Objective:
Discover and apply more effects and techniques in Photoshop to create a vintage style poster.

Method:
Use this tutorial to create a custom style vintage poster using original images.

  • Use an image of YOUR body
  • Use an animal head of your choice
  • Place your name in the text instead of PSD.

Vintage Poster

Submit:
Post daily progress updates to your blog. All source images and Final Composition should be posted to your blog when finished. Submit a completed PSD file to the appropriate folder in the class ExamDrop.

Objective:
Learn to make the hard selections easier.

Method:
Choose a plain background to show your work. NOT BLACK OR WHITE (Try red or blue).

Option 01: Work along with this video

Option 02: Work along with this video. A bit more complex (takes advantage of alpha channels).

**You can find images of your own to work with or use the same as the videos.**

Turn In:
Post all source images and final composition to your blog when done. Discuss the techniques you used and what difficulties you came across.

Objective:
Learn to use different effects, blending modes, and other tools to combine multiple picture to create a unique piece of art.

Method:

  1. Combining Vectors & Photos – Q:\\OuallineJ\Graphic Design\Photoshop Lessons\(3) Silhouettes\(3)Combining Vectors with Photographs
  2. Compositing with SilhouettesOnline Tutorial
  3. Shadow Dancer – Q:\\OuallineJ\Graphic Design\Photoshop Lessons\(3) Silhouettes\(1)Shadow Dancing
  4. Inner You – Q:\\OuallineJ\Graphic Design\Photoshop Lessons\(3) Silhouettes\(2)The Inner You *MAJOR GRADE*

Turn In:
Post snapshots of your progress to your blog on a daily basis. After you finish each assignment, make sure to save the file as a .PSD and submit it to the proper folder in the ExamDrop. File name should be lastname_assignmentname.psd. Post the finished .png to your blog and discuss the techniques and steps used in the assignment.