Digital Media

Digital Media Learning Outcome 4 – Audio

In this learning outcome we covered digital audio, and the techniques on how it is recorded and used. We learned about what exactly audio is and how it works. What is audio? Audio is all sound, wether it be music, podcasts or otherwise. Loudness and Intensity Loudness is the volume of audio, loud sounds have… Continue reading Digital Media Learning Outcome 4 – Audio

Digital Media

Digital Media Learning Outcome 3 – Video

In this learning outcome, I learned about video and recording video. I learned about the rule of thirds, which basically says that the main subject of a video should not be directly placed in the centre, but should be placed on one of the sides. I also learned about shot framing and the different types… Continue reading Digital Media Learning Outcome 3 – Video

Graphic Design

Graphic Design Learning Outcome 7

Frank Shepard Fairey is a street artist/ graphic designer, with a very interesting style. The majority of his art is socially or politically motivated, commenting on elections, and many more political and social issues. He was born on February 15th 1970, in South Carolina, USA. He graduated from Idyllwild Arts Academy, California, and he earned… Continue reading Graphic Design Learning Outcome 7

Graphic Design

Graphic Design Learning Outcome 11

To work in graphic design you need to build up a portfolio, to show your possible employer what your graphic design abilities are, this should include finished designs, and design sketches or ideas. You will also need to have some experience in graphic designing, this can be hard due to most places only hiring people… Continue reading Graphic Design Learning Outcome 11

Graphic Design

Graphic Design Learning Outcome 6

History of Typography     Egyptian Hieroglyphics Phoenician Alphabet Germanic Runes Ogham Stones Early Roman Alphabet Page from the book of Kells Gutenberg Printing Press 19th Century Poster Vintage Type-Writer Early Phototypesetting¬† Image Sources: Egyptian Hieroglyphics Phoenician Alphabet Germanic Runes Ogham Stones Early Roman Alphabet Page from the book of Kells Gutenberg Printing Press 19th… Continue reading Graphic Design Learning Outcome 6

Graphic Design

Graphic Design Learning outcome 5

In this learning outcome I learned about the printing process and different ways of printing. Firstly we looked over the colours used in printing, which are Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and key (CMYK). CMYK is the subtractive colour model, meaning that when you add them together you will get black, and the base is white. By… Continue reading Graphic Design Learning outcome 5