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Common everyday object

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Take a picture of a common ever day object and manipulate the colors.

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Grass

I was sitting outside waiting to be picked up after practice when I took this picture.

 

 

I changed the tint, saturation, and the temperature of the picture.…

Filter the Rainbow~`*

For my 2nd visual Assignment Bank project I did the “Common Everyday Object” assignment. (worth 2 stars)

I took a picture of a few generic eco-friendly coffee filters because caffeine is my drug of choice.

I then used a filter on Pixlr to make them multi-color!

Common Everyday Object – Visual Assignment

Common Everyday Object

My common everyday object was a purple stapler.  I chose this because it was the first thing I saw on my desk that made me think, “hmm I use that almost everyday.”  So I took a picture of it!  I used my iPhone to edit it.  I …

Common Everyday Object

Common Everyday Object: 2 stars

For this assignment we were suppose to take a picture of everyday common objects and manipulate the color. I decided to dedicated this assignment to James Black and Conway Adams’. This is something that you would find in their houses all the time.

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Telling Stories in Photos

I listened first to photographer Jason Eskenazi’s video on the art of using photography as a method of storytelling. I never thought of the idea of changing a 3D world to a 2D world – the words “clean, simple, direct” are often not associated with art. …

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“What’s in your bag?” – 3 STARS

For the “What’s in your bag?” assignment, I did it to reflect the bag of my character Claudia Rose. In her bag, she has a pearl necklace from the Upper East Side party she went to the night before. She has the house …

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Visual Assignment – Common Everyday Object (2 STARS)

For this assignment, I took a picture of a telephone and manipulated the colors in it.…

An antique picture of Hell…..

Hi guys!  So I decided to do the “Common everyday object” assignment.  I took a few photos of things around the office and around school.  What I finally decided to do was to edit a photo of one of the most bittersweet moments in my college path thus far.  So …

Sunday Sunday Sunday!

The final Visual Assignment I decided to tackle was the Common Everyday Object. I thought this would be a cool one to do since there are plenty of everyday objects around my dorm room that I use on a regular basis. Since I happened to watching some football while …

Common Everyday Objects

For one of my three weekly assignments, I chose to do the Common Everyday Objects assignment (2 stars). For the assignment, I had to photograph a common everyday object and manipulate the colors. I chose to photograph my couch, because let’s face it, I spend a lot more time there …

Visual Assignment: Recolored lanyard!

I chose this assignment as it seemed fairly simple but also rather unique.  Most people do not think to take pictures of ordinary, everyday objects, so I took the opportunity to do it!  I took of my school lanyard laying on my desk.  

As I do not have any photo …

Common Everyday Objects

I choose my tea mug as my every day object. I will drink a cup of hot tea at least once a day, sometimes more. My mug is always either on my desk, my shelf, dresser, anywhere I am my mug follows. I decided to edit it in a way …

Common Everyday Object

 

I chose my Mason Jar because it’s a Common Everyday Object to me – capitalization intentional. I also chose this project because Dr. Rish implied that this project might not make the cut for Dr. Crovitz. I’m not sure about the purple wall, or even the green table, but …

Retrowave

For my second Visual Assignment I decided to do 107 “Common Everyday Object” where you change the color of an ordinary object everyone uses. I was randomly taking pictures around my apartment the other day and noticed that when I pointed the camera towards the microwave that the clock started …

Common Everyday Object

At first I had no idea what to do for this assignment, so I looked around for what the heck I could tell a story about, with just the change of a color.

I ended up with something simple and an idea began to form.

I chose a water bottle.…

Playing with a Stapler

My desk is full of everyday objects. Including a red stapler. It is a Stanley stapler, not Swingline, but I could easily pretend to be Milton with it.

So for the Common Everyday Object assignment, I decided to celebrate my red stapler with a photoshopping extravaganza.

This first one is …

Just a Lamp: VisAssign


Lampshade from space…

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The photo was taken on an iPhone and post-processed using Filterstorm (tone mapping) and PhotoStudio (Hollywood FX, Predator Vision filter).

Class Blog Post #5

For this assignment, I took a picture of a chair and I cropped the picture so that it would specifically show the ordinary object. The point of the assignment is to take a picture of an object and manipulate the colors. I used Google to edit the picture with the …

Common Everyday Object – ds106B

 

I use these headphones all the time so I thought they would be the perfect object to mess with. I placed them on the top of my laptop which gave a really cool background manipulate. The colors were originally pretty bland, but now the overall picture stands out really …

Common Object Colorized

Common Every Day Object Tutorial

The objective of the assignment “Common Every Day Object” was to take a normal, everyday object and manipulate the colors.  My roommate Tim is a New York Giants fan so I decided to have a little fun at his expense.  The first thing I did was to take a picture…

recycle the bottles

I took photo of the recycled bottles, and then I used GIMP to manipulate the colors, although I did not know how to use GIMP for manipulating colors but the tutorials on YouTube was a great help to me.…

Visual Assignment, Common Everyday Object: 2 Stars

Hot Sauce :p
My inspiration for doing this assignment was pretty simple. I have a bottle of hot sauce that my roommate brought back for me from Cozumel. It is the BOMB, for sure! I picked it up from my desk and decided to photograph it. I used Photoshop CS6…

Stapler

Common Everyday Object:

I admit that I just used a filter for this one, specifically “False Color” and chose dark red as the primary color, and light blue as the secondary color.…

Un-common-it

Confused by the title? Me too. I had to take a common object and manipulate the colors a little bit to make it less common… now do you get it? Yea me neither. I was wandering around and I thought hey! what is more common than a light switch? And…

Common Everyday Object!

For this Visual Assignment we were asked to take a everyday object and manipulate the colors.
Inspiration: Since there has been so much hype around the Iphone5 I decided to incorpate that in my photo. I feel like all Apple products have become apart of our whole society. So I…

Manipulate Dem Der Colors YO!

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This one was simple but fun.

I simply took the picture, threw it into GIMP and messed around with the color filters for a while. I tried to use the web-based photo editor Pixlr but the website that hosts it was acting all funky.…

Common errdayyyy things

In this photo I put together some things I think are common everyday things. I think a phone charger is essential because now a days everyone is using their cell phones as a means of communication. I put my car keys in the mix because I use my car to…

It’s COMMON

The first visual assignment that I decided to do for this week was the “Common Everyday Object“.

I was using Crayola Markers to do one of my daily creates and the idea popped into my head. Markers are used everyday….whether it be in school, at work, or just for fun…

Common Everyday Object

This is my roommates atrocious New York Giants poster.  I used the colorstrokes app to remove the original color, then bring it all back except for the helmet.  Then I used the recolor tool to change the color of the helmet from blue and white to a much better looking…

Flower Power?

This assignment was to take a picture of a common object and to manipulate the colors. This is a picture of a flower I took during a walk with my mom at the beach this past summer. We thought it was a really pretty flower so we took a picture…

Common Erryday Object: Plaid Scarf

Fixed up and messed with:

Original:

I kinda procrastinated on this one, so I took my plaid scarf off that I wore that day and balled it up and took a picture of it with my dumb phone. There honestly is no inspiration to this one but “get it dooone!”…

“Every ailment from psoriasis to poison ivy can be cured with Windex”

(I hope you get the reference above. If not, google it, and then watch the movie if you haven’t seen it. It’s got some funny one-liners.)

I chose Windex for this assignment because I thought it would look cool to manipulate the color of it. I was right. It looks…

Common Everyday object

The Common Everyday object! It took me a while to figure what I wanted to manipulate for this particular assignment. At first, I wanted to take a picture of scissors, but you know I hardly ever use them. So I looked across my desk and choose my very cool UMW…

Common Everyday Objects

I took a picture of some ordinary objects I use everyday, such as sunglasses, car keys, pens and pencils, my iphone, and a watch. Then I uploaded this picture on PicMoney. There is where I changed the color, saturation, temperature and sharpness of the photo.…

Common Object, Uncommon Colors

I am big into color changing, so I was excited when I came across another assignment that involved taking ordinary things and giving them different colors. I randomly came across this assignment, so I didn’t have any idea of what object I wanted to do. I am also having a…

Common Everyday objects

The assignment was to take an everyday object and manipulate the colors.
My original object is a chair in my dorm room. As you can see it is brown and white with geometric patterns. I have a aqua-blue pillow on the chair. Notice how the wall stickers and lamp shades…

Visual Assignment: Common Everyday Object

Common Everyday Object
Take a picture of a common ever day object and manipulate the colors.
This is a 2 star assignment.
Before:

After:

For this picture I included my desk lamp and planner as well at some mini drawers that I keep pens and highlighters and other things in. …

Visual Assignment #5 – 2 Stars

Okay, Photoshop Express Editor definitely gets an A+ from me.  My 5th Visual Assignment was to take a picture of a normal everyday object and alter the color.  What better thing to take a picture of and change the color than a pumpkin!  Here is a side-by-side comparison of the…

Hoops

I took a picture of our old basketball hoop that we were getting rid of and manipulated the warmth and saturation of the colors in iPhoto. I played with the brightness of the photo just a little, too little and you end up with really dark orange and lose the…

ds106 Assignment~ Common everyday object

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Assignment: In this assignment called Common Everyday object I was supposed to “Take a picture of a common ever day object and manipulate the colors”
Process: I chose a photo I took a while ago and put it in Gimp,  I selected…

deceptive perceptions

 
I had fun collecting the items to photograph for this assignment. Everything in this bucket was sitting somewhere in my kitchen. I chose these items because they were brightly colored and I thought they would make for an interesting color twist. I tweaked the color in this photo by…

Common Object

Visual Assignment: Common Everyday Object
For this assignment, the objective was to take a picture of a common object and then manipulate it’s colors for a new effect. For my photo, I edited the colors in picnik because I still have yet to get photoshop working on my computer. First…

Common Everyday Object

This a photo of my bookbag i chose it for this visual assignment because i always have it with me and cant get to much more ordinary than that ha!
I used the same app BeFunkyFx to create this look and i was very pleased with out the image came…

Common Everyday Object

Common Everyday Object

The Assignment
After reading TUJournal’s blog post, I also decided to do a Visual Assignment called Common Everyday Object by Elizabeth Castillo. The directions are:
Take a picture of a common everyday object and manipulate the colors.

For this assignment, I’m going to try to do it…

The Onigiri Easter Egg

Assignment: The assignment for this DS106 project, Common everyday object, is very simple; “Take a picture of a common ever day object and manipulate the colors”.
Process: I used a photo I took near my work, a lonely onigiri stranded on a pedestrian crossing button, and manipulated the colors on…

Common Everyday Object

For this ds106 assignment I chose to take a picture of an everyday object and manipulate the colors around the object. For more details on the assignment you can look here “ds106 Common Everyday Object.” So for this assignment I took a picture of Tokyo Tower for anyone who doesn’t know…

DS106#3 Visual-Common everyday object.

OK..this is my third ds106 assignments. I will choose the Assignment of common everyday object that I need to take common everyday object and manipulate colors. Here is my work…please check it out!!

This is my alarm clock!!Then…I changed color…

To mono tone….
then…

To Sky blue….
then…

To Red…then…To pink……

Common Everyday Object

The assingment:

Take a picture of a common ever day object and manipulate the colors.

First to start off with an image I shot for the daily shoot of a mechanical pencil with an eraser:

Here is one I shot just a few minutes ago and edited in Lightroom:

If…

Common Everyday Object?

…Hey, did I do too much for the colors? XD;;;…

Visual Assignment # 2

For this assignment, I used a picture I had taken for the dailyshoots. I did a little bit of editing in Picasa but the changes weren’t so major so eventually I settled  on Picnik. Am not the most creative person out there and am not ashamed to admit it. This…

Visual Assignment #3

Common Everyday Object –
Just experimented with some of the functions in GIMP such as posterize, hue-saturation on different colors, and slight adjustments to the color curves using a pic of my keyboard. Doesn’t look amazing but I’m just trying some things out! Original had a dark, wooden background and…

Please, Escape This Way

*tweek the colors of an everday object.…

Two Different Realms…

For my last assignment I decided to do the “Common Everyday Object” that is meant to take a picture of a common everyday object and then to manipulate the colors. While a rose may not be an every day object, it is still something we see everyday in our lives.…

You’ve changed

I was originally planning to do Say it Like the Peanut butter. Unfortunately, I had a lot of trouble with that and so I decided to try a different visual assignment. My choice was “Common everyday object.” I saw that some other students had done this one so I figured…

Everyday cables

Here is the image of the Visual Assignment: Common everyday object. The blog response will be fleshed out.
*: This assignment was pretty straightforward, simply take an image of ‘Everyday items’ and alter the color/effects so that the items are slightly off. I decided to go with an image of…

short. sweet. common. objects.

This week’s Take One features a visual assignment, Common everyday object or Common everyday object (it’s double posted, go figure).
The rules for this assignment were simple, take a photo of a common object, and manipulate the color.
My first thought: keys. So that’s what I took a photo of. The…

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Tutorials So Far

My New Remote- Ordinary Common Everyday Object

My remote is one of thee most frequently used objects in my room, if it wasn’t for the remote it would be a pain to get up and change the channel as well as turn on and off the t.v. or switch it to DVD. For the Common Everyday Object…

Common Everyday Object

Common Everyday Object

The Assignment
After reading TUJournal’s blog post, I also decided to do a Visual Assignment called Common Everyday Object by Elizabeth Castillo. The directions are:
Take a picture of a common everyday object and manipulate the colors.

For this assignment, I’m going to try to do it…