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Photoshop converted drawing of a Lion

Take a photograph of something (If you take a picture from the internet, make sure to be nice and cite the original) and transform it through GIMP, Photoshop, etc, into a drawing.

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Submissions So Far

Drawing Wonder Woman

Despite some of the frustrations with GIMP, I still wanted to experiment some more with it.  I liked the idea of trying to make a drawing from a photo.  The photo I selected was the first Wonder Woman promo photo released on Gal Gadot’s twitter.  Being as her character …

When Snapchat is replace by a pencil…

This visual assignment required that I take a photo of something and transform it into a drawing.

I tried this drawing filter with a couple of different pictures… I liked this one best. This here is a snapchat selfie from my time in Seattle this past October. Not sure how …

Episode 2 of Season 2 of The Wire Seems Pretty Sketchy

a scene from Episode 2 of Season 2 turned into a sketch

Episode 2 of Season 2 Seems Pretty Sketchy

Collateral Damage…

Draw It – Photo to Drawing Visual Assignment Week 4

I picked this photo because of the word HOPE because as long as you believe, there is hope.The image just catches your eye because it is large and trimmed so neatly.

I do a lot of praying when it comes to this class and if you have faith in prayer, …

First Day of School 2013

This is a picture of my children on their first day of school this year. I thought that it had some beautiful colors and angles, but wondered what it would look like as a drawing. Hence, that is why I chose this picture.

Classic Guitar

 

Here’s one of my favorite pictures of mine. I had to fiddle with it a bit but I got it to where I like it. I have the black and white original. It’s such a simple subject, but in my opinion that what makes it such a good shot. …

Classic Guitar

 

Here’s one of my favorite pictures of mine. I had to fiddle with it a bit but I got it to where I like it. I have the black and white original. It’s such a simple subject, but in my opinion that what makes it such a good shot. …

Visual Assignment – Draw it

This was a cool and insightful assignment. I actually learned something new about photoshop in this assignment. I chose a picture of naruto (anime character) and used a sketch tutorial to create a actual sketch version of the original vector. The tutorial is Use Photoshop To Make A Picture Look …

Draw it.

I created this image using photoshop and following a brief tutorial I found online.

Credit goes to the legendary Alex Ross for this image. I love his art because he makes things look important. If you’re not familiar with his art, I highly recommend googling his name. This image is …

Sketch it Out! **

I was inspired to do the 2 star worthy Visual Assignment Draw It, from the ds106 Assignment Bank,after reading Cole Wyrough’s blog post, Online Sketching.

I decided to do a flower set of photos, so first, I chose the pictures I wanted to use.  I then opened …

Online Sketching

For this assignment we had to turn a photograph into a sketch.  Here’s what I ended up with.

I had an app on my phone called Picture Effects Magic that has various filters to change the picture.  I used the lighter picture again because it was an interesting photo.  Then …

Draw it

Drawn!

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Draw it!

I love this assignment. You can transform a picture into a drawing with the click of a button…PRETTY AWESOME. Here is a picture of myself with friends. We were climbing a tree (or more like posing on a tree)??!! I used BeFunky photo editor to take a regular picture and transform it in a DRAWING!

Draw It!

For this Visual Assignment I we were asked to use a previous photo that we have taken and make a sketch of that photo.
Inspiration: I choose to use a photo that I took in France of a statue that I thought was really cool. I statue is of Trident…

Sketch it outttt

The fifth and last Visual Assingment I did for this week was titled, “Draw it.”

This is another one that I found through the “try random one” button and I really thought it would look awesome. I really liked the picture that was used in the assignment, the lion looks…

Sketchy Kids

For my last visual assignment, this one we were told to take a picture and transform it to make it look like a drawing! So I used a picture that I already had on my computer to do this assignment. My friend Grace and I like to go to this…

Draw It!

For my first Visual Assignment for this week, I’ve decided to do Justin Baker’s Draw it. “Take a photograph of something and transform it through GIMP, Photoshop, etc, into a drawing.” I also decided to attempt to also make it a tutorial! (:
My first thought when I saw the…

Picture into a drawing… Visual Assignment

To turn this picture into a drawing I asked google to show me a website that would convert a picture to a drawing. I used a website called dumpr.net and sent the image to my iphoto application after it was converted.  After it was downloaded I uploaded it to flickr…

Draw it

I used the random spin wheel for this assignment. And I got Draw it! Here I took a picture of a picture that I have from my mom. Its of me sitting in a fridge. Long story… haha. So I uploaded this photo into Dumper. Here they automatically make whatever…

Drawing A Cat

So as I was trying to figure out what other VisualAssignment to do for the week, I came across this one. It seemed quite simple and I thought I could use Pixlr again. Turns out, I was wrong. I couldn’t figure out how to use Pixlr to do this. I…

A Man and His Dog

So I was clicking the good old “random” button on the Week 5 assignments and came across, “Draw It.” I figured, “Hey, I used to use Photoshop in school all the time and I remember there being a filter to just change it! Too easy!” Well, turns out, GIMP does…

How to draw a horse!

This is my assignment and tutorial (using GIMP) for the 2 star Visual Assignment, Draw it. I hope you find it helpful!

I used GIMP to transform a photo of my horses into a sketch!
First, open gimp and drag the photo you wish to use into the GIMP screen.…

Visual Assignment #4 – 2 Stars

For my 4th Visual Assignment, I’m doing the Draw It assignment.  We are to take a photo and make it look like a sketch or drawing.  I used Photoshop Express Editor to make the photo look like a ‘sketch’.  I absolutely love this website, as I mentioned in my last…

Draw It: Next Visual Assignment

I’m still struggling with Warhol Something so I was concerned the Draw It assignment might stump me too. Instead, it went swimmingly. This isn’t the first picture I tried, but it’s the one I’m happiest with how it looks. I was worried about the business of the background but it…

Turning a photo into a drawing

Task for digital storytelling course DS106 was to transform a photo into a drawing.
Here’s the original – I chose a photo that meant something to me (this is a friend’s baby) and that had plenty of light and dark areas.  

Using Serif PhotoPlus (don’t ask, it came with my…

Mission: ds106 – visual assignment sprint

I found some time over the past two days to sprint through a handful of Mission: DS106 visual assignments. My notes are spread over a few devices (including my favorite red-covered Moleskine), but I’ll try to get my thoughts in order and give a full accounting of each assignment. I’ll…

Give me a “D” a “R” an “A” a “W” an “I” and a “T” what does that spell >DRAW IT

This one was probably the easiest. I chose to use the picture of my cheerleading squad because people always drew pictures of us. Sadly, I do not have any of those photos, so creating a drawing from a picture was the next best thing. This is a photo from my…

Draw it.

I was able to come up with one more assignment idea, Draw it! This one asks the students to take a picture, whether it be there or one from the internet, and get some experience with Photoshop by converting it into an image that look drawn.
I actually got the…

Help Someone Else Do this Assignment

If you create a tutorial for this assignment, share it! To have your tutorials appear below, make sure your posts are showing up on the main DS106 site and that you use the following tags (or labels on Blogger) when writing the post on your own blog (You must use BOTH !): VisualAssignments, VisualTutorials504

Tutorials So Far

Revamp that photo…

Ever wonder how you’d look like as a drawing? Wonder no more! Turn your basic pictures into drawings in 4 simple steps.

Start by going to picmonkey.com and clicking “Edit a photo”

Next upload a picture to revamp by selecting “open” and choosing one from your computer or which ever …

Draw it Tutorial

So for this tutorial all you have to do is pick a picture that you would like to change so it looks like some one drew it. First select a regular picture. Then in your search engine type in the following:   http://www.dumpr.net/. Here is the link to that website dumpr.…

Learn To Draw In 10 Steps

Welcome to my DS106 Tutorial on how to create a drawing! If you’re unfortunate, like myself, and don’t have Photoshop, don’t sweat it. This quick tutorial is going to make using GIMP as easy as possible for all you new DS106ers! Now most of you may have clicked this by…

Draw It!

For my first Visual Assignment for this week, I’ve decided to do Justin Baker’s Draw it. “Take a photograph of something and transform it through GIMP, Photoshop, etc, into a drawing.” I also decided to attempt to also make it a tutorial! (:
My first thought when I saw the…

How to draw a horse!

This is my assignment and tutorial (using GIMP) for the 2 star Visual Assignment, Draw it. I hope you find it helpful!

I used GIMP to transform a photo of my horses into a sketch!
First, open gimp and drag the photo you wish to use into the GIMP screen.…

Draw it.

I was able to come up with one more assignment idea, Draw it! This one asks the students to take a picture, whether it be there or one from the internet, and get some experience with Photoshop by converting it into an image that look drawn.
I actually got the…