L4 establishing professional practice Paul and Adelina’s work MOHAMMAD ALI AHMED 1st year Interior design
Summative tech skills on online soft where usage
Using thru programs such as Issuu/WIX on making our own webpage And using programs mainly Auto cad and sketch up for skills practicing through out the course. And a bit of usage of Photoshop for website layout building. I do think my online skills are in need of some more work in practicing them but right now I feel currently confident with some sort of understanding with hwere my inline skills are starting to develop. Hopefully over the next parts of my course they grow stronger. PROGRAM DEVELOPER (ISSUU ON CREATING AND BUILDING YOUR OWN WEBSITE/BLOG)
Account set up is to be made on issuu is pretty easy and straight forward you can easily sign up with your emails. And the rest is for you to explore on what you chose to do with site/blog. It gives you all the tolls you need such as publishing and layout set in’s so everything is in your control.
ALI AHMED Front cover settings on photo shop My image for my issuu website was just basically me using an image from the Internet from the website vitra of a highend modern them bathroom and just over laying a filter effect and my name pretty much straight forward and simple.
Paper sizes A4 – 297 x 210 mm (millimetres ) A3 – 297 X 420mm A2 -‐ 420 x 594mm A1 -‐ 594 x 841mm
The different quality’s we should be identifying for different usage off images. Newsprint (150 pix per inch) Screen res (72 pix per inch) Photo quality for a standard that image depending on how much editing goes into it (600 pix per inch) A magazine front cover image (300 pix per inch) High def very high standard image (1200)
ALI AHMED Interacting with university on updates and booking systems (Meaning how to keep up to date with library notifications and how to book out rooms or use high tech equipment to hire). All can be found on: With your student information meaning ID log on to this website https://salfordnewadelphi.getconnected2.com
On here everything can be found from the lies high tech DSLR cameras down to tri pods and filing usage, light boxes, studio hire, and booking rooms for one to one library sessions or for personal revising sessions.
Saving the work as PDF (FILE, SAVE AS ADOBE PDF, SAVE IN FOLDER)
Windows + D = minimise all windows
ALI AHMED AUTO CAD
Key bored controls for when using auto cad and how using them makes your work more efficiently easy. Tool general features.
Ctrl+Save = saves the drawing of what you have just done then will show you if you would want to save it automatically in your documents or as PFD Ctrl+Open = SHOWS YOUR CHOSEN FILE ON WHAT YOU HAVE BEEN WORKING ON toggle Ctrl+P = Displays the Plot dialog box and shows your work Ctrl+PgDn / Ctrl+PgUP = this controls the setting of your page scroll bar and makes it easier for you to scroll up or down to view your work more easier Ctrl+Tab = switches the tabs on your Cad drawing and to move onto the next
L for line X extend of line for drawing O for offset = offsetting the tool CTRL Z = undo CTRL Y = redo what you have just crossed or cancelled out Space bar repeats the previous other commands
Ali Ahmed EPP – Auto cad and Auto desk More short cuts in auto cad for use -‐Rec-‐ (rectangle making your shapes easier to have a starting point right till the end).
The fillet – F-‐ tool this tool uses the two lines you have created in the same radius to join together. Meaning it join two lines that can be coordinated in the same area and sometimes can cause two parallel lines to join together but creating an oval type shape this can be used for creating housing/ building floor plans for when needing two intersections to join together but they are not able to become one if they are past the radius point.
Ali Ahmed EPP – Auto cad and auto desk
Establishing professional practice when it comes to layering on AutoCAD
Layering can be the use of your online drawing or plan to have more colour or layering images / combining them. Colours are used to symbolise the different types of line work that would be used for floor plans and design ideas. LAYERS KEY: HOME KEY then press layers and the options will all be there.
You can experiment that these tools offer the difference in your line thickness do making them dotted or more predominant. Then can differ in colours and border type lines/ lock layers. Can create the heaviness in outside walls when edit the settings to.
Establishing professional practice EPP -‐ Ali Ahmed (SKETCHUP key bored control)
Selecting tool (selecting and item or shape to either edit them or move them). Rubber. Line drawer. Arcs tool. Shapes -‐ differs from rectangle’s angles to oval shapes Push pull -‐ tool to create height to buildings and designs. Offset – to make the floor of your shapes wider or smaller and is used to help build the foundation of your walls Move tool -‐ -‐allows you to move and stretch around your floor plan Scale allows you to bigger the size Tape measuring tool Text Paint emoji Rotate around the area you have built Grab move around the area Zoom in Zoom out