Photo manipulation is an art where ordinary photos are transformed into something alluring, unexpected and totally out of the box. It is often done by designers to express their creativity or for experimental purposes.
You have been chosen by one of the following publication: (YOU DECIDE ON WHICH ONE JUST HIRED YOU TO CREATE THE ILLUSTRATION)
Looking at the examples, the finished work MUST incorporate SOME of the following type of elements:
USE 2 OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING TO COMPLETE YOUR MANIPULATION:
Check out these tutorials for specifics on creating these kinds of effects:
Example Tutorial 1
Example Tutorial 2
Example Tutorial 3
Example Tutorial 4
Example Tutorial 5
Example Tutorial 6
Links and videos on the the resources page.
Or Video Tutorials from Youtube you follow using photos you want.
Project Timeline: 5-7 days
This project should take at least 5-7 days if done correctly.
Any student that rushes thru quickly will have to redo the assignment until it is done to a satisfactory level.
See examples at the right side of this page of what I'm looking for you to develop. Your projects should resemble these.
Saving for Grade
Save this to the V: drive network folder > Computer Art 2 > Class Period > 02_PhotoManipulation as YOUR LAST NAME.psd
Complete the Photo-manipulation Reflection Questions
This handout must be filled out when are finished. It can be found on my desk. Fill it out and return it to me.
Students will be assessed on...
Create a Realistic Magazine layout mockup
Open this Template from the (G:) Graphics Drive > Computer Art 2 folder.
Load the Magazine Mock-up action into Photoshop:
Follow the steps here to get your illustration mocked-up in the magazine
Then, watch the video to see how easy the process is to complete.