia Challenge!
You get THREE votes

In your journal tell me which ONE photo you thought was the best and why

FIRST – check out photos from yesterday’s ’15 Minutes’ drunk driving event

http://www.flickr.com/photos/uhstitans/sets/72157616829414402/

P1
Photos
P1phobia
Vote
Vote Here

P2
Photos
P2phobia
Vote
Vote Here

P3
Vote
P3phobia
Vote
Vote Here

P4
Photos
P4phobia
Vote
Vote Here

P5
Vote
P5phobia
Vote
Vote Here

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Warm Up 4-15

Posted by seanmorr on April 15, 2009

First

Check out the Spring Student Athlete Portraits

http://www.flickr.com/photos/uhstitans/sets/72157616632183079/

Next

Look at some crazy animal photos

http://www.reuters.com/news/pictures/rpSlideshows?articleId=USRTXE0AI#a=1

In your journal…describe two ideas you have for athletic portraits for next year…how would YOU take them?

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Warm up 4-13 & 4-14

Posted by seanmorr on April 13, 2009

Go to the following links

http://nbcsports.msnbc.com/id/30184757/displaymode/1107/s/2/


http://www.sacbee.com/static/weblogs/photos/2009/04/021412.html#more

Choose one photo to write about in your journal

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Warm Up 4-10

Posted by seanmorr on April 10, 2009

Look at the week in pictures

Vote – tell me which one you voted for and why

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/30139780/displaymode/1107/s/2/framenumber/1/

Then…

take a look at the dictionary of image photos

http://www.uhsdigital.com/Studentwork/0809/dictionaryofim/index.html

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Warm Up 4-9-08

Posted by seanmorr on April 9, 2009

First look at these photos

http://www.usa.canon.com/dlc/controller?act=GetArticleAct&articleID=1326

Then look at two very different sports galleries

One ‘traditional’

http://www.poyi.org/65/06/second_01.php

One a little different

http://www.poyi.org/65/06/first_01.php

In your journal, describe the differences between the two sports portfolios…how are they different?  which do you like better? why?

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Vote for the Spring Challenge

Posted by seanmorr on April 9, 2009

look

http://www.uhsdigital.com/Studentwork/0809/spring/index.html

Vote – YOU GET ONE VOTE!!!!!!!!!!

http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=NA57io7js6j_2bGk6IAjIv5Q_3d_3d

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Warm Up 4-8

Posted by seanmorr on April 8, 2009

Photo 1 – no warm up…finish your otherworldy 5, we will start presentations in 10 minutes

Photo 2

First, take a look at the winners of the last district challenges

Triptych

http://www.uhsdigital.com/Studentwork/0809/triptychweb/index.html

Line

http://www.uhsdigital.com/Studentwork/0809/lineweb/index.html

THEN…

Take a look at the following 2 galleries

http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2009/04/alaskas_mount_redoubt.html

http://www.sacbee.com/static/weblogs/photos/2009/04/021291.html

choose 1 photo to write about in your journal

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Warm Up 4-7-09

Posted by seanmorr on April 7, 2009

Go to the following websites

http://www.reuters.com/news/pictures/rpSlideshows?articleId=USRTXDHIL#a=1

http://www.pixcetera.com/pixcetera/natures-best-photography-animal-antics/51960

Choose TWO photos to write about in your journal…describe them tell me what you liked about them

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Warm Up & assingments 4-6-09

Posted by seanmorr on April 6, 2009

Hi everyone, hope you had a great break…Unfortunately I am not feeling well, hopefully I will see you tuesday

Be nice to Mr. Ramage

First…warmup
same for photo 1 & 2

Go here
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/3842331
in your journal write about TWO photos from the slideshow

Assignments
PHOTO 1

Also, remember the extra credit Spring challenge is due Tuesday

Do the following tutorial – Explosion
http://www.lunacore.com/photoshop/tutorials/tut008.htm

The tutorial is well written and you should be ok…if you get stuck, ask your neighbor or ask one of my TA’s

Turn it in as p#lastnameexplosion

PHOTO 2

Remember the extra credit Spring Challenge is due tuesday

Today you will start learning about the pen tool…be patient and follow the directions carefully…its worth it but it will take some practice

first go here
http://psd.tutsplus.com/tutorials/tools-tips/photoshops-pen-tool-the-comprehensive-guide/

and READ!!!

then, open the file in the pick up box named ‘pen exercise’ and try and follow the directions.

If you get it done, I want you to turn in the PSD as p#lastnamepen.psd

Do the best you can on this…it will be difficult but you can do it

See you soon

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