Tag Archives: Photoshop

Silhouettes

The Year 9 Digital Technologies  girls are learning image manipulation using Photoshop (or GIMP if they want to). I asked them to create a simple silhouette of themselves and upload to Google Drive. I subsequently pinned them… Pinterest , and will invite them … Continue reading

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Learn something from your students (Ako in practice)

I was reading one of my student’s reports about web site construction and she described how she applied watermarks to her images in bulk using the tool Visual Watermark 4.28. Most students used Photoshop, this tool however appears easily to … Continue reading

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Photoshop CS2 for free?

Too good to be true? Maybe. I downloaded a copy and it worked fine, albeit I do have a legitimate licence for CS2 installed on a machine that died several years ago. Instructions can be found here. http://www.digitaltrends.com/computing/how-to-get-photoshop-for-free/ Alternative 100% … Continue reading

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Photoshop or Apple Store App?

I spent quite some time today learning how to convert photos into “sketches” using Photoshop. I need not have bothered, a free app did the job immediately, intuitively and with a better result. I decided to purchase the pro version … Continue reading

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BYOD application challenges for schools

With the school moving to Bring Your Own Devices, inevitably we will need to cater for a variety of different tools that students will use. This presents a challenge. Take Photoshop for example, the tool of choice for complex editing … Continue reading

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