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    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, …

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    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 …

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    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 …

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    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 …

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    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 …

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    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 …

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    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 …

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    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 …

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    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 …

  13. @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 …

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    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 …

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    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 …

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    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 …

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    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 …

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    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 …

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    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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    WEEKLY SUMMARY: Week 8

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    ? Thank you for being a friend
    Travel down the road and back again
    Your heart is true, you’re a pal and a confidant

    And if you threw a party, invited everyone you knew
    You would see the biggest gift would be from me
    and the card attached would say,…

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    DAILY CREATE: Week 8

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    This week, we colored a TV show and made scribble monsters, we made snowflakes and showcased an ideal font, we talked about our dream life and picked a song that brings back memories! I liked all the daily creates this week, so it’s going to be hard to choose a …

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    RADIO SHOW UPDATE 2

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    The 80’s Television Power Half-Hour is just about complete and ready to be uploaded to SoundCloud! Group members added their contributions on a Google Doc by Wednesday so that Kollin could stitch all the pieces together. I’d like to thank Kollin who volunteered as tribute; his efforts made this show …

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    WEEKLY SUMMARY: Week 7

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    The Airwaves of TV Via Radio

    ? through the airwaves of Radio-
    people never read the airwaves of TV
    do we only feed the airwaves of TV
    I really should have seen through the airwaves of TV ?

    Thomas ‘Melody’ Dolby

    This week, we kicked off the Ds106 Radio group …

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    DAILY CREATE: Week 7

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    This week, we drew a favorite cartoon and played emoji karaoke, found creative billboards and visualized vocabulary, drew our dream home and gave ourselves an award! I definitely deserve the ‘Over-doing it’ Award. Case in point- I always do 6 daily creates, even though the requirement is only 3. I …

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    80’s POWER DESIGN: A Radio Show Project

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    I’m feeling the 80’s power of geographic shapes in this Radio Show Design Project! For this assignment, we had to create a poster/bumper sticker/logo/etc. for our radio show, and I got to work thinking about our group’s 80’s Television Power Half-Hour! I was influenced by my own group member’s poster, …

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