Change Eye Color using Photoshop

Studio Photos

Today you will have to work with the studio lighting some more. I know you’ve done this before and some more than others. However today I want you to pay close attention to how to pose someone, checking for stray hairs, straps, hems, etc.

Monday will be the last day any Merge to HDR will be accepted.

Next week getting prints ready for the KCC Media Festival.

Have a Great Weekend!!

 

Shooting Again

(…..and no Cashe this is not punishment.)

Today you will be out taking photos again, but this time with a different camera and lens. D60 and 70-200mm. You should be getting images like the ones below.

Averi Blackmon Photography

Photography by Lauren

Reminder. Photo Shirt Wednesday. Get yours for $10.

Tonight’s Shoot

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The family loved the chance to get photos done. Who doesn’t like bluebonnet’s?

Ben this site is for you…

Lots of patience in creating these images. Take the link you’ll be glad you did.

That had to hurt..

The photographers okay, but his camera……not so much.

Read the story from PetaPixel

Shooting Outside

Today you’ll be going outside shooting portraits with reflector. You’ll need a:

  • Photographer
  • Assistant
  • Model

Tomorrow shooting outside and inside.

TODAY right AFTER SCHOOL and at 6PM be here for extra credit.

Starting next week. Wear your KCC Photo shirt Wednesday. Giving away prizes every Wednesday through the next five weeks till May 21st. Again every Wednesday!!Don’t have a shirt get one for $10.

 

Finishing Merges & Posing

Today if you have NOT finished your Merge to HDR items that’s what you will be doing today.

Some of you will be RE-submitting or shooting because the whole concept of indoors and outdoors and shop area are difficult to understand.

If you are done with all images and posting with your sig/logo and in the group, then you’ll be posing working in the studio.

TOMORROW. Everyone will be shooting, posing, and assisting.

 

Posing Search

Today you will be going through and begin looking for 20 poses for seniors pics. I will go over what you need to be looking for and how to save them for future use. We’ll discuss reality and sensible vs. “what are you, dreaming?”

Here are some links and ideas:

Also if you still want a t-shirt I have them available.

Read the post underneath this one for extra credit.

Reminder Spring/Wildflowers/Easter are due NEXT WEEK!!!!

Extra Credit and Help Needed

This Wednesday afternoon after school you have the opportunity to not only take care of next weeks photo assignment but help out to families. We will be shooting blue bonnet pictures at the Soldiers Hospitality House on Chaparral Road.

We will be doing photos for Mrs. Robin and her 7 month old twins. Yes you read that right.

And for the Coen family. Mom, Dad, and three brothers. Also Aunt and cousin.

Yes they are brothers and cousins.

 

If you show up there will be extra credit earned. Time will be 6PM, it’ll take about an hour.

Merging and Posting

Today you have to complete your HDR images. All instructions are online.

Also if you need to take more or redo any photos cameras will be available.

Reminder this is the LAST DAY to turn in your work for RE-Grading of Photomerge!!

Have a Great Weekend!!

Photo Shirts

Shirts FOR SALE!

KCC Photography shirts are available for $10!
Pay your money to Mr. Martin’s secretary and bring Mr. Smallwood your paid receipt.

Below are the sizes and quantities available

BLACK SHIRTS
Small 6
Medium 8
Large 9
XLarge 1
ORANGE SHIRTS
Medium 2
Large 2
XLarge 1
YELLOW SHIRTS
Medium 2
Large 2
XLarge 2

Puttin em Together

Today you will begin placing your images you’ve taken together. Instructions will be posted for you. Here they are in simple terms:

  1. Put the pics together.
  2. Add your signature OR logo to each image.
  3. Save them as JPEGs
  4. Delete the pics you didn’t use.
  5. Upload to Flickr with title being assigned area.
  6. In the description tell what was the toughest part of creating the image.
  7. Add your best to a group.

That’s them in a nutshell.

Reminder that TOMORROW is the LAST DAY items will be accepted for Re-Grading from the Photomerge assignment. Below are the instructions once more:

Here’s what you have to do:

  1. Staple to the front of your printout a sheet of paper.
  2. Place your Name, High School, and Photo Class Period.
  3. List the items that need re-grading. (Must be specific. Look at your grades online for the assignment title.)
  4. Then explain why it wasn’t done correctly the first time.

 

Complete Bracket Shooting

Today you are to complete your Bracket/Merging HDR photographs. Reminder you are to get ALL seven areas listed below:

  • Outdoor – ISO 100
  • Classroom
  • Shop Area
  • Cosmetology
  • Main Area (Commons)
  • Inside looking out
  • Using natural light

Remember the trick is to set your camera to multi shot mode.

Photomerge?? Last day accepted will be this Friday. See yesterday’s post for more details.

HDR Examples

Below are examples of what you should have for the HDR assignment.

Commons Area

Cosmetology

Inside Looking Out

Shop Area

Outside

Classroom/Office

Indirect Lighting – (With added Photoshop actions)

Shooting Bracketed

Today you will be shooting for Bracketed images. Make sure to place your images back in your Merge to HDR for folder. You will be shooting:

  • Outdoor – ISO 100
  • Classroom
  • Shop Area
  • Cosmetology
  • Main Area (Commons)
  • Inside looking out
  • Using natural light

Take your Merging to HDR to a new level. Read tips on how to create great sunset images from Digital Photography School.

Re-Grading

Yesterday you received back your papers and grades for the Photomerge assignments. If you have any grade below a 70 for something not turned in, you may turn-in for a re-grade. Last day for any items to be re-graded will be this FRIDAY, April 11th.

Here’s what you have to do:

  1. Staple to the front of your printout a sheet of paper.
  2. Place your Name, High School, and Photo Class Period.
  3. List the items that need re-grading. (Must be specific. Look at your grades online for the assignment title.)
  4. Then explain why it wasn’t done correctly the first time.

HDR Merging

Today you will begin the process of HDR Merging and Bracketing (one is Photoshop and the other is on the camera).

 

This week this is what you will be shooting for….

Also if you DID NOT turn-in your photos last week then you probably have a zero for a test grade. Be looking tomorrow for info on how to get a re-grade.

World View Panoramic

Today using only your rectangle version panoramic images you’ll be making something a little different.

Also today if time how to take bracketed photos.

Monday how to put bracketed photos together.

Have a Great Weekend!!

 

8 Hrs One Photomerge

Great picture by photographer Michael Kelly. Read the article from the Denver Post.

Printing and RE-Visiting Instructions

Today you will be printing out all of your images that you took for your Photomerge assignment. You will ALSO be answering some questions as well.

Can you tell the difference of the two images below????:

Many of you are missing what is on the bottom image.