With the start of the second semester, ROP Multimedia
transitioned from designing in Adobe Illustrator to Photoshop and photography.
While the students are learning the basics of Photoshop, they are
simultaneously learning rule of composition for photography.
Every week the students are given two “Rules of Photography”
assignments. The students have to take their own photos to illustrator each of
these rules: Rule of Thirds, Rule of Odds, Pattern & Textures, Viewpoint,
Frame Within A Frame, and Leading Lines.At the end of the week, they turn in the ‘best’ two photos.I will be sharing these photos in the near
One of the most powerful editing techniques in Photoshop is
masking.Masking is akin to making a
stencil so that you can manipulate selected portion(s) of your image.That alone makes it powerful.But, the best part is that it is
non-destructive.Thus, you can modify it
without destroying your image.I’ve
included some examples of different masking techniques that we have …
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At Ryman Arts you will Learn foundation drawing and painting skills in rigorous classes to develop your talent.Work with professional teaching artists in small classes with other serious art students.Build your portfolio for college applications and exhibit your work publicly.
Explore options for a life in the arts through discussions with guest artists, drawing field trips, and college and career planning workshops. Cost: If selected, you will receive a full scholarship that covers the cost of instruction, art supplies, and field trips. We can reimburse you for the cost of taking public transportation to classes. Eligibility: Anyone who will be enrolled in high school (grades 9 – 12) for the semester they are applying for is eligible. Locations: Saturdays at California State University, Fullerton, or on Sundays at Otis College of Art & Design, in Los Angeles. Class times: 9:…