Thursday, Sep 1, 2016 – Graphic Design


 Using Photoshop

Make a screenshot of your Photoshop window. ⌘ Shift 3

Label the following items using lines, arrows and type tool

  • Move tool
  • Marquee tool
  • Lasso tool
  • Magic Wand tool
  • Hand tool
  • Zoom tool
  • Layers panel

Insert a photo of yourself into the image. Label yourself with your name.

Turn into to assignment 003 on google classroom. File should be named “Interface Lastname”.

Lesson Goals

Students will be able to:

  • Start Photoshop
  • Create a new document
  • Save an image
  • Identify the elements of a Photoshop window


Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016 – VidPro

What does a Producer and Director do?

What Is The Role of a Producer? – AMC Movie News (6:48)

What Does a Film Producer Do? Article

Film Riot – How to Plan a Movie Shoot! – Script Breakdowns, Schedules and Budgets (10:44)

From Script to Scream Episode 1: Pre-Production (4:47)

What Is The Director’s Job? – AMC Movie News (3:51)

The 3 Most Important Tasks For A Director During Pre-Production Article

First 5 Things A Director Does On A Film Set by James Kicklighter  (3:04)

Life Of A 1st AD On A Movie Set – Joshua Lou Friedman (13:35)


Lesson Goals

  • Students will explain the responsibilities of each production staff position.
  • Students will recall the activities in each step of a production workflow.
  • Students will understand the 3 phases of video production.