Monthly Archives: October 2014

Digital Presentation

This weeks task was the creation of a digital presentation using Prezi. The presentation is a brief introduction into some of the  landscape and habitats found in e Arklow marsh. A  large wetland and flood plain in close proximity to the … Continue reading

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Digital Imaging

Task during the past week was to download an image from retouchpro.com and use a software application to alter. Photoshop was used to complete this work. Two primary tools used, the cloning tool to remove damage in photo, the magic … Continue reading

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Digital Photography II

During the past week two aspects of digital photography exercise. Firstly the manipulation of the shutter speed. Like the aperture, the shutter manipulates the amount of light reaching the camera lens. The opening and closing of the shutter at varying speeds allows … Continue reading

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Digital Audio Recording II

This week effort revolved around refining the audio recording using various tools provided within the Audacity editing application. To make sure the recording went as smoothly as possible a script was created which required speaking for approximately two minutes on … Continue reading

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Digital Audio Recording I

The various formats for recording audio digitally were discussed. One aspect of digital sound reproduction is the degradation of the sound recording when formatted for best network use. Most files, especially audio and visual types, require compression to reduce size. … Continue reading

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Digital Photography I

Photography was the kernel of lecture and lab practical.  Of particular interest was the suggested BBC documentary, called the The Genius of Photography.  Which depicted a camera obscura in a Venetian room by the American photographer Abe Morrell . A striking demonstration of the capturing of … Continue reading

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