Reading Response #4

The “Steamboat Willie” is said to be the first movie which has sounds and the sounds match the animation. I think it was very innovative. Sounds helps us make imaginations and gives us much information. I think sound which is not only talking but also background music and sound effect is a kind of language….

Ideas for Project3

Thinking about Project3. 1st shot: Two boys are playing catch an apple. 2nd shot: The boy missed to catch the apple and it’s falling into a hole. 3rd shot: The apple is dropping. 4th shot: The boy is trying to go down the hole and to pick the apple. 5th shot: There is someone or…

Reading Response 3

She made a wallpaper by deconstructing and reconstructing flamingos. It’s almost same thing as we did in Cezanne’s art. I’m interested in the patter of her work. It is symmetry and repeating. These ways help to give me an image of geometric pattern even it’s actually flamingo. Next she made a kind of video by…

GIF Lab

It was the first time to create gif images. The process was easier than I thought. Making gif is so interesting.

Reading / Response 2

Today, many artists get inspiration from other works and other cultures. Other culture which I’ve never experienced always gives me many ideas. Works made by someone I don’t know is same. Sometimes we encounter great works, cultures and ideas. They are helpful for our works. However, we cannot use freely, especially when I make own…

Intro to Deconstruction

I just started Project 2: Deconstruct. I isolated some objects such as fruits, plate, flower pot, table and wall. Mainly I used two ways to isolate objects from original. One is simply to use select tool and copy and paste. this is the easiest way. The other is to use quick mask. I used this…

Intro to Photoshop

We started intro to Photoshop in last class. It was definitely first time for me to use Photoshop. I felt it was more difficult than Illustrator but I got interested in Photoshop. I was confused about how to clip objects and refine edge. The most interest thing for me was the way of “file→fill”. I…