Evaluation Question 6What have you learnt about technologies from the process of constructing this product?
What hardware and software have you used to plan your pages? How effective was it?To plan my pages, I drafted them by hand, the effect of this was to design my ideas the way I wantedinstead of using a software to do so. Therefore when it came to creating the pages on the programmesPhotoshop and InDesign I was able to edit and re-arrange my designs and ideas to make it look moreprofessional.
What hardware and software have you used to construct your pages? How effective was it?To construct my front cover I used Photoshop. This was very effected as it helped to edit my pictures andremove the red eye to make my images look professional. Also it was useful as I was able to use a variety ofeffects to make my front cover look appropriate for my target audience.To construct my contents page and double page spread, I used InDesign . This was because a lot of writing wasinvolved therefore it was a more appropriate software to use. The use of this was to allow me to use a drop capfor my article and allow me to place the text around images that I wanted to place on my article. This softwarealso allowed me to set up columns on my contents page therefore I was able to keep the layout of my pageorganized.
Photoshop I used Photoshop to design my front cover. This was a suitable software to use for this as I was able to edit and make effects on my front cover to make it look more professional.
InDesign I used this programme for my contents page and double page spread and I was able to paste text into it for my article and import images.