Tertiary Catalogue

Visual Arts, Crafts, and Design

Contains 32 Videos

Logos

Logos

Design in the Real World

Companies and other organisations rely on logos to convey information and create brand recognition. Their design is critical – time, creativity, expertise and often, vast sums of money, are invested into their creation – but what are the...Show More
Websites

Websites

Design in the Real World

Websites are the primary means of communication with the world for businesses and other organisations, governments, groups and individuals. They perform a range of functions and many considerations go into their design. This programme explores...Show More
Lighting, Composition and Shooting

Lighting, Composition and Shooting

Photography Skills and Techniques

Understanding the effect of different lighting conditions on a subject and knowing how to compose a balanced image are key skills for any photographer. How these elements work together can be complex, but learning how to achieve different...Show More
How a Digital Camera Works

How a Digital Camera Works

Photography Skills and Techniques

Learning to take great pictures begins with a solid understanding of camera settings and the effects they produce. This introduction to how a digital camera works looks at lens types, focus, aperture, depth of field, shutter speed and exposure....Show More
Using Photoshop

Using Photoshop

Photography Skills and Techniques

Photoshop has been described as a digital darkroom. Its range of brushes, palettes, filters and tools can be overwhelming, and taking time to experiment and get familiar with its interface is important if you are to get the most out of it. Here...Show More
Wardrobe Planning: Dressing for Your Body Type

Wardrobe Planning: Dressing for Your Body Type

Looking for expert advice to dress your best with flattering clothing styles for all body types? Join wardrobe stylist and personal shopper Carly Gatzlaff as she takes viewers through the basics of dressing for your body type by creating a...Show More
Video: Basic Camera Operation

Video: Basic Camera Operation

This video sets out to explain the principles of using a video camera. It’s for the filmmaker who wants to understand his most important tool. References to broadcast professional cameras are made, but the examples used are consumer and semi...Show More
Horror and Special FX Makeup

Horror and Special FX Makeup

Hosted by Michael Berryman. This programme breaks down several techniques that can be used to create a multitude of monsters and FX characters. Top Hollywood makeup artist Christina Rodriguez, demonstrates how to approach monster make-up and...Show More
Photography: Basic Manual Control

Photography: Basic Manual Control

Most cameras can do a good job in automatic mode, but there are times when you may want to take control yourself. You may have artistic reasons, or it might simply be that you don't like the results in auto. This video explains the four key...Show More
Smart Graphic Products

Smart Graphic Products

This program examines the properties, characteristics and applications of some of the smart materials used in the graphics industry. Case studies include labels and packaging that use thermochromic inks, emergency and safety signage that...Show More
What Inspires Design?

What Inspires Design?

Every design, no matter its form or function, is inspired by something. And it’s this often elusive "something" which is explored in this thought-provoking programme for design and creative arts audiences. Exactly where do designers get their...Show More
Designers at Work

Designers at Work

Design is a fundamental way in which we express ourselves. And the designer is involved in every stage of the process, from the initial idea, to production and testing, and to eventual use. A perfect resource for design and engineering audiences...Show More
Designer Case Studies: Architecture, Crafts and Industrial Design

Designer Case Studies: Architecture, Crafts and Industrial Design

This programme shows students how that complete the practical fieldwork needed to investigate a local ecosystem. We see three biology students documenting their chosen site by conducting fieldwork tasks such as: choosing an ecosystem, accurately...Show More
Ethical Textiles

Ethical Textiles

Filmed in Bangladesh, one of the world's largest textile manufacturers, this resource explores the social cost of our cheap textiles. With footage filmed inside a number of Bangladeshi textile factories, it explores the issues of sweatshop...Show More
Multimedia Systems

Multimedia Systems

This programme is a practical introduction to the technology and techniques behind the scenes of modern multimedia. Through case studies of two interactive software developers, we describe the hardware and software used for multimedia, with basic...Show More
Design: All about Colour

Design: All about Colour

Colour has the ability to inspire our emotions and influence our moods like nothing else. It is a powerful tool in interior design and fashion, and is an integral component of design concepts. In this quality programme, we follow Interior...Show More
Design: A Team Approach

Design: A Team Approach

We often think of design as a solo process, with one visionary chipping away at a project to create a masterpiece, but usually reality couldn't be further from the truth. Design projects often require a group effort with each team member...Show More
Interior Design Project: Going Green

Interior Design Project: Going Green

Green design or designing with the environment in mind is not just a trend, but a personal choice to consider your impact on the earth. In this programme we discover green and environmentally friendly design options, including; - Low-flow and...Show More
Photography: Basic Composition

Photography: Basic Composition

Want to take better pictures? Gripping and arresting images that grab a viewer and transports them to another place? Good composition is the bottom line of good photography. This excellent programme covers ten simple 'rules' for better...Show More
Sustainable Packaging

Sustainable Packaging

This resource explores what the food industry is doing to use less packaging. It looks at the role and function of packaging, how Easter packaging is being reduced, and how plastic bottles are recycled to be used as M&S salad containers.
Design for Different Needs

Design for Different Needs

This program is aimed at the continuing changes in the designing and manufacturing world. New material and manufacturing processes are influencing what products we buy and how we use them. The use of robotics in manufacturing now allows more...Show More
Evaluating a Product

Evaluating a Product

This programme begins by looking at the concept of aesthetics in design, what aesthetics are and how they are used to enhance the beauty and appearance of a consumer product. It then takes an in depth look at how the qualities of a product are...Show More
Design for Sustainability

Design for Sustainability

Sustainable design is the art of designing physical objects to comply with the principles of economic, social and ecological sustainability. It ranges from the microcosm of designing small objects for everyday use, through to the macrocosm of...Show More
Confessions of an Interior Designer

Confessions of an Interior Designer

Brandi Hagen shows students exactly what it takes to be an interior designer. Hear Brandi discuss the education needed to succeed in the field, and the pros and cons of a professional interior design career. In addition to showing us her office...Show More
The Design Process: From Concept to Customer

The Design Process: From Concept to Customer

This programme takes the viewer through the production of a food product step by step, using the components of the design process.