Monthly Archives: March 2010

Retouch and Liquify

Again, I am still learning Photoshop. The original was very dark and there was also objects that were in the picture taking away from the main focus, my fraternity brother Kappa Alpha Psi and myself Sigma Gamma Rho. Using the … Continue reading

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My PhotoShop Journey: Layers, Quick Selection, Refine Edges, Cutting and Pasting

I am a proud member of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Incorporated. To practice more on layers, refine edges, cutting and pasting, I decided to take the girl out and put me there sitting on the 1922. The first challenge I … Continue reading

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Memories I Can Keep and Memories I Can Throw Away

I didn’t know what to do for my photoshop assignment so I chose the artistic route, one that has meaning. The background (which I photographed) is of New York City, Times Square. New York is where I am from, I … Continue reading

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Key Principles In Design

Principles for Creating Web Sites: A Design Perspective opens with the statement, “the importance of aesthetics is frequently forgotten.” To those who are novice, like myself, when it comes to design, aesthetics wasn’t forgotten, it never existed; I never knew … Continue reading

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My Very Abstract Painting – Critique

Yours To Find replica was a very good start to the beginning of the class. Yours To Find really grasp the shape from the painting and tried to use the same color as well by using the eyedropper tool. The … Continue reading

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An Artist I am Not – Critique

What can I really say about The Original Bender’s PhotoShop replica. They are both simply amazing. Mighty Manhattan. I really do not have any critiques for the piece. I am a true novice to PhotoShop and I am just now … Continue reading

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Response Paper: Peaceful right? So can your website

Can a website be considered Zen? Life…it’s not so bad thinks so and I would have to agree. Zen is serenity, a state of mind and a calmness. Life…it’s not so bad states that the authors of Principles For Creating … Continue reading

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I Thought I Saw You There, But It Was Just an Illusion

According to Optical Illusions, saying this sentence “I know it when I see one,” when it relates to optical illusions is a little far fetch, especially when what one thinks they are seeing is actually no the reality. What is … Continue reading

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My PhotoShop Journey: Shapes, Magic Wand, Quick Selection Tool

Here is my “model” husband, which I took one of his pictures, resized the image, opened a new photoshop screen so that I could drop the image in, I took the whole image and used the quick selection tool on … Continue reading

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Follow the Rules Web Designers

“The experienced web designer, like the talented newspaper art director, accepts that many projects she works on will have headers and columns and footers. Her job is not to whine about emerging commonalities but to use them to create pages … Continue reading

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