Week

Monday

Tuesday

Thursday

Friday

Week 1

1/4

No class

Intro to the course

Film vs. Digital

Working your camera Photo scavenger hunt

Exercise #1

Working your cam. Cont..

Uploading images, file types, file organization

 

Week 2

1/10

Bridge: file organization

and contact sheets

HW: check out the class wikispace & Flickr

 

Intro to Photoshop Workpace:

 tools & palettes

Flickr & Wikispace intro.  Create your Flickr by today!

Resolution, Re-sizing, 

resampling

Exercise #2: Resolution/resizing

 

Finalize Flickr – get it up and running!

Intro to project #1: Composition

 

Week 3

1/17

No School

 

Commands & Tools: Retouching

old photos Bring in an old photo Exercise #3: Command/Tool Practice

Scanning

Exercise#4: Workflow

 and retouching

Quiz #1: basic digital vocabulary

Week 4

1/24

Palettes: Layers, Info, Navigator, History

Continued…

Digital Workflow

Continued…

Digital Workflow

 

Week 5

1/31

Working day

Intro to project #2: Tell the Story

 

 

 

 

Week 6

2/7

50 images due for project #2

 

Posting Images,

Photo Sharing, comments

Project #1 Due

Printing final images

Week 7

2/14

Comments due Wikispace

50 images due for project #2 Post 3, comment on others

 

Exercise #5: Selections

 

Working Day

No School

Week 8

2/21

No School

 

Working Day

Working Day

Intro to project #3

Ordinary/Unusual

 

Quiz

Post Final Images on-line,

Comments.

Week 9

2/28

Make sure finals are ready to print.

Matting/framing for Landon

 

Exercise #6: Toning, Cross-Process

 

Working Day

Images due for project #3 #3 Post 3 on-line and comment

Working Day

Week 10

3/7

Exercise #7: Tilt shift

Working day

Working day

Intro to project #4

Abstracts

3/14-27

Spring break

Spring break

Spring break

Spring break

Spring break

Week 11

3/28

Working day

 

Working day

Working day

Post Image on-line, comment on others

 

Week 12

4/4

Print Finals for #3

Images due for project #4

Working day

Intro to project #5 TBA

Week 13

4/11

Working day

Working day

Working day

Working day

Week 14

4/18

Working Day

Working day

Working day

Exercise #8

Photoshop Filters

Week 15

4/25

Continued…

Continued…

Working on Project #5

Intro to project #6 FINAL

Week 16

5/2

Working day

Working day

Working day

Working day

Week 17

5/9

Project #6 images complete

Working day

Working day

Working day

Week 18

5/16

Working day

Working day

Working day

Finals due!