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Creating a graduation e-card for the UF in Photoshop

This week I created a graduation e-card for UF. I started by finding a free stock image from UF’s website.

I played with lighting effects. The first effect I put on the image was the blue omni preset lighting effect. 181 more words


What I've learned as a Florida Gator

With graduation coming up rather quickly, I’ve decided to create a portion of my blog where I speak about my experience at the University of Florida. 294 more words

Lighting Up The Holidays

In our last week of class for this semester, we learned about Photoshop’s lighting effects. I really enjoyed learning about creating artificial lighting within Photoshop to adjust photos. 432 more words


Merry Christmas from the Gator Family

I chose to do a winter/Christmas e-card from UF as a whole.

I wanted to make it very fun, family-friendly, wintery.  I overlayed a picture of falling snow on the whole picture, which I thought gave it a seasonal touch. 164 more words


An Undocumented Student's College Dreams Crushed

There is a student in my school, Giancarlo Tejeda, and his story has just recently come out. He is an undocumented child of Colombian immigrants and even though he has been in the U.S since he was three years old, his family hasn’t been able to receive papers. 159 more words

Loose Thoughts

Iowa coach Brian Ferentz tiptoes around Aaron Hernandez verdict

Believe it or not, there’s a college football connection outside of the University of Florida to the Aaron Hernandez situation.

Hernandez, of course, was convicted Wednesday of first-degree murder… 535 more words

Rumor Mill

Week 15: Big Data

I found this week’s articles very interesting.  Beyond the “creepiness” factor, there was a lot of really useful information. In the article titled “I’m Being Followed: How Google—and 104 Other Companies—Are Tracking Me on the Web” 307 more words