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It's already been a month since we've been back. My classes have learned and done so much. Thank you for a great year so far and a wonderful year to come! Mr S 9/2018

Photo Agenda for this week. Cameras needed Wed ONLY. (September 18-21)

A- New Hall Pass replaces Vest / Grades are updated for all non-paper.

B- All hard drives have been updated to SSDs. Download your work

C- Adobe Bridge 2017 To find your images information (fstop, shutter speed, iso)

D- Journal 3 digital Photo due 928 here

Finish and turn in Ex 6b Depth of Field. Ex 6B Depth of Field Indoors (including rubric and 3 to 5 sentences on which was your favorite image and why)

Ex 6C (Camera Test Outside)- We will work on this on Wednesday (Tomorrow)

Ex 7 Global Photoshop Edits. Demo in class on Thursday

Digital Art Agenda for this week. (September 18-21)

A- New Hall Pass replaces Vest. Same process for bathroom pass. Grades are updated for all non-paper. Double check grades for progress reports

B- All hard drives have been updated to SSDs. Download your work

C- Journal 3 Digital Art due 928 here . Due next Friday, as always

D- Demo for Ex 6 Extinct Vectors (link to PDF, must be viewed in Acrobat or something similar) or Google Slide presentation

MINIMUM DAY DATE: Sept 14

0- 8:00-8:30

1- 8:37-9:07

2- 9:14-9:44

3- 9:51-10:21

4- 10:28-10:58

5- 11:05-11:35

6- 11:42-12:12

Agenda for September 9/10- 9/14 Digital Art- Week 5

Grades are NOT updated, but will be later this week

-Backup all of your work, harddrives being replaced probably this week

Make a folder with all of your work, zip that folder, upload to Google Drive

Ex 4 Lyrics in Photoshop (both portrait and landscape in one folder labelled Per_Ex4_Lastname)

Ex 5 Balance (Digital Skeletons) * SKIP UNTIL NEXT MONDAY*

Ex 5B Balanced Vectors (Work on when done with Lyrics Ex 4)

New Journals here #2, due 9.14.18

Samples for the Drawing from the Element Packet

Agenda for September 9/10- 9/14 Digital Photo- Week 5

Grades are NOT updated, but will be later this week

-Backup all of your work, harddrives being replaced probably this week

Make a folder with all of your work, zip that folder, upload to Google Drive

Work Day- Turn in anything that isn't graded (turned in before last Friday), double check your grade, turn in Ex 3- Photoshop basics/ tracing

Ex 4B Memory Card- if you don't have points for this, show me memory card and they will get added today

Ex 4C Balancing Exposures (Light Metering Outdoors)

Ex 5 Elements of Art Packet (hand out in class) (find examples of the elements of art)

Ex 6A Bracketing (Shooting the sky)

New Photo Journal 2 due 9/14 here (Daily Quickwrites/Quickdraws, every 2 week)

Ex 6B Depth of Field Indoors (including rubric)

Ex 6C (Camera Test Outside)

Digital Art-

Week 3

Ex 3A Photoshop Basics / Ex 3B Elements of Art Collage (both in one folder labelled Per_Ex3_Lastname)

Ex 4 Lyrics in Photoshop (both portrait and landscape in one folder labelled Per_Ex4_Lastname)

Ex 5 Balance (Digital Cutout)

New Journals here #2, due 9.14.18

Block Schedule this Week 9/5 and 9/6

Savannah College of Art and Design will be in the College and Career Center Friday Sept 7 during 6th period. You can sign up using Naviance. If you have any questions, go to the College and Career Center and talk to Mrs Raisner. https://www.scad.edu/

Agenda 831

How to Submit Work- Label everything Per_Description_Lastname. If more than one thing, put everything in a folder. If you are working on Google Docs, click File>Download as> Word Doc before submitting. DO NOT SUBMIT A LINK FROM GOOGLE.

Journals are due today, labelled Per_831_Lastname.doc. Then use roomf10.com and click turn in. Attach as a DOC.

Work on Photoshop Basics Per_3A_LastName.psd and Element of Art Collage Per_3B_LastName.psd. Put both in folder labelled Per_Ex3_Lastname, then right click and choose compress. Lastly, turn in the Per_Ex3_Lastname.zip file on roomf10.com


AGENDA 08/27/18-8/31/18 PHOTO- CAMERAS this WEEK- M W TH

MEMORY CARD- REQUIRED BY THURSDAY! SDHC (16 GB recommended)

Wednesday: Metering Indoor Image (from imgur)

Download image to your computer, make full size

Tuesday- finish up Ex 3A Photoshop Basics Drawing and get started on Ex3B Photoshop Basics Element Collage

Layers for Ex 3A (Line Drawing Fish, Background Drawing, Color, 70% Photo, 100% Photo)

  • Go over turning work in on roomf10.com (put everything in a folder labelled Per_Description_Lastname, then zip it, then turn in zip on roomf10.com)
  • Computer Work Tuesday and Friday. Photo Journals due Friday!


Monday- Photo- Day 2- Intro to Camera

Review everything from Day 1 and metering on computer screen.

TURN ISO to 1600 since it is pure white. Can’t go lower than 1/30 shutter speed.

Metering Indoors (how aperture, iso, and shutter speed are connected)

Shoot white pieces of trash. Adjust after metering. Faster or slower shutter speeds

Exercise 4 Camera Basics is here

Journals are due on Friday August 31, 2018

AGENDA 08/27/18 DIGITAL ART

Continue working on Ex 3A- Photoshop Basic Drawing and Ex 3B- Element of Art C Photo Collage.

Ex 4 Lyrics Demo Here.

Journals are due on Friday August 31, 2018

For your Photoshop Assignment, click here

Martian Schedule 8/23/18

0- 800-840

1 847-927

2 934-1014

3 1021-1101

Martian Competition

1108 Students meet in assigned classroom and organize materials

1112 Introductions / Norms

1120 Prompt and Rubric Revealed

1120-1210 Work Time

1210 Cleanup. Teacher and students bring projects to the field

1220 All projects due to field. Students will be dismissed from the gield to go to lunch/gallery walk

1220-1256 Lunch

101-141 Period 4

148-22 Period 5

235-315 Period 6

HOW TO TURN WORK IN. 2 minute video

Agendas for 8/20-825. Grades are updated for Digital Photo, double check your grade. Digital Art updated by end of week.

Digital Photo- Week 2

Ex 2 How to Critique (Google Doc)

New photo Journal Here #1 due 8.31.18 (Daily Quickwrites/Quick Draws, due every 2 weeks) Journals are in Google Docs format. Convert to Word before turning in

Survey: Thank you for sharing. Most of you have a desire to take better photos, learn photoshop. Some of you are in the Media Arts pathway. We will go over Photoshop from the beginning, starting on Wednesday. (Exercise 3, Intro to Photoshop)

Ex 3 Intro to Photoshop (Create a tracing drawing in Photoshop using Stylus and create an Elements of Art Collage from your Journal images this week)


Digital Art- Week 2

Ex 3 Intro to Photoshop (Create a tracing drawing in Photoshop using Stylus and create an Elements of Art Collage from your Journal images this week)

New art Journal Here #1 due 8.31.18 (daily quickwrite/quickdraw). Journals are in Google Docs format. Convert to Word before turning in

Survey: Thank you for sharing. Most of you have a desire to learn digital art skills and love drawing. A few of you talked about video games and the media arts pathway. We will go over Photoshop from the beginning, starting at the end of last week. (Exercise 3, Intro to Photoshop)

This home page is starting to get a lot of information on it, remember to get more information about a class, click on the appropriate link on the header or footer of each page.

For Digital Art I, click here. For Digital Photo I, click here.

Continue working on Ex

Agenda for August 16-17, 2018

1. Take same seat as yesterday. Roll will be taken based on the seating chart that was created in class.

2. Continue working on your Index Card Artwork (Ex 0) for 25 minutes.

3. Introduce Icebreaker (photo) or Icebreaker (art). Finish Icebreaker in class today.

4. Go over Syllabus on Friday. Syllabus for Photography here. Syllabus for Digital Art here. Syllabus for Digital Art 2 here.

5. Here is info about Canvas and how to change your password.

Your username is your Student ID number. Ex: 812345

Your password is your first and last initial, and six digit birthday. Ex. dz091004 (Debby Zane was born September 10, 2004)

Your email address is your Student ID number @seq.org. Ex. 812345@seq.org

I recommend that you change your password. If someone knows your student ID number and your birthday, they can log in to your accounts. This is not safe. Go to https://pwm.seq.org/pwm/ to create your own, more secure, password.

Your agenda for today August 15, 2018. Regular Latestart Wednesday 0 853 and 1 943

1- Sit wherever you would like. Instructions are given on Smartboard. This will be your seat for Quarter One unless you are noisy/disruptive. Take Roll / Hand out Schedule 1st period Only

2- Get out your schedule - Get out Course Schedule and Fill out Seating Chart (in pencil, print name)| Go Over Wednesday and Regular Schedule

3- Brief Intro to Teacher and Class

4- Overview of Index Card Artwork and Icebreaker

5- Turn on computer, log in using your student id and password (currently on schedule). Launch Firefox, Safari, or Chrome. Go to roomf10.com and take the "Day 1 Survey Photo" or "Day 1 Survey Digital Art". Complete Survey below on Roomf10.com. If your computer doesn't work, survey is either available on paper or you can take turns with your partner.

6- When you are done with the survey, fill out blank paper with your 3 to 4 rough sketches (Part of the design process). Once you have 3 or 4 sketches you like, bring your sheet back to me and explain your ideas. I will give you index card, sign out art supplies (table at back), and get started on your Final Draft.

FOR TOMORROW: Go Over Syllabus and finish up Index Card

Make sure you choose the correct Interview. Photo is above and Digital Art is below

Parents and students: Accessing Student Grades: To access Canvas, go to https://sequoia.instructure.com/ and find your school on the left side. Students use their student ID's as their log in names and their initials followed by their six-digit birthdate to log in (example: jl081598). Parents follow the same steps and click the "Register Now" link.

Ex 0 Index Card .mov

Index Card Artwork Directions

September 5th Assembly Schedule