Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Cabrillo College - Digital Media Department

The Digital Media Department at Cabrillo College offers the classes YOU need for a career in the Digital Arts!

You should consider developing a career in Digital Publishing or Web Media! Demand for these digital skills are growing in nearly every occupational sector. The following occupations specifically require digital media skills YOU can get at Cabrillo:

  • Graphic Design
  • Graphic Production
  • Illustration
  • Animation
  • Web Design
  • Web Development
  • 3D Graphics
  • Film and Video

For more INFO - check out the CAREER PAGE.

Cabrillo Community College is located at 6500 Soquel Dr., Aptos, CA 95003.

CLICK HERE for information about getting registered for classes.

Do NOT wait! Plan NOW... the registration process take time!

Sunday, March 15, 2009

Digital Art Classes @ Hartnell College

Hartnell College Logo

Hartnell College offers many introductory courses in digital art. This community college is located in downtown Salinas, California.

If you live in the Salinas area this school could be the BEST option for getting your career in digital art started!

Hartnell has digital art classes on the following topics:
  • Graphic Design
  • Digital Illustration
  • 3D Modeling For Digital Animation
  • Digital Audio & Video Editing
  • Interface Design
  • Digital Photographic Imaging
Jerri Nemiro teaches most of the digital art classes.  For a list of her current courses (w/ Syllabi) and her contact information CLICK HERE and select " Jerri Nemiro" from the dropdown menu. Then click "View Homepage". 

Jerri is really really NICE! Do NOT hesitate to contact her if you have questions about her classes.

To get registered for classes at Hartnell College you will need to jump through the standard hoops. To find out what you need to do... CLICK HERE.

Getting registered takes time! Get started TODAY.

Thursday, March 5, 2009

Adobe CS4 - Video Tutorials

The Digital Arts Lab offers the following software applications... Click the links below to learn MORE about each!

Photoshop is an image editing application with tools and commands to alter digital images.

Dreamweaver is a web page editor designed to create web pages without having to write the HTML code by hand.

Illustrator is a vector drawing program used to draw illustrations, cartoons, diagrams, charts and logos.

Flash is used to create interactive animations, presentations and websites.

InDesign allows for the layout of images, text formatting and effects to create posters, fliers and brochures.

Fireworks is a bitmap and vector graphics editor used to prototype and demo websites and presentations.

Adobe CS3 - Video Tutorials (Spanish)

Adobe CS3

Is Spanish you native language? Would you prefer to learn about Adobe Creative Suite in Spanish? If so, check out Adobe's Video Tutorials in Spanish...



Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Final Cut Express Tutorials

Final Cut Express Tutorial
Final Cut Express

Learn how to capture and organize video for your next movie. Also, watch video tutorials on moviemaking basics and working with audio.

iLife Tutorials

garageband tutorial
GarageBand can become your personal recording studio. Figure out how you can record, edit, and mix a song exactly as you want it.

idvd tutorial
Quickly create a Hollywood-style disc with iDVD. Learn to use the animated themes to give your DVD style from main screen to chapter selection.

imovie hd tutorial
iMovie HD (2006)
Back by POPULAR demand! Discover the world's easiest movie creation software. In moments, you can start making dynamic slideshows and videos. Quickly transform your creations into a DVD or export to the Web.

imovie tutorial
iMovie (2008)
Learn to quickly and easily create new movies. In just a few steps, you can add movies to your website, publish them on YouTube, and create versions for iPod, iPhone, and Apple TV.

iphoto tutorial
Quickly and easily improve your photos! You have a whole palette of retouching tools and an array of effects to play with. Visit the iPhoto video tutorials to learn more.

iTunes is a free application for Mac and PC. It plays all your digital music and video. Turn CDs into digital music by importing them to iTunes. Organize your entire collection with custom playlists . It syncs content to your iPod or iPhone.

iweb tutorial
Discover how to create a website. Start with a theme, then customize it with your own text, photos, movies, and podcasts until it’s exactly what you want.

Photoshop CS3 - Video Tutorials

photoshop tutorial

ePhotoPros (Beginning)
Are you NEW to Photoshop? Check out these video tutorials! This site goes over opening Photoshop for the first time, opening an image, adding some text, saving as a PSD, Layers, and a bunch of other cool things to get you started. You WILL need to create a FREE account to access ALL the tutorials.

Adode Video Workshop (Intermediate)
Looking for MORE photoshop tutorials? Visit the official Adobe site for helpful video tutorials for specific tasks.

Photoshop CS3 Tutorials (Advanced)
Check this site for time-saving TRICKS & TIPS! This site offers high quality video tutorials for intermediate and advanced Photoshop users.