This was my first Visual Assignment so it was more like an experimentI tried to read a “Family Friendly Billboard” http://assignments.ds106.us/assignments/family-friendly-billboard/
I first had to look for the billboard I googled : Downloadable Billboards. I found the billboard I liked and downloaded it to my computer. I then used a photo from Iphoto (I have a mac if you had not already guessed) for my picture on the billboard. I uploaded using PhotoFlexer (This is a free program that was suggested that was free without a download). You are then allowed with the program to upload another photo so I did that. I then used the “Gleek” button that allow for “smart cutout” (There version of “smart” I guess). There is a prompted to help you along in the process. After the process was over I was left with the cut down version of my face.
Even though I did not complete this Assignment I learned a lot from it. When I first saw the assignment I thought it was an super easy one. Turns out that I learn probably the most I have in a while. I learned that you really need to read and follow directions. Reading the instructions is a challenge because I am very visual. I first tried as the instructions suggested to try one of the photo editors that some one had previously