Tag Archives: Photoshop

Panoramic view and ramble,,,

I finally have a phone that can take and stitch a panoramic view.  No doubt there is quite a bit of processing power required to compensate for my hand movement. Do I still call it a phone? Around 50% of my … Continue reading

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Creepy dolls

Apparently, a reasonable number of people find dolls creepy… Given the move to Artifical Intelligence and human-like avatars, it seemed a good idea to have students at Year 9 create images using Photoshop incorporating a “creepy doll”, and students at … Continue reading

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“Stationary Lists” – can they include apps?

I have been reviewing the stationery list for Digital Technologies classes. I can see the possibility that using the Adobe suite may not be affordable by the school in the future which leaves several options… Use Open Source – GIMP … Continue reading

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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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