16 March 2017

IN-CLASS: REWRITING HISTORY (Photoshop skill building)

1. Choose two (or more) historic photos from the links below. (save the largest resolution)
2. Make photos of yourself in a way that your body language/position will fit/make sense in the historic photo.
3. Using the ADJUSTMENTS functions to match tone and color, & BURN/DODGE, etc. tools to further adjust the image or yourself, put yourself in the photo.
4. Post TWO or more of the images in a post titled "REWRITING HISTORY."

Library of Congress. CLICK HERE.
Old Picture. CLICK HERE.
Distractify. CLICK HERE.
Weegee (Arthur Fellig) photos. CLICK HERE.
Historic photos site search. CLICK HERE.

An interesting article about doing this for deeper meaning. CLICK HERE.