1. davebarr

    DS106 Bumper: Assignment


    After the old radio show, Tales From the Crypt:

    Here’s the sound clip on SoundCloud:

    The creaking door was recorded with an iPhone, as was the voice-over. Reverb was added to the voice using Audacity, and the clanging door is a fragment ‘overheard’ on the internet. The layered file was …

  2. davebarr

    My Philosophy: DailyCreate


    What’s my philosophy?…

    I have never really been able to get my head around the province of academic philosophers… a seemingly huge realm of ideas, theories, arguments.

    So here’s my own personal definition, short and sweet, 30 seconds or less:

    This daily create was supposed to be audio only. But …

  3. davebarr

    It’s a Cub! – DailyCreate


    The birth announcement…

    This daily create was to write a birth announcement for a new Panda cub. Here’s mine:
    New Arrival in The Bamboo Grove
    Black and white and cute all over!
    Mom eats shoots and leaves.

    Actually, the second line was an afterthought. Wish I’d thought of it the …

  4. davebarr

    Through a Glass, Clearly


    A photo expressing clarity…

    The create challenge for the day was to take a photograph expressing clarity. Mine was taken in a restaurant with an iPhone, then cropped and brightened up with PhotoStudio.

  5. davebarr

    What Is Story? [Assignment]


    Some thoughts on the essence of story…

    …in handwritten notes.

    Jack and Jill went up the hill [1]
    To fetch a pail of water. [2]
    Jack fell down and broke his crown, [3]
    And Jill came tumbling after. [4]

    Up Jack got and home did trot, [5]
    As fast as …

  6. davebarr

    Chrome Dome: DailyCreate


    A coffee topper…

    This spherical top for a coffee flask was snapped in Starbucks with an iPhone. PhotoStudio was subsequently used to crop the image and apply a high-contrast, black&white filter.

    For DS106, daily create tdc611 – an everyday object that may frequently be overlooked.

  7. davebarr

    GR8KREE8 Trailer: DailyCreate


    Always wanted to do this…

    This was a daily create challenge for last week (Sept 6) – create a movie trailer for your blog (tdc607). It sounded like a lot of fun and I started thinking about ways and means right away.

    Unfortunately, as is often the case, other things …

  8. davebarr

    2 x (1 pt.) => Radial: DailyCreate


    Here’s a perspective on perspective…

    For daily create #606 we were asked to draw our perspective on perspective. Mine was done using SketchBook Mobile on the iPad.

    The title refers to my process. I started with a simple drawing with single-point perspective. I then added a second copy, rotated, to …

  9. davebarr

    Headless Serene: DailyCreate


    No head for chaos…

    When the world gets crazy, it’s time to get serene between the ears. Go headless! Replace your head with a sky full of blue, soft hazy clouds and birds soaring on the wind.

    A twofer’… tdc604 and tdc605 combined.

    This one was done with Sketchbook Mobile …

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