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    DS106 Comes to a Close, But Ends With a Bang

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    What. a. semester.

    As my group members and I spoke, we couldn’t believe how quickly the semester went by, and how many topics we covered in this class! But we had so much fun, and this final project was an amazing way to wrap up all the work we’ve done!…

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    It’s Finally Here!

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    Hey y’all! Here’s our final project! We hope you enjoy. The final weekly summary will detail the work that went into it. But as a preview, the focus of this project was to show off our digital storytelling skills while at the same time linking design, audio, and video to …

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    Final Project, Here We Come!

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    Tubular Tunes and Other DS106 Antics strikes again!!!

    As usual, it will feature Lauren, Abby, and me! We have been bouncing ideas off of each other during this week, and we are so excited to be putting together one last project as the semester of DS106 comes to a close.…

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    Tutorial: Logo Switch-Up

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    I love how creative and diverse this assignment can be. While there are many ways to make this happen, I decided to use Snapchat, as it is very user friendly.

    First, pick a photo that will be different from what your desired logo is advertising. For example, I chose a …

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    Close-Up Fun! [???? and a half]

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    Alright, this challenge was a lot of fun too!

    Instead of using GIMP (I detest it so much), I used…Snapchat!

    This is a combination of two of my favorite things: Johnny Rose from Schitt’s Creek and an adorable dachshund

    Details of the challenge can be found below:

    I’m Ready for

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    Scary Story Through Text [?????]

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    This assignment was a lot of fun!

    The challenge behind this was to approach storytelling through a text conversation. Everyone has seen text message stories online. Now, I created one!

    I used an online creator to make this happen, and I really enjoyed how user friendly it is.

    Hope you …

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    What A Week!

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    Another week come and gone! And honestly, I’m so proud of my group – Abby, Lauren, and me!

    This week was focused on video storytelling. Our goal with this big video project was to analyze what video storytelling was like in the 80s. What defined it? What was important to …

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    Project Ideas

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    I’m so excited by the prospect of our final project! My group members and I have decided we want to work together! I’m sure it will be promising.

    Here are some of my ideas for the final project!

    TED Talk

    Everyone is passionate about something! I think a great skill …

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    This is it!

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    Here we are guys!! The video show is finally done!!

    Let me give you a little info on the work that went into it first. As I said in my progress post, Abby, Lauren, and I work hard to brainstorm some really cool ideas for the show. Ultimately, we came …

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    Video Show Progress

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    Wow, this video project has been a lot of fun! Abby, Lauren, and I have been doing a lot of planning and I’m glad to say we put together a lot of great ideas and topics for our show.

    Here’s a sneak preview:

    I will be taking a look at… …

  11. @tlengel2

    Week 10 In Review!

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    What a week! Lots and lots of homework, and of course, its the week of Halloween!

    I’m really excited for the group project that Abby, Lauren, and I will be doing – a show on 80s films!

    Below, you can see a trailer for the fun things to come!

    Video

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    Video Show Plans!

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    Come one, come all! I’m so excited for this next project. Abby, Lauren, and I will be doing a project related to both visual storytelling AND the 80s. It will be a show during which we three will analyze different 80s movies.

    Similar to the Video Essay, we will analyze …

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    Thoughts While Dancing

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    Here we are with my video essay! For this project, I focused on the analysis of visual storytelling – what goes into the production, the acting, the writing – all of that.

    For my project, I chose one of my all time favorite movies: Silver Linings Playbook. I chose a …

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    Week 9 In Review

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    Although this was a calmer week, I loved it just the same! It was nice to slow things down for a little bit after the big radio project. But I also really enjoyed the opportunity to revisit some of my old work this week!

    First off, I created a Daily …

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    Daily Create Adventure

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    Are you ready for an adventure? Here is a story that I created based on my Daily Creates for this week!

    Once upon a time, there was a guy named Fred. Fred lived a simple life, and he enjoyed that! But one morning, as he was sipping his coffee and …

  16. @tlengel2

    Revisiting the Past

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    In this post, I’m revisiting the past! Some of it was scary (I had to use GIMP again!) and some of it was fun!

    A few weeks ago, I worked on an assignment that challenged me to create an inspiration quote added to a background on GIMP. It was a …

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    Project Ideas!

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    Storytelling is such a diverse concept, and so I think there are a lot of fun ways to do it!

    Here are some of my ideas:

    TED Talk

    Everyone is passionate about something! I think a great skill to develop on is public speaking. SO… a fun project could be …

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    Radio Reflections

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    After the last two weeks, during which we worked on the big project of creating a radio show, it was a lot of fun to listen to the final work of everyone!

    Let’s start with reflections on my own group’s project, which can be found below

    I will say at …

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    Week 8, Come and Gone

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    Wow, this week flew by! I guess it’s because of Fall Break. But nonetheless, this week in DS106 was exciting.

    The majority of this week was focused on my groups radio show. I enjoyed the creativity, brainstorming, and audio work practice that this involved. My group members all got along …

  20. @tlengel2

    Week 2 Fun

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    This week was all about working on the radio show! It required a lot of creativity, work, and team brainstorming.

    First off, my group and I worked on deciding the overall theme of the show. Ultimately, we decided that an 80s themed radio show would be the best way to …

  21. @tlengel2

    Week 7 Done!

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    Wow, what a week! I’m really excited for the radio show coming up. My group and I have already gotten a lot done!

    But before we get into that… my daily creates!

    This one challenged my drawing skills quite a lot. Sorry for the lack of artistic skills!

    @ds106dc Asterix …

  22. @tlengel2

    Radio Show Progress

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    Progress is coming along well for our radio show, “Tubular Tunes and Other DS106 Antics!” We’re all really excited to get started!

    For the most part, progress has been made in terms of brainstorming. Here are some of the ideas that we have come up with for the upcoming radio …

  23. @tlengel2

    Radio Design

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    Come one, come all! Or I guess… listen one, listen all!

    This post is advertising the radio show that my group and I will be doing. As part of that, I would like to unveil our radio show’s new logo!

    Tubular Tune & DS106 Antics! This logo was a lot …

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    Whistling a Tune [??]

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    Alright, here we go with a name-that-tune challenge! This assignment was to record yourself whistling a song that you get stuck in your head a lot. I’m supposed to make people guess what the song is. But I’ll leave the answer down below.

    Can’t figure it out?

    It’s Sam Smith’s …

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    Got Atari? [?????]

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    Here we have another audio challenge! For this assignment, you needed to create a 30-45 second radio commercial for a product from the 80s. My product is… the Atari!!

    I had a lot of fun mixing together arcade-setting audio, and also messing around with different audio effects to change my …

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    Week Six Fun

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    Alright, Week 6 has come and gone! Design week has definitely been an interesting one, filled with both a lot of fun and a lot of challenges. But as usual, with each week, I learn a little more and begin to appreciate new ways of storytelling.

    Let’s start with the …

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    What’s Design All About?

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    Here is my reflection on “A Kid’s Guide to Graphic Design” by Iconic Designer Chip Kidd.

    After having read this article, all I can say is wow – design is so immensely diverse, creative, and expressive.

    It really rang true to me to hear that EVERYTHING IS DESIGNED. Think about …

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