P I C T U R E T H I S

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P I C T U R E T H I S

  1. 1. “ PICTURE THIS” Ideas for using images in Geography Teaching (Slimmed down version !!) Produced at http://www.letterjames.de
  2. 2. FIRST FIND YOUR IMAGE … <ul><li>http://community.webshots.com – over 300 million images </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.flickr.com – browse by tag </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.pbase.com – new pictures every day </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.geograph.org.uk </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.geographyphotos.com - £47.50 per year </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.picasa.com – free photo sorting and editing tool </li></ul><ul><li>http://gallery.hd.org/index.jsp - miscellany of stuff... </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.fotki.com – another photo-sharing site </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.rws1.alivewww.co.uk/windows/index.php?PageID=1 </li></ul><ul><li>or you could always take your own…. </li></ul>
  3. 3. STARTER IMAGES….
  4. 4. Picture Pile tool from http://www.picasa.com Select 5 images to make a pile to represent a story Pictures from BBC News
  5. 5. Photo collages produced with http://grant.robinson.name/projects/montage-a-google/ MONTAGE IT…
  6. 6. DEFORESTATION
  7. 7. PAINTSHOP IT… Animation by Tom Biebrach from an original image by Richard Allaway. Also check out http://www.worth1000.com for some seriously altered photos…
  8. 8. 6X6 IT… An idea from Tony Cassidy’s RADICAL GEOGRAPHY site, which came out of an INSET presented by Steve Bowkett http://www.radicalgeography.co.uk/43.html for more ideas… Next slide has National Parks 6x6 produced by me…
  9. 10. SPOT THE DIFFERENCE
  10. 11. These examples were created using Photoshop – can also be used for starters. e.g. David Rayner example from http://www.geointeractive.co.uk
  11. 12. http://flagrantdisregard.com/flickr/
  12. 13. GEO-LOCATE IT… Using MEMORY MAP or ANQUET mapping software, you can place diagrams alongside mapping, or on GOOGLE EARTH.
  13. 14. RASTERBATE IT… Take any image, and turn it into a huge poster… Ideal for displays, or covering up those unsightly areas in the classroom… http://arje.net/rasterbator 866 Kb download

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