505 - Demonstrate basic use of a vector-based drawing program (e.g. Illustrator).
507 - Demonstrate basic use of image editing software (e.g. Photoshop).
508 - Demonstrate intermediate use of image editing software (e.g.
607 - Demonstrate basic knowledge of printing processes.
801 - Operate digital camera and accessories.
804 - Demonstrate ability to physically stabilize camera
Project 1: Photoshop Challenge
This week I'm going to give you some finished samples and a list of tools. The challenge is to figure out how to create your own using the given features. When you're finished be sure to post your finished results to your portfolio page.
The Photoshop tools/features you will be using will be:
- Crop Tool
- Canvas Size/Percent
This week you will have an opportunity to see a simulation of what may appear on the upcoming NOCTI test. A number of seniors and adult students are scheduled to take this test on April 9th or 10th. The PA Skills Certificate is awarded to students that score Advanced. This can earn you a college credit and could be the basis for possible clep opportunities when/if you're going onto college. In other words, this is an important evaluation! Take this opportunity to get comfortable with the more challenging aspects of this test.
Below are two files that we can use to go over some basic concepts before you attempt the practice test:
Color Cast Photos