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Unshackle Your Expectations
In all cases of perception, from the most basic to the most sophisticated, the meaning of the experience is recognized by the observer according to a horizon of expectation within which the experience will be expected to fall.
— James Burke
There’s more than one way to build a poster.
Week 13: Think Different
Free yourself from your own preconceived notions.
⇒ REQUIRED ⇒ EVERYONE: Watch today’s vid then work on your Week 12 DPE (if it needs attention). If incomplete, working on anything else = Reaper’s Reward plus relevant penalties.
- New Tardy Policy Begins this week—didn’t work with the sub. ⇐ In play for the rest of the year.
- NEW ⇒ First Semester Grades Important information all (digital) advocates should know.
- Hunters & Healers Only those with complete DPEs may Hunt. You may only hunt Week 9–12 DPEs. Freedom comes at a price. Responsibility is the currency.
OPTIONAL THIS WEEK: After completing the REQUIRED info (above).
- Week 13 DPE Don’t like being Hunted? Document your work honestly and thoroughly.
- NEW ⇒ Collect and Organize Develop some new creative habits.
- NEW ⇒ (re)Imagine Posters Foster some new creative strategies.
- NEW ⇒ Color Lookup Primer Check out this overlooked adjustment layer.
- NEW ⇒ Don’t Settle Take imagery under your creative wing.
- Upsample Magic Some seriously cool tricks for you to learn.
- Sonoma State Club Volleyball Back to the drawing board. ⇐ Submit Your Files Today
- Winter Formal Let’s come up with something original and amazing.
- Smart Screenshots Learn to work smarter when capturing screen imagery.
- Flexible Vignettes You’ve earned the right to learn this one.
- Commercial Clade A little more food for thought.
- Morgue File Plant your garden of inspiration.
- Compositing Primer A quick intro to compositing.
- Scan Lines Demo The Boss screws up, makes a fool of himself, yet still creates something kinda cool.
- Single Column Marquee Tool Your results may vary.
- Motion Blur Effect I lied in Tuesday’s 411. These tips were too good to pass up.
- Tweaks and Tricks From a magical day 12 or 13 years ago.
- Illustrator Vids See the POD page for links.
- Guild Apprenticeship Speak with the Boss before purchasing.
- DesignCuts Nice freebies with a tutorial to boot (work in RGB).