In Word or Powerpoint brainstorm the following questions:


List 5 or more possible models you will photograph

List 3 or more possible locations you will go to shoot


Think of 3 interesting poses/props/set-ups you want to try and use in your shot

Drag 5 inspiring portrait photographs onto your page that you want to use as an example/inspiration when shooting (search flickr.com, pinterest, google, etc)


Portraits:


Due Dates:
Have 30 portraits by Monday 5/11
-(2) 8x10 portrait photographs......mounted on white or black posterboard in same dimensions as before (1in border, 1in between photos) PRINTING & MOUNTING TUESDAY 5/12, if possible.
Wednesday 5/13- 1/2 day printing and 1/2 of the day critique (for those that are finished)
Thursday 5/14- finish critique
-Slideshow of 10 (min.) edited portraits made as a google presentation sent through email (upload as JPEG files) (DUE & EMAILED Thursday or before)
-Email final two that you printed as a .psd (photoshop) file or give to me on a flashdrive (DUE Thursday or before)



Requirements for ten on ppt:
*at least 1 formal photo with plain background
*at least 1 candid photo or looking away from camera
Use a layer mask on at least one of the photos

Photoshop Techniques:
--Simplify Background: Blur background, darken background, or delete it completely using the following tutorial.
--Improve Facial Features: Clone away blemishes, whiten teeth, and learn about layer masks to improve face and eyes.


PORTRAIT POWERPOINT SLIDES:**


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LAYER MASKS:

#1:


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#3:


SELECT SUBJECT & DELETE BACKGROUND:

#4:





DARKENING BACKGROUND:

#5:

http://photoshoptutorials.ws/photoshop-tutorials/photo-retouching/foreground-lighting.html


5 PORTRAIT STEPS:




WHITENING TEETH:




IMPROVING EYES:




REMOVING RED EYE:




SKIN SOFTENING: (to improve skin conditions & decrease the appearance of age)

http://www.thephotoargus.com/tutorials/how-to-achieve-porcelain-skin-with-natural-airbrushing-in-photoshop/