Magazine Cover


Mr. Hillyard


CATEGORY
5
4
3
2
Logo
-Stands out
-Clearly readable
-Engages target audience
-Letters spaced evenly
-Cleverly selected title
-layer options added to create contrast
-Visible
-Readable
-Target audience find interest in the logo
-Letter spacing acceptable
-Interesting title
-layer options added but does not contrast
-Somewhat visible
-Somewhat readable
-May relate to target audience
-Letters not spaced evenly
-Plain title
-no layer options, little contrast
-Default font
-Unclear
-Has no relation to target audience
-Big gaps in between letters
-Title does not relate to theme
-no layer options, no contrast
Main Image
-Cropped to form a balanced, engaging composition
-Overlaps logo
-An image you created
-Engages target audience
-Image is high resolution
-Cropped to form an engaging composition
-An image you edited
-May relate to target audience
-Image is high resolution
-Unbalanced or plain composition
-Image you found and cropped
-May relate to target audience
-Image is low resolution
-Unbalanced or plain composition
-Image you found and made no changes
-Has no relation to target audience
-Image is low resolution
Elements
-All elements included: cover line, barcode, date line, photographer credit
-clear contrast between logo and cover line
-cover line stands out from background
-alignment
-proximity
-barcode has white background
-visual hieararchy organizes order of information
-Only one element missing: cover line, barcode, date line, photographer credit
-contrast between logo and cover line
-cover line close to background color
-alignment
-proximity
-barcode has white background
-some elements compete in visual hieararchy
-multiple elements missing
-logo and cover line are same font
-cover line difficult to read on background
-scattered alignment
-related items not grouped in close proximity
-barcode not visible
-importance of elements not organized in hierarchy
-most elements are missing
-no contrast
-no alignment
-no proximity
-importance of elements not organized in hierarchy
Brainstorming
-Brainstorming Title complete and posted
-3 Logo ideas
-Critique
-Brainstorming mostly complete
-Brainstorming incomplete
-Little or no brainstorming
Presentation
All topics covered
-Creative process clearly demonstrated
-Function of your magazine is stated
-Choice of logo explained
-A design principle is stated
Presentation is clear and to the point.
Most topics are covered
Presentation is clear but rambles off topic.
Some topics are covered
Presentation is unclear.
Presenter speaks but does not cover presentation topics.

Grading Scale

Logo
score
x 4 =
out of 20
Main Image
score
x 4 =
out of 20
Elements
score
x 5 =
out of 25
Brainstorming
score
x 5 =
out of 25
Presentation
score
x 2 =
out of 10
Late


-10
Total


out of 100