Select one of the topics below and write a 2-3 page (minimum) essay (double-space). Include your name, date and the title on top of essay page. The essay will count as an important part of your grade in addition to your final project.
Research Assignment (2-4 Pages): Write a research report on the topic listed below using the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers as a style guide (or any other style guide of you’re choosing). Your research report must contain a bibliography, which must include 5 sources and contain citations from both print and electronic sources. You may include sources from the following: books, journal articles, newspaper articles, eBooks, journal articles obtained from an electronic database, and federal or state documents.
YOU MUST USE OUR BRAMSON ORT COLLEGE LIBRARY AS A RESOURCE FOR INFORMATION (Mentioned in Works Cited Section).
DO NOT COPY AND PASTE FROM THE INTERNET.
THE ASSIGNMENT SHOULD BE IN YOUR OWN WORDS.
Topic 1: How has the development of ambient occlusion influenced the gaming industry?
Topic 2: How has the role of the lighting designers and cinematographers changed throughout film/animation history?
Topic 3: Before the invention of CGI and color, how did early filmmakers use lighting and shadow to create illusions, effects, and emotion?