Monday, September 26, 2005

CD Cover Assignment

CD Assignment
You will create a front and back cover to insert into a blank CD case.

First you will open Photoshop and create two new blank documents. Both of these documents should be approximately 4.875 inches * 4.875 inches.

Front Cover:
• CD Name in font of your choice from
• Fictional Band Name in font of your choice.
• Use your own pictures or pictures from the internet. Internet pictures must be at least 200 pixels.
• An appropriate and well planned background if your picture is smaller than 4.875 inches. Gradients are always a nice option too.

Back Cover:
• Five pictures. Your five pictures can be band members playing music, singing, signing autographs, or you can make a collage (See The Beatles Sergeant Lonely Hearts Club Band or Revolver down below for good collage examples).
• Track List
• Copyright Information
• Well-designed background

Tools and Effects utilized from Photoshop:
Clone Stamp, Eyedropper, Selection Tools, Layering, Color Gradients, Adjusting Colors, Text Effects, cut/paste, and Free Transform etc.

Friday, September 16, 2005

Dropping Items into my Server Box

Connect to Server
Find my last name and drop your document/picture into my drop box.

Thursday, September 15, 2005


To get your filters to work on your text effects go to:
Change 16 bit to 8 Bit and make sure you are in RGB mode

Monday, September 12, 2005

Lab Fees and Forms are due tomorrow

Laf fees and forms for Visual Tech are due tomorrow.
Lab fees for photo are due Wednesday.

Friday, September 09, 2005


Copy and past this link to download the trial version of Photoshop CS.