On Wednesday Nov 3rd we were fortunate enough to have speakers come in from Visual Communications Industry related fields to present to our students. One speaker, Lee Stokes, spoke on photo compositing (examples of his work in
GraphExpo is held every year in Chicago. I am always amazed at the size and scope of the expo and this year was no different. The Printing Industry of America along with the Graphic Arts Show Company and Graphic Arts Education/
Jostens, Inc., Minneapolis has introduced Personal Yearbook Pages, (TM) a revolutionary new yearbook application that creates a more inclusive yearbook by giving every student the ability to create personalized yearbook pages
May or may not be the thing for you but here is a design contest link http://www.vistaprint.com/design-challenge/home.aspx?xnav=top#here . Anyone have any more to add as a comment?
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VCOM students planning to purchase photo equipment or software should keep in mind that there are discounts if you know where to look. Academic software from Microsoft, Adobe and others is available from DCTC, just go to the
Here are some great examples of what some of my students have done in Intro to Flash last spring
We are excited about this new opportunity to share what is happening in the Visual Communications department and have you share with us. Let us know if there are topics or ideas you would like to explore and we can see if they