Design Blitz

Colors – The top of the trees are really highlighted by warm colors that give off the feeling of the sun setting.   Dominant – The tennis ball in this picture dominates the background   Typography – By using my name in a font used by an anime, people understand …

The Vignelli Canon

This article by Vignelli was a useful introduction to understanding typography in Graphic Design. His three aspects in Design – Semantic, Syntactic, and Pragmatic I think can be usefully applied in typography and in many other arts and subjects. Semantics is useful for finding a purpose for the projects you …

First Weekly Summary

Before starting this class, I had already created a website on www.jakobwaterman.org for being a Peer Mentor in the Fall. I am an orientation leader, and we finished up with orientation just this week so I had a late start on beginning my assignments for this class. I created a …

me in collage form

  A bunch of words and pictures to describe myself. I am a huge New York Giants fan, I watch all of their games during the Fall and I also have a NYG hat, blanket, and bag. My favorite games are witcher 3, warhammer total war, and Kingdom Hearts. My …

Shadow of a Doubt

I chose to do the assignment Shadow of a Doubt as my topic for my first writing assignment. I chose this topic as my first assignment because the concept of a shadow is pretty simple and easy, a shadow is created by blocking light. But, shadows have a lot of …

Photo Safari

  In under 15 minutes I tried to capture as many photos as I could. I had to research what a converging photo was, I originally had the pitch fork as my converging photo but I saw in the examples that it was more about the distance from the photo …