Digital Tools for the Design Profession http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/podcast.php?podcast_unique_id=7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98 en-us Graphic Design Course GD110 Harry St.Ours, Professor, Communication Arts Technologies This podcast is an edited recording of the live Montgomery College, Rockville campus, Graphic Design 110 class taught in the Spring, 2009 semester by Professor Harry St.Ours, and produced for student review. Harry St. Ours Harry.St-Ours@montgomerycollege.edu http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/PodcastFiles/7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98/gd110_podcast.jpg Digital Tools for the Design Profession 1 Harry St.Ours, Professor, Communication Arts Technologies GD110 Episode 1 Our first week was devoted to an introduction of the course, a review of the syllabus and College regulations, and a special preview into the Macintosh operating system. We explored the nature of line in visual communication, and took a special look at a brief history of computers in the arts. Visit the class web site for the assignment at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110. Music by Gavin. Our first week was devoted to an introduction of the course, a review of the syllabus and College regulations, and a special preview into the Macintosh operating system. We explored the nature of line in visual communication, and took a special look at a brief history of computers in the arts. Visit the class web site for the assignment at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110. Music by Gavin. http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/PodcastFiles/7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98/1/gd110_01.mp3 Tue, 3 Feb 2009 17:00:00 GMT 00:54:44 graphic design, digital tools, communication design, Apple, Macintosh, Harry St.Ours, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint Digital Tools for the Design Profession 2 Harry St.Ours, Professor, Communication Arts Technologies GD110 Episode 2 Our second week, Understanding Bitmapping, was an overview of the basic tools in everyone's favorite paint program, Photoshop. The first assignment was introduced and due dates given. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. Our second week, Understanding Bitmapping, was an overview of the basic tools in everyone's favorite paint program, Photoshop. The first assignment was introduced and due dates given. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/PodcastFiles/7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98/2/gd110_02.mp3 Tue, 10 Feb 2009 17:00:00 GMT 01:15:21 graphic design, digital tools, communication design, Apple, Macintosh, Harry St.Ours, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint Digital Tools for the Design Profession 3 Harry St.Ours, Professor, Communication Arts Technologies GD110 Episode 3 Our third week, Raster Design, was an introduction to the basic selection, paint and type tools in Photoshop. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. Our third week, Raster Design, was an introduction to the basic selection, paint and type tools in Photoshop. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/PodcastFiles/7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98/3/gd110_03.mp3 Tue, 17 Feb 2009 17:00:00 GMT 01:32:24 graphic design, digital tools, communication design, Apple, Macintosh, Harry St.Ours, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint Digital Tools for the Design Profession 4 Harry St.Ours, Professor, Communication Arts Technologies GD110 Episode 4 Our fourth week, Image Acquisition, included digital cameras, free and legal hi-quality internet stock photography and photo scanning. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. Our fourth week, Image Acquisition, included digital cameras, free and legal hi-quality internet stock photography and photo scanning. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/PodcastFiles/7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98/4/gd110_04.mp3 Tue, 24 Feb 2009 17:00:00 GMT 01:01:44 graphic design, digital tools, communication design, Apple, Macintosh, Harry St.Ours, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint Digital Tools for the Design Profession 5 Harry St.Ours, Professor, Communication Arts Technologies GD110 Episode 5 Our fifth week, Image Correction, included a look at repairing old photographs with a variety of exciting photo editing tools and filters. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. Our fifth week, Image Correction, included a look at repairing old photographs with a variety of exciting photo editing tools and filters. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/PodcastFiles/7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98/5/gd110_05.mp3 Tue, 3 Mar 2009 17:00:00 GMT 01:01:58 graphic design, digital tools, communication design, Apple, Macintosh, Harry St.Ours, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint Digital Tools for the Design Profession 6 Harry St.Ours, Professor, Communication Arts Technologies GD110 Episode 6 Our sixth week, Image Colorization, included an overview of image color modes and file formats, as well as colorization techniques including the brush tool's color painting mode, and the color balance and hue/saturation adjustments. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. Our sixth week, Image Colorization, included an overview of image color modes and file formats, as well as colorization techniques including the brush tool's color painting mode, and the color balance and hue/saturation adjustments. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/PodcastFiles/7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98/6/gd110_06.mp3 Tue, 10 Mar 2009 16:00:00 GMT 01:05:19 graphic design, digital tools, communication design, Apple, Macintosh, Harry St.Ours, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint Digital Tools for the Design Profession 7 Harry St.Ours, Professor, Communication Arts Technologies GD110 Episode 7 Our seventh week, Image Compositing using Photoshop, included an in-depth look at advanced selection tools, as well as a discussion of the ethics of "Photoshopping" images. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. Our seventh week, Image Compositing using Photoshop, included an in-depth look at advanced selection tools, as well as a discussion of the ethics of "Photoshopping" images. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/PodcastFiles/7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98/7/gd110_07.mp3 Tue, 24 Mar 2009 16:00:00 GMT 00:53:05 graphic design, digital tools, communication design, Apple, Macintosh, Harry St.Ours, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint Digital Tools for the Design Profession 8 Harry St.Ours, Professor, Communication Arts Technologies GD110 Episode 8 Our eighth week, Shapes and Colors, began our exploration of Adobe Illustrator, and included a lesson on using the shape tools and color palettes. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. Our eighth week, Shapes and Colors, began our exploration of Adobe Illustrator, and included a lesson on using the shape tools and color palettes. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/PodcastFiles/7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98/8/gd110_08.mp3 Tue, 31 Mar 2009 16:00:00 GMT 01:15:10 graphic design, digital tools, communication design, Apple, Macintosh, Harry St.Ours, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint Digital Tools for the Design Profession 9 Harry St.Ours, Professor, Communication Arts Technologies GD110 Episode 9 Our ninth week, Points and Paths, included a lesson on using the Pen tool, along with the importance of the selection tools, points, paths and control handles. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin at thefearlesslovers.com Our ninth week, Points and Paths, included a lesson on using the Pen tool, along with the importance of the selection tools, points, paths and control handles. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin at thefearlesslovers.com http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/PodcastFiles/7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98/9/gd110_09.mp3 Tue, 7 Apr 2009 16:00:00 GMT 01:09:28 graphic design, digital tools, communication design, Apple, Macintosh, Harry St.Ours, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint Digital Tools for the Design Profession 10 Harry St.Ours, Professor, Communication Arts Technologies GD110 Episode 10 Our tenth week, Illustrator Type, included a brief history of typographic design and a look at the most popular and useful type tools and design techniques in Illustrator. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Three Track Mind. Find their album on iTunes. Our tenth week, Illustrator Type, included a brief history of typographic design and a look at the most popular and useful type tools and design techniques in Illustrator. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Three Track Mind. Find their album on iTunes. http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/PodcastFiles/7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98/10/gd110_10.mp3 Tue, 14 Apr 2009 16:00:00 GMT 01:29:54 graphic design, digital tools, communication design, Apple, Macintosh, Harry St.Ours, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint Digital Tools for the Design Profession 11 Harry St.Ours, Professor, Communication Arts Technologies GD110 Episode 11 Our eleventh week, Photoshop Type, included an overview of the most popular and useful bitmap type tools in Photoshop, including a look at making the most of the Type Mask tool. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin and his band The Making. Our eleventh week, Photoshop Type, included an overview of the most popular and useful bitmap type tools in Photoshop, including a look at making the most of the Type Mask tool. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin and his band The Making. http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/PodcastFiles/7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98/11/gd110_11.mp3 Tue, 21 Apr 2009 16:00:00 GMT 01:34:24 graphic design, digital tools, communication design, Apple, Macintosh, Harry St.Ours, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint Digital Tools for the Design Profession 12 Harry St.Ours, Professor, Communication Arts Technologies GD110 Episode 12 Our twelfth week, Page Design, included an overview of Adobe's premiere publication design software. InDesign. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. Our twelfth week, Page Design, included an overview of Adobe's premiere publication design software. InDesign. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/PodcastFiles/7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98/12/gd110_12.mp3 Tue, 28 Apr 2009 16:00:00 GMT 01:16:01 graphic design, digital tools, communication design, Apple, Macintosh, Harry St.Ours, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint Digital Tools for the Design Profession 13 Harry St.Ours, Professor, Communication Arts Technologies GD110 Episode 13 Our thirteenth week, Presentation Design, included an overview of Microsoft's PowerPoint sildeshow presentation software. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. Our thirteenth week, Presentation Design, included an overview of Microsoft's PowerPoint sildeshow presentation software. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/PodcastFiles/7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98/13/gd110_13.mp3 Tue, 5 May 2009 16:00:00 GMT 00:46:20 graphic design, digital tools, communication design, Apple, Macintosh, Harry St.Ours, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint Digital Tools for the Design Profession 14 Harry St.Ours, Professor, Communication Arts Technologies GD110 Episode 14 Our fourteenth week, Portfolio Presentation, was devoted to the completion of the final portfolio consisting of all of the semester's work, completed, corrected and up to date. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. Our fourteenth week, Portfolio Presentation, was devoted to the completion of the final portfolio consisting of all of the semester's work, completed, corrected and up to date. Visit the class web site at profsaint.com/livingtextbook/gd110 to review the lesson and to see the assignment. Music by Gavin. http://podcast.montgomerycollege.edu/PodcastFiles/7821c13c-56ed-cb94-a98a-e4bc4ae9ab98/14/gd110_14.mp3 Tue, 12 May 2009 16:00:00 GMT 00:49:54 graphic design, digital tools, communication design, Apple, Macintosh, Harry St.Ours, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, PowerPoint