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Archive for February 2011

Photos – Rule of Thirds, Leading Lines, Perspective

February 27, 2011

The black areas on the dart board are used as leading lines.  The focal point, which is the bull’s eye utilizes the rule of thirds. The perspective of this photo is much closer than someone would usually get when looking a water spout. The perspective is sideways.  The openings between the wood boards make leading […]

Lorem Ipsum

February 27, 2011

Lorem Ipsum is a placeholder text, which is a text that appears to be real written text but is randomly generated.  Lorem Ipsum is usually used to demonstrate the font, typography, or layout of a document or a graphic design.  Lorem Ipsum comes from a piece of Latin literature called “de Finibus Bonorum et Malorum” […]

The Ethical and Moral Aspects of Photo Manipulation

February 27, 2011

I believe that photo manipulation is acceptable in certain situations and unacceptable in others.  I don’t think it’s right for photo manipulation to be used to “fix up” a child’s school picture.  I think it’s not right to remove even cuts, acne, or other temporary blemishes because, like it said in the article about photo […]

Assignment 3 – Pictograms

February 25, 2011

The objective of this assignment was to create pictograms to represent a short story, nursery rhyme, or saying.

Cuneiform and the Sumerians 30th Century BC

February 17, 2011

The picture above is of early Sumerian cuneiform.   The picture above is of an evolved form of Sumerian cuneiform.   The picture above is of Akkadian cuneiform. The three pictures above that are of different forms of cuneiform are all similar in that they are each made up of symbols that look similar, and […]

Cave Paintings 30,000 Years Ago

February 15, 2011

The cave painting shown above is located in Lascaux.   The cave painting shown above is located in Altamira.   The cave painting shown above is located in Chauvet. Cave paintings are designs painted on the walls and ceilings of caves. Prehistoric man created cave paintings by mixing all sorts of things like water, soil, […]

Assignment 2 – Copyright

February 14, 2011

The objective of this assignment was create a poster design that’s against the illegal usage of copyrighted works.

Z Pattern and Optical Center

February 1, 2011

The man’s head in the design above is located at the optical center.  This design uses z pattern because when this design is first seen, the eye goes from the man’s face to ‘BIRD’ to the other text at the bottom of the design and then maybe to the bottom right corner of the design. […]