Reverse from Yesterday – 10/31

Today you will once again either be taking ROT images or turning in your healing lessons.

Next week:

  • Macro
  • A real contact print for a change
  • Turning in ROT’s
  • Maybe some more Photoshop tutorials

Reminder to take your own ROT images.

Have a Great Weekend!!

ROT Shooting & Healing Turn-in – 10/30

Today you will either have the opportunity to go and shoot one last time for Rule of Third images. Or you will finish the Old Photo from yesterday and then turn in your work.

Tomorrow will be a reverse of today for you.

Monday we’ll go over Macro Photography.


Back Button Focusing

Jeff Cable does a great job of explaining AF-On.

Finishing Healing – 10/29

Today we’ll finish the Healing lessons and then you’ll begin the healing assignment.

ROT images due starting next week. The more you take at home, school events, and local events the better your grade.

Coming soon — macro.


More Healing – 10/28

Today we’ll finish just the Art Guy file. Nothing more.

Tomorrow we’ll finish the healing lessons and you’ll start your assignment.

Thursday and Friday – Shooting ROT. Last chance at school.



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Healing & Photo Retouching – 10/27

Today through probably Wednesday we’ll begin the process of learning how to edit images. You’ll need this when you begin your final exam in 20 days. That’s right final exam is in 20 school days from now.

This month:

  • ROT turn-in.
  • Macro
  • 50 mm
  • Studio lighting
  • Family poses
  • Final Exam

Rule of Third images. I will go over the process. You need to be shooting with your own camera at your house rule of third images.

Contract? Have you turned yours in? Can’t checkout unless I have yours.

ACP – Booth & #4

All grades for the nine weeks are in . . . the last three will become live at midnight. You know what happened to Cinderella’s carriage at midnight? Some of your grades will be doing the same thing.

Great job hanging the banners. Got several comments already. BTW. Team Killeen, you need to see me today. Your principal wants to see you.

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Photobooth & Grading – 10/23

Today you will be getting back your paper from yesterday and placing your best We Are in the windows of the main area.

Also today a little photoboothing action.

ACP – Probably how you feel….


ROT Powerpoint – 10/22

Today is the day. The day we’ll grade your powerpoints, well actually you’ll be grading but I’ll come around and make notes.

We’ll also discuss rule of third images. Contracts. And checkouts.

Tomorrow a little photoboothing.

Workflow Continues…… – 10/21

Today we’ll finish the workflow portion. This part may take a little time to do, might even have to flip the class in half.

  • Metadata

Tomorrow grading of the ROT powerpoints.


Club Meeting

TShirt Design 2013

TODAY – 5:30PM – 6:15ish ………maybe 6:30ish

ACP – Stuff is DUE!!!

Today through Wednesday you have to work on  . . . .

Second football game post. 10 pics with complete story.

Third contest image due tomorrow.

Not working on either of these then your Career Center area photo is what you should be working on.

Workflow – 10/20

Today you’ll learn the steps to Workflow. —- What every photographer who’s worth anything is doing after taking photos. Those who aren’t well……..   You’ll be using Adobe Bridge.

  1. Transferring
  2. Rating & Deleting
  3. Renaming
  4. Adding Metadata

Sounds simple. It is . . . unless you have 2000+ images to go through.

Also today printing best We Are…..

Club Meeting


Tomorrow – 5:30PM
Here in Room 111

Let me know today if you think you’ll be coming!

ROT PPT — Last Day – 10/17

Today when you walk out the door your ROT powerpoint is to be complete. Finished. Done. Cooked. Whatever word you want to use.

Also today I’ll be passing back printouts and posting lots and lots of grades. Be prepared.

Next week. Info on Photoshop. Maybe even some lessons. Yeah that’d be different.

Have a Great Weekend!!

ROT PPT & Contracts – 10/16

Today you’ll have to work on your powerpoint. I know those of you who were here yesterday did the same thing, however there were A LOT of people missing yesterday. Your powerpoint is to be completed by the end of class TOMORROW!!

Also today contracts. We’ll talk.

Next week it’s looking like ROT pics and photo editing.

ROT Powerpoint – 10/15

Today you are to work on your Rule of Third powerpoint. ALL INSTRUCTIONS are online, so make sure you READ THEM!!

Tomorrow contracts and what it means to checkout equipment. Also tomorrow Rule of Third photo assignment. Enough practicing you should have the concept by now.

ACP – 200 Teams and more

Today we’ll set up 200 hallway teams.

Also shooting Pan, Tilt, Zoom.

Review yesterday’s chapters.

Shooting ROT’s – 10/14

Today before going out we’ll do the following:

  • Check to see who’s printed 30 Day’s
  • See the progress on ROT powerpoint
  • Check We Are… uploads

For today’s shooting I want you to get a good grasp of ROT. Because you’re fixing to begin shooting outside of school.

Thursday printing best We Are..