Playing with Time & Space

SUSPENSION OF DISBELIEF is an important concept in filmmaking. You are scared for the hero going into the haunted house, even though you know the actor is alive and well, and deep down you certainly know IT’S ONLY A MOVIE! Some of you have already worked on an IMPLIED ACTION Video. This one will require many more elements. IMPLIED ACTION 1:

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Put Yourself in the Picture

You will use Photoshop skills — especially CUT-OUTS — to put yourself into two other pictures. You can place yourself into a scene from a movie, put yourself next to some celebrity, or show yourself in some far-away place. On both pictures DON’T MAKE YOURSELF TOO SMALL! If the cut-out is small, how can Mr. Machtay tell whether you did  good

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CSS-P — Cats Website

Go to machtayh > pickup folder and move the folder called “cats” into your Documents. This week the class will learn about CSS-Positioning. You will start work on a Photoshop file, cats.psd, that is already in the folder “cats.” On block day this week you will translate your Photoshop design into CSS-P file. Mr. Machtay will teach the class about

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Homecoming Dance Commercials

Each team should make a commercial for “Homecoming Dance.” The dance takes place October 21st at the Holiday Inn on Van Ness. The theme is “Dancing Through the Decades.” (It goes together with Song & Yell theme.) Make something original, something fun and interesting that will get people’s attention. Show the school that Media Arts and G-House TV are the reasons

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Work on index.html

On block day you should have added all the images and links to your index.html page. If you enter a URL (web address) for a plain HTML website, it will automatically open index.html page. This is your homepage. Today: Insert your written “If I could speak to 1,000,000 people into appropriate spot on index.html page. Go to the “head” of

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Your web1 folder

You must rename your web1 folder to 5lastnameweb1 What goes into your web1 folder: The following HTML files need to be in your web1 folder: index.html color.html tiling.html stylesheets.html The following JPGs/GIFS need to be in the images folder inside your web1 folder: one of your Name Banners (600px x 200px) one of your Galileo Banners (400px x 200px) your

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Photoshopping

You will begin to learn how to Photoshop an image. On all of these assignments your grade will depend on making it look real! First, go to pickupdropoff > machtayh > pickup folder. There is a folder called “cart1,” drag that folder into your documents folder. You will eventually make use of all the images inside cart1. LASSO TOOL Open

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