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    WEEKLY SUMMARY: Week 14

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    ? Campus walk is lined with students
    Students who want to move, move, move
    How could all these students have so much to prove, prove, prove
    Oh I can only ask myself
    Oh where are you all going
    And won’t you take me with you to
    Where all the majors …

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    DAILY CREATE: Week 14

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    It’s the official last week of Daily Creates! Well, it’s been fun, but the semester has finally come to an end. I set out thinking I’d do 6 daily’s each week as a personal artists’ goal, and I succeeded! This week’s daily’s were all fun, so it’s difficult to say …

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    DAILY CREATE: Week of Thanksgiving

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    This week was Thanksgiving break, but that didn’t keep me from doing daily creates, because skipping a week while the semester is still going would be like skipping an episode in a TV series, or a book in a book series, and I have to do things in order.

    But …

  4. @jupiter_pop

    WEEKLY SUMMARY: Week 13

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    ? With so many school years to go
    And things to be found (to be found)
    I’m sure that we’ll all miss Ds106 so
    It’s the final countdown
    The final countdown
    The final countdown
    The final countdown ?

    ‘Melody’ Europe

    It’s the final countdown at Ds106, with only the final …

  5. @jupiter_pop

    DAILY CREATE: Week 13

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    No Daily Creates this week?! Psh. How about 6, as per usual, haha. It would feel weird to quit now, especially since the end of the semester is so near. It ain’t over ’til it’s over!

    This week, we posted a book title from emojis, we created some shadow art, …

  6. @jupiter_pop

    WEEKLY SUMMARY: Week 12

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    ? People just love to play with words/images/audio/video
    People just love to play, haven’t you heard?
    People just love to play with words/images/audio/video
    People just love to play, haven’t you heard? ?

    Melody(Men) at Work

    This week was perhaps the best week of Ds106, because we got to make mashups, …

  7. @jupiter_pop

    DAILY CREATE: Week 12

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    This week, we made blackout poems and posted our favorite quote, we described our dream job and showed off a meaningful object, we used three words to describe a favorite song and we added to an image of a roadblock! In terms of posting, my favorite two daily’s were the …

  8. @jupiter_pop

    CREATE RAD ALBUM ART FROM PHOTOS: A Tutorial

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    Hi, and welcome to this tutorial! I created this assignment because this project was really fun to do, and I want you to see how fun it is to play with filters and layers. This tutorial is for Photoshop, although you can create your own album art in any photo …

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    THE [‘STACHED] CROWD: A Remixed Story

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    ? It’s no use
    She sees the crowd
    She starts to shake and cough
    Just like the anxious woman in
    That famous book by Nabakov
    Don’t stand
    Don’t stand so
    Don’t stand so close to me ?

    The ‘Melody’ Police

    For my next remix, I chose to do a remix …

  10. @jupiter_pop

    SWITCHING UP LOGOS (and channels)

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    ? Four, three, two, one
    Earth below us
    Drifting, falling
    Floating, weightless
    Switching up, switching up home ?

    Peter “Melody” Schilling

    I switched things up a bit for my last mashup and did Logo Switch Up! Details for this assignment are as follows:

    “Use one brand’s advertisement for another …

  11. @jupiter_pop

    YOU BELONG TO THE BREAKFAST CLUB

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    ? Still don’t know where you’re going
    Your still just a face in the crowd
    You belong to the breakfast club
    You belong to the goonies
    Living in a river of darkness beneath the neon light
    You were born in the club ?

    Glenn “Melody” Frey

    It’s mashup week at …

  12. @jupiter_pop

    WEEKLY SUMMARY: Week 11

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    Hey you guyyyyyyyyys!

    Melody Sloth

    This week, we continued on with our video mission and created another round of videos! We thought about the storytelling aspects of our video-making, and how we could incorporate radical editing into our work.

    Final Project Ideas: Part 2

    We came up with another round …

  13. @jupiter_pop

    DAILY CREATE: Week 11

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    This week, we created a Pixar story and made pop art, we tessellated an object and summed up our Twitter account in one Gif, we thought of a misleading sign and posted an image of a beautiful gas station! My favorite daily’s this time were probably the object tessellation and …

  14. @jupiter_pop

    GUARDIANS OF THE BREAKFAST CLUB: A trailer mash-up

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    ? I can’t stop this feeling
    Deep inside of me
    Don’t you, forget about me
    Don’t, don’t, don’t, don’t
    Don’t you, forget about me
    Girl, you just don’t realize
    What you do to me ?

    Blue Swede “Melody” Simple Minds

    What a bunch of a-holes! For this assignment, I mashed …

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    WEEKLY SUMMARY: Week 10

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    ? Hit me with your best shot
    Why don’t you hit me with your best shot
    Hit me with your best shot
    Film away ?

    Pat “Melody” Benatar

    It’s video week at Ds106, and this week we got to explore the ways in which the camera and the editing process …

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    DAILY CREATE: Week 10

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    Ds106 caught on in a flash (it was a graveyard smash)! This week, we got into the spirit of Halloween with monster-themed daily’s! We talked about what monster we are most like and we created a monster of our own, we talked about haunted houses and showed off our Halloween …

  17. @jupiter_pop

    TALKING WITH MYSELF: Commercial Extra

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    ? Oh oh, Talking with a-myself,
    Oh, oh, talking with myself
    Well, there’s nothing to lose
    And there’s nothing to prove, well,
    Talking a-with myself ?

    Billy “Melody” Idol

    I don’t normally talk to myself unless you count the constant inner monologue I have à la J.D. from Scrubs, but …

  18. @jupiter_pop

    LET’S MAKE A TRADE: Video Essay

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    ? I’ve got the (editing) skills you’ve got the looks
    Let’s make lots of money
    You’ve got the brawn I’ve got the (editing) skills
    Let’s make lots of money ?

    Melody’s Pet Shop Boys

    Ds106. Hmm. I have a hunch something very exciting is going to happen in the Ds106 …

  19. @jupiter_pop

    WEEKLY SUMMARY: Week 9

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    ? That’s all they really want
    Some fun
    When the working day is done
    Oh ds106-ers, they wanna have fun
    Oh ds106-ers just wanna have fun ( ds106-ers , they wanna, wanna have fun, ds106-ers wanna have) ?

    Cyndi ‘Melody’ Lauper

    This week, we tuned in to Ds106 Radio radio …

  20. @jupiter_pop

    A CONNECTED STORY: The Hermit and no one

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    This week, we did our usual daily creates, but with a twist! I love a good twist on an existing idea, so I was excited to take my daily’s and try and come up with a way to tie them all together into a singular story. I like writing just …

  21. @jupiter_pop

    TUNING IN TO RADICAL RADIO

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    Ds106 Radio Presents:

    Monday: Back to the 80s, Riding the Radio Waves
    Tuesday: Tubular Tunes, 80s Television Power Half Hour
    Wednesday: 80’s Brain Cells You Forgot About

    The radio show that I would like to revisit was the first radio show of the week: ‘Back to the 80’s’ with The …

  22. @jupiter_pop

    I’LL TAKE THE GOOD WITH THE BAD (IDEA)

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    The radio project is already coming to a close and it’s now time to look forward to the weeks ahead with video and remix/mashups! But what should the final projects be about? I’m a somewhat creative person, but even I struggle with coming up with ideas. I’m better at taking …

  23. @jupiter_pop

    YOU BETTER (RE)WORK: Part 2

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    Make it work

    Tim Gunn

    Take Me on to the next challenge! For part 2 of the rework assignment, I chose to remix my collage from my post, ‘TAKE ME ON (To The Party).’ I wanted to revisit this work because I originally liked how I took an assignment from …

  24. @jupiter_pop

    YOU BETTER (RE)WORK: Part 1

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    ? Work
    Design to the left
    Work
    Now design to the right
    Work
    Sashay, shantay ?

    RuPaulody

    Crowded hallways really grind my gears! For my first rework, I chose to take another look at my pet peeve billboard from my post, ‘PSA: We are all Animals,’ from assignment, PSA Billboard

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