Archive for Commercial Photography

What can LR do for you? – 9/13

Happy Friday the 13th!! Personal fact…. I was born on Friday the 13th. It’s not unlucky at all.

Today’s goal is to learn a few tools inside Lightroom like Crop, Exposure, Presets, & Histogram.

Also today a quick overview of next week and Aperture control.

Reminder the end of next week is another Summative grade for your next 10 days of 20 Day Challenge!!

Have a Great Weekend!!

Perfecting the Upload – 9/12

Today’s goal is to perfect the uploading process of images to your folder.

Also today a guide to where you can go and take photos, and trying to get a decent portrait by of rule of thirds.

30 Day Challenge. Today is animals.

Perfecting Uploading – 9/11

Today’s goal is to know and be able to go through the uploading process without any hesitations or issues. From taking the photo, placing it in the right location, to renaming it correctly.

Also grading. Professional Dress and 1-10 30 Day Challenge.

Falling Man – 9/11

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Symmetry, ROT & Transferring – 9-10-19

Today’s goal is make sure you can input your images into LR.

Also a quick lesson on Symmetry (Day 10).

Quick overview of Symmetry.

 

Also Rule of Third

Pretty simple explanation of Rule of Third.

 

30 DAY CHALLENGE – Reminder that tomorrow is Day 10.

Getting Cameras & Resetting Software – 9/9

Today’s goal is to get the new software setup. And learn the parts of the camera.

Finishing Copyright & Flickr – 9/6

Today’s goal is to complete the Copyright presentation.

Also getting your Flickr account to me for grading. That takes place next week. First Summative.

Next week……. Cameras.

Have a Great Weekend

 

Today’s Schedule & More – 9/5

Today at the KCC there are student assemblies taking place. Below is the schedule:

AM

2nd Period 8:50-9:35 (Announcements & Attendance)

4th Period 9:38 – 12:13 –
Presentation Time

Group A 9:45 – 10:45
200, 300, 400 Hallways

Group B 11:00 – 12:00
100, 500, 600 Hallways and Portables

Lunch 12:13– 1:12

PM

6th Period 1:15 – 3:55 Presentation Time

Group A 1:30 – 2:30
200, 300, 400 Hallways (CCALL to LH)

Group B 2:40 – 3:40
100, 500, 600 Hallways and Portables (CCALL to LH)

 

Also today getting links to your Flickr & Wix sites.

Software & Metadata Setup – 9/4

Today’s goal is setting up all the software items:

  • File Explorer – Quick Access
  • LR – Metadata & Catalog
  • PS – Preferences & Workspace
  • BR – Workspace & Color

Copyright & More – 9/3

Today’s goal is to learn who owns the photo. Whats Copyright. Why do you need to know.

Also this week:

  • Setting up Photoshop
  • Setting up Lightroom
  • Getting ready for next week photo action.

 

30 Day Challenge – 8/30

Today we’ll go over the 30 day challenge.

Have a you set up a Flickr account yet? To begin click the link below to register.

Make sure when done to click the photo below and follow Mr. Smallwood’s Flickr account. That’s how your work will be graded.

Copyright next week.

Have a Great Weekend!!

 

Syllabus – 8/29

Today’s goal is going over course syllabus. Making sure you know the facts and information for Commercial Photography 1.

Logging In & Setting Up – 8/28

Today’s goal is for you to be reading this message.

Information on Professional Dress.

Also today we’ll set up your Web Browser & Flickr account.

What do you know about PS – 8/27

Today’s goal is to see what you know regarding Photoshop. And to show the skills you have.

Thursday – We’ll setup Flickr.

Friday – Taking care of syllabus and 30 Day Challenge

 

First Day of School – 8/26

Welcome to Commercial Photography!!

back-to-school

Make sure to add your best photo taken this summer to Instagram or Twitter using the hashtag:  ##ATPIFunintheSun

“There is only you and your camera. The limitations in your photography are in yourself, for what we see is what we are.”
— Ernst Haas

2nd & 4th Pd. Exams

Today’s Schedule

 

Period

Time

 

2 9:50-11:30 Study & Exam
Lunch 11:30-12:05
4 12:10-1:50 Study & Exam

1st & 3rd Pd. Exams

Today’s Schedule

 

Period

Time

 

1 8:50-10:40 Study & Exam
2 10:46-11:46
Lunch 11:46- 12:46
3 12:48-2:38 Study & Exam
4 2:44-3:55  

5th & 7th Pd. Exams

Today’s Schedule

Period

Time

 

1 8:50-9:12
2 9:18-9:45
3 9:51-10:24  
4 10:30-11:00
Lunch 11:00-12:20  
5 12:23-2:03 Study & Exam
6 N/A
7 2:06-3:55 Study & Exam

 

6th Pd Exam

Today’s Schedule

Period

Time

 

0

7:15-8:15

Exam

1 8:50-9:35  
2 9:41-10:31
3 10:37-11:27
4 11:33-12:15
Lunch 12:15-1:20  
5 1:23-1:38
6 1:44-3:24 Study & Exam
7 3:30-3:55

Getting Rid of Stuff – 5/23

Today’s goal is to delete some files. We’ll go through both LR and Br to take care of this.

Also last minute printing.