Retouching Tools and Composing Collages Using Photoshop
Saturday 31st Jan
A class that reviews basic tools for retouching photos and moves on to the potential of layers, blend modes and masks in Photoshop to generate surprising and complex images.
Using Photoshop for Experimental Imagery
Saturday 14th Feb
A creative session using painting tools, graphics tablets, filters, and 'found images' to explore artistic possibilities
Basic Text and Image Combinations in Photoshop
Saturday 28th Feb
A class looking at layout of images that employs text/image possibilities, suitable for those wanting to produce posters, flyers or other graphic products.
Tutor Julian Ruddock
Saturdays 2 – 5pm
Cost £17 (£13 concessions) per session plus the cost of any materials used
Each class is a self-contained unit enabling you to come to one or all of them depending on which ones suit your level / interests
Run by experienced teacher Julian Ruddock, these sessions are designed to give you all the skills you need to start using your computer for image editing and getting the best out of your digital camera.
To book places, please contact the Box Office on 01970 623232 or email artstaff[A T]aber.ac.uk.
If you need further information, please contact 01970 622888, email rls[A T]aber.ac.uk or cxs[A T]aber.ac.uk
If you have an interest in photography, be it taking photo's or love viewing peoples digital works of art, take a look at: Aberystwyth Online Photography Flickr Group or Wales Online Photography Group where uses view and comment on each others digital photography.
Flickr is a great way of displaying your photo's to either friends, family or for the whole world to see, depending on what settings you have selected. Each photo can be given an individual title, description, tag or tags, also geotaged so others can see where the picture was taken using a digital map, such as Google Maps.
The software behind Flickr also tells you some useful information such as:
- Taken in Ogmore-by-Sea, Wales (map) [Example of Geotaging]
- Taken with a Canon EOS 40D.
- Taken on January 29, 2009
- 1 person calls this photo a favorite
- Viewed 27 times
SLR Cameras On Location & Photoshop Editing
Aberystwyth Online Photography Flickr Group
Wales Online Photography Flickr Group
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