Landscape & Twins

IMAGINARY LANDSCAPE Make a new Photoshop file 600 pixels width by 400 pixels height. Find three different photographs that show landscapes: it could be buildings, or mountains, or a waterfall, or a forest, or a beach, or houses, or streets. One photograph must show something in San Francisco Choosing the photographs to go together: Make sure the lighting matches. Use

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How Do Computers Understand Color?

Understanding Hexadecimal Color isn’t easy. Mr. Machtay will explain it. But then the class will work on at least two assignments using Hexadecimal Color. It will be easier to understand after doing the hands-on projects. RGB POWERPOINT Mr. Machtay will present a PowerPoint about RGB Color (Red Green Blue) and about Hexadecimal (counting by 16). You need to be clear on these

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G-House Titles

Create a new folder named 5lastnameghtitles (ghtitles). Inside that folder you will create 4 different JPGs each one 1280px W x 720px Ht @ 72ppi (pixels per inch). We need new titles for G-House Broadcasts: ACTIVITIES OPPORTUNITIES VIDEO OF THE WEEK PRINCIPAL’S MESSAGE There are pictures of Galileo at pickupdropoff > machtayh > pickup > (any green-tinted folder) — Mr.

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First Marking Period, 5th°

The first marking period will begin with a brief introduction to Photoshop. Students who took Mr. Machtay’s Computer Art 1 class will already be familiar with the first week’s curriculum. In week 2 students will start learning “How Computer Understand Color,” which means learning RGB Color and Hexadecimal. At the same time students will begin working with HTML and CSS.

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Opportunities (Read This!)

ALL Media Arts Pathway students must fill out “Productive Summer Survey.” Click on this llink: PRODUCTIVE SUMMER SURVEY. BAVC (Bay Area Video Coalition) offers small classes in Game Coding, Video and Sound Recording. The deadline to apply is August 24th. (You will be credited with Out-of-Class Hours that are needed by Video students.) https://bavc.tfaforms.net/321182 SF ZINE FEST takes place Sunday, September 3rd.

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Person on the Street Interviews

Each team will create a Person-on-the-Street Video. The theme of the PoS videos is EDUCATION. STEP 1: THE QUESTIONS Your team must come up with 3 questions that you will ask your interview subjects. These must NOT be Yes-No questions. The questions should be prompts to get your interview subjects to talk/explain/tell stories. The three questions should be on a common theme,

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