Motion and Video I
CGT 20200/ 3 Cr.
The movement of graphics and incorporation of video is prevalent within commercial production. No longer are these elements done solely by the Hollywood elite or used strictly within the film industry. Many today are utilizing all kinds of tools in digital video, audio graphics design and animation to create moving elements that tell a story and communicate concepts to solve communication problems. Students will learn basics in the production process, framing and movement.
- Available Online: No
- Credit by Exam: No
- Laptop Required: Yes
Course Outcomes (What are these?)
At the conclusion of this course, the student will be able to:
1. Develop an advanced understanding of raster graphics (CGT i)
2. Understand current editing techniques (CGT i)
3. Understand how color theory is applied to images for technical and social effect (CGT e & i)
4. Develop a working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop in regards to reality, social perception, and technical expertise (CGT e & i)
CGT Student Outcomes (What are these?)
(e) An understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities
(i) An ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice
- How Raster Imaging Works: Pixels Make the World Go Round!
- Understanding Photoshop’s Interface and Layout
- Opening an Existing Image/Starting a New Image
- Copying Background Images
- Raster Image File Formats
- Using Layers
- Image Adjustments
- Image Enhancement Techniques
- Image Restoration Techniques: What to Save and What to Toss!
- Image Alignment
- Using Filters to Create Textures
- Wrapping Images on 3D Objects