Syllabus, goals of the class, required readings, general presentation and statistics of the students.
Realistic imaging Vs. vectorial creation. Software and Hardware evolution, debugging. GUI guidebookgallery.org, MAC OS. 1984 ASCII ART CGI / Personal computer milestones
Chuck Csuri #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 // ASCII art (http://www.chris.com/ascii)
ASCII ANIMATION: http://www.asciimation.co.nz/
#0 BLOG Go to blogger.com and create your own BLOG for this class. Post your first feelings of the class, who you are, describe yourself and what you expect from this class. Throughout the semester, post EVERY SINGLE assignment, as well as any relevant content related to the content of the class.
• Send me an email BEFORE THE FOLLOWING CLASS from your personal UT email account, letting me know the URL of your blog.
#1 CANVAS Using any text editor, create a landscape or a portrait – it can be totally experimental – using the HTML5 CANVAS. It must contain AT LEAST 10 shapes, including bézier and quadratic curves.
If you do not have Dreamweaver, download Visual Studio Code
You can subscribe to the Adobe Creative Cloud here http://www.adobe.com/creativecloud/buy/students.html for a special discount for students. It is STRONGLY recommended! Use Dreamweaver!
Open Source Code Editor for MAC and PC
If you are using an editor that is NOT Dreamweaver ( Visual Studio, for example) do this: