Choose a theme (Ex. Running, Nature, birds) – Make a Collage
The collage has to contain at least 20 pictures – Go to the internet, remember your usage rights, find 20 photos that relate to your theme and save them in a folder on your desktop called collage.
Start with the following steps:
Open Adobe Photoshop
Go to File – New – 8 inches wide, 8 inches height, 300 resolution
Go to File – Save As and save it on your desktop as your first name, last name, collage.psd
Choose a color in the color picker by double clicking on the color and changing it to the color you would like.
Make sure to hit RETURN on your keyboard to keep the photo in place.
On your layers palette make sure you Rasterize your photo if necessary.
Use Free Transform (Command-T) if necessary to size your selection.
Arrange your images, overlapping, rotating, etc. to achieve the look you are trying to design.
Try using some filters or effects and the eraser to blend the edges together, the final result should be one image that is blended together.
Teacher will demonstrate:
Gradient/Paint bucket tool
You are graded as follows:
_____50 pts Creative
_____20 pts One apparent theme
_____10 pts 20 pictures
_____10 used effect or blended layers
_____10 pts paragraph on your blog post