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Embarrassingly Easy Photoshop Tip from Somebody with an Embarrassingly Limited Knowledge of Photoshop

Sooooo. I am really not so good at Photoshop.  I’ve really only had the last couple of days to get into it, and judging by most of the blog post here, a good amount of you in this class are … Continue reading

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The Right Brain is a Marvelous Lobe (Blog #5)

Considering the relation between words and images, and specifically how we tend to break this relationship down in our heads, it really got me thinking about drawing.  Specifically, how much I enjoy drawing.  Furthermore, how terrible I was at drawing … Continue reading

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Sink or Swim

For a long time in my life, I did my best to convince myself that I was an artist.  I dedicated a reasonable amount of time to learning how to draw, mostly cartoons and comics, and in time I developed … Continue reading

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The Ruins of Detroit

I must say, when we were first assigned the photo narrative project, I kind of cringed a little bit.  I have probably taken a grand total of about 40 photographs in my life, and for whatever reason I have never … Continue reading

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Perhaps the most aesthetically unappealing timesuck the internet has ever conjured…

I am not a big internet guy.  At least I wasn’t, before I discovered the blackhole of wasted time that is reddit.com.  Before I first happened upon this website (at the insistence of a coworker of mine, who certainly is an … Continue reading

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My belated introduction to the CDM class…

As is the case for most of my life, I have arrived a bit late to the Composing Digital Media party.   I have been going through a bit of a family crisis for the last few days, and because … Continue reading

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