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Computer Applications Assignments Blog 2018-02-23T17:01:26+00:00

Course Description

Friday, February 23

had show-N-tell with video productions;
began discussing and coding a little HTML

Thursday, February 22

continued working on a 30-60 second video production (due Thursday)

Wednesday, February 21

continued working on a 30-60 second video production (due Thursday)

Tuesday, February 20

continued working on a 30-60 second video production (due Thursday)

Monday, February 19

continued working on a 30-60 second video production (due Thursday)


Friday, February 16

continued working on a 30-60 second video production

Thursday, February 15

outlined a “to do list” for making a 30-60 second video production;
began working through the list

Wednesday, February 14

continued planning a 30-60 second video production

Tuesday, February 13

discussed storyboarding;
discussed shotgun mics, and how to get good audio for a video production;
create a storyboard for a 30-60 second video advertisement or announcement

Monday, February 12

discussed/demonstrated getting logged into the Mac OS and creating shortcuts to networked locations;
launched iMovie and began getting acquainted with it;
start thinking of a 30-60 second video advertisement or announcement to produce


Friday, February 9

had show-N-tell on colorizing an old image

Thursday, February 8

continued working on colorizing an old image

Wednesday, February 7

demonstrated colorizing a B/W image;
began working on colorizing an old image

Tuesday, February 6

had show-N-tell with yesterday’s quiz results;
bring in an old family photo to fix

Monday, February 5

quiz on fixing an image


Friday, January 26

quiz postponed;
finished working on a self-portrait;
had show-N-tell with self-portraits;
hands-on quiz on fixing an image Monday after home leave

Thursday, January 25

demonstrated using some selection tools to create layers;
continued working on a self-portrait;
hands-on quiz tomorrow on fixing an image

Wednesday, January 24

took high-resolution photos of everyone;
began working on a self-portrait

Tuesday, January 23

quiz over Photoshop basics;
show-N-tell with image we’ve been working on;
bring in a photo of yourself to work with for a self-portrait

Monday, January 22

finished working on “fixing” an image;
show-N-tell tomorrow


Friday, January 19

continued working on “fixing” an image

Thursday, January 18

looked at a few more editing tools in Photoshop;
continued working on “fixing” an image

Wednesday, January 17

looked at a few more editing tools in Photoshop;
began working on “fixing” an image

Tuesday, January 16

finished working on creating a cartoon voice segment;
listened to the finished products;
began looking at a few of the editing tools in Photoshop

Monday, January 15

continued working on creating a cartoon voice segment


Friday, January 12

began working on creating a cartoon voice segment

Thursday, January 11

finished the sentence restructuring assignment; listened to the final product;
decide on a cartoon voice to create

Wednesday, January 10

discussed/demonstrated a few more filters;
continued working on the sentence restructuring assignment

Tuesday, January 9

discussed/demonstrated a few more filters;
continued working on the sentence restructuring assignment

Monday, January 8

discussed/demonstrated using filters to change pitch for altering tonal inflection of speech;
continued to collect audio data for sentence restructuring assignment


Friday, January 5

quiz over audio terms;
composed script for sentence restructuring assignment;
collected audio data for sentence restructuring assignment

Thursday, January 4

continued working on restructuring an audio clip through cut, copy, & paste;
began considering restructuring a spoken paragraph to change the entire meaning

Wednesday, January 3

reviewed the nature of audio;
discussed/demonstrated cut, copy, & paste from the audio timeline;
began working on restructuring an audio clip through cut, copy, & paste

Tuesday, January 2

overview of semester;
discussed/demonstrated the nature of audio;
demonstrated working with Audacity