Multiplicity/Levitation

Part I – Taking Photos

This assignment will have the following parameters:

Minimum

  • Taking 5+ photos of the same person or persons.
  • Camera pointed in the same direction for all images.
  • Using tripod is helpful…. NOT REQUIRED
  • Never shooting persons in same location.

Above Average:

  • Taken outside of school time (during class).
  • Each “person” in the image is wearing something different.

After taking your photos place them in their own folder.

Rename the images.

 

 

Part II – Placing Images Together

Open Adobe Photoshop.

Choose File > Scripts > Load Files into Stacks.

Select the Browse button.

Select only the images that are to go together from one Multiplicity grouping.

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NOTE: If you used a Tripod then you don’t need to check either of the boxes. If however you DID NOT use a tripod then place checks in the “Attempt to Automatically Align Source Images” box.

Once open add a Layer Mask to each layer on the Layers panel.

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Select the Layer Mask from the top layer in the Layers Panel.

Using the Paintbrush tool, soft brush, and black color.

Paint over the person in the picture.

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Now make sure the Layer Mask is still selected. Choose Image > Adjustment > Invert (Ctrl+I)

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Now repeat these steps until all layers except the last one are completed.

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Part III – Upload and Printing

Save both Multiplicity images as JPEG’s.

Upload them to your Flickr account.

In the description add the following:

  • Your Name
  • Your High School – KHS, EHS, HHHS, or SHS
  • Multiplicity 1 (2)

Add both of the images to the Flickr Group.

Next print both Multiplicity images to the HP4700 printer.

Take them off the printer. Staple, write your name, and turn-in.