Schedule

Tuesday

Thursday


Week 1

MAY 13, 2014

Policies

Syllabus

Intro Survey

Exercise No. 1
Bio Sheet
Announced

 

MAY 15, 2014

Exercise No. 1
Bio Sheet
Review


Week 2

MAY 20, 2014

Demo
Basic Selections
Layer Management
Image Placement

Exercise No. 2
Window

MAY 22, 2014

Photoshop in Pop Culture

Project No. 1
Book Cover
Assigned


Week 3

MAY 27, 2014

Follow-up
Window Replacement

Demo
Intro to non-destructive editing
Masks and Smart Objects

Exercise No. 3
Droste Effect

 

MAY 29, 2014

Follow-up
Blog posts

Project No. 1
Book Cover
Work Time


Week 4

JUNE 3, 2014

Photoshop in Pop-Culture

Follow-up
Project No. 1
Reduction!

Demo
Select / Color Range
Type Tools
Layer Styles

Exercise No. 4
Composition

JUNE 5, 2014

Follow up
Exercise No. 4

Project No. 1
Book Cover
Work Time
Due

Project No. 2
Assigned


Week 5

JUNE 10, 2014

Project No. 1
Brief Review

Demo
Advanced Selections

Exercise No. 5
Advanced Compositing

Project No. 2
Work Time

 

JUNE 12, 2014

Project No. 2
Work Time


Week 6

JUNE 17, 2014

Demo: Retouching tools
Dust and Scratches filter
Clone Stamp
Healing Brush
Spot Healing Brush
Patch Tool

Exercise No. 6
Photo Retouch

 

JUNE 19, 2014

Project No. 2
Work Time

 


Week 7

JUNE 24, 2014

Demo: Color Correction
Perspective Crop
Edit / Trim
Shadows / Highlights
Masked adjustment layers
Examples

Exercise No. 7
Color Correction

 

JUNE 26, 2014

Extra Credit
Announced

Project No. 2
Work Time
Due end of class

 


Week 8

JULY 1, 2014

Follow-up
Exercise No. 7
Project No. 2

Demo
Intro to brushes
Intro to tablet drawing
Colorization

Exercise No. 8
Colorization

 

JULY 3, 2014

Project No. 3
Movie Poster
Assigned
Work time


Week 9

JULY 8, 2014

Student Opinion Questionnaires

Course title: Photoshop Graphics
Course Number: 51545
Section Number: 01
Instructor: Kevin Woodland

  • Fill in bubbles solidly (no "x" or check marks)
  • Use blue or black ink or a No. 2 pencil
  • Fill out both sides
  • 5 = Strongly agree, 1 = Strongly disagree
  • All submissions are private!

Exercise No. 9
Workstation Rotation

JULY 10, 2014

Project No. 3
Work time


Week 10

JULY 15, 2014

Demo
Define Brush & Pattern

Exercise No. 10
Project Milestone

 

JULY 17, 2014

Project No. 3
Work time
Due