1. @cgarcia2580

    That’s A Wrap!

    by
    Weekly Summary #5

    Whoa! What a week! I can’t believe that this class has come to an end. I remember the first week of this course when I was so nervous that I almost dropped the class. Although, each week had it’s up’s and down’s I can say confidently now …

  2. @cgarcia2580

    The End Is Near

    by
    Final Project Reflection

    When I saw the requirements for this week I was excited! My only concern was that I only had four days to complete it, and for one of the days I was coming back from vacation. However, I put my nerves aside and started brainstorming my topics …

  3. @cgarcia2580

    Never Grow Up

    by
    Final Project

    Have you ever wondered how different Disney would be if it didn’t always end in ‘happily ever after’? Well ponder no further for I am here to tell you a story about a woman named Barbara, who challenged the ‘happily ever after’ endings.

    One night, Barbara, a working …

  4. @cgarcia2580

    Last Hurrah!

    by
    Final Project: How To

    For the tutorial on my final project I’ve decided to break it down into four different sections. The four sections display the different types of media I used and how I created each of them. These sections include, audio, visual, design, and video. If you want …

  5. @jwoodds106

    Almost Famous

    by

    The Jenna Show has been on air for 19 years, 1 month, and 21 days. It all started when Jenna was born. She was to be the main character of the show, and grow up with everyone watching. She wouldn’t be acting, and the audience loved her for it. They …

  6. @vd678

    Week 4

    by

    Reading and Analyzing Movies

    This week I read Roger Ebert’s “How to Read a Movie.” In this article, Ebert talked about a few rules of thumb that are used when analyzing movie scenes. He talks about how he goes through movies and freezes the screen at random moments to look …

  7. Andrew Brasher

    And Cut!

    by

    Man, This week was not a good week for me. I wasn’t able to start anything for any assignment until Sunday afternoon and thus I didn’t actually get anything done. I took a look at the two analysis assignments we had to do for the week and was able to …

  8. @mikeyb1503

    I am me: The evolution of my hair

    by

    For anyone who knows me, knows that I am a freak when it comes to my haircut and hairstyles. In watching this video, you will be able to tell that I have had numerous over the years, though none too strange. I am an avid visitor of the barber shop …

  9. Andrew Brasher

    Next Time, I Wouldn’t Bring Damon

    by

    The scene starts with the crew in the background of the shot as they move towards the camera and start moving from left to right,both of these changes are in the positive direction. This is meant to set up the scene as a good thing they are moving towards. Once …

  10. @mikeyb1503

    Talking to a 16 year old Mikey

    by

    For this video assignment, I did the Sixteen Year Old Me assignment. I had to address a 16 year old Mikey on his life and what to be prepared for in the future. I started off by addressing his core values at the time, what was the most prevalent things …

  11. @mikeyb1503

    Look, Listen and Analyze

    by

    The video I chose was the scene from the Hulk movie, in 2003. The scene is titled born again. The open visual for the scene is the two main characters, Betty and Bruce at a restaurant eating dinner. In the shot, you can see him as he’s chewing his food …

  12. Andrew Brasher

    What Makes a Scene

    by

    Reading through Roger Eberts “How to Read a Movie” showed me there are multiple components to a movie that are used and seen that are not always conscience patterns. In his explanation of what it means to read a movie he analyzes a scene from the movie Notorious …

  13. @mikeyb1503

    How to read a movie

    by

    As the author states early, often certain things in film may go unnoticed to the average naked eye, but often familiarized people with certain skill sets notice certain things. He lets it be known that it is common for your emotional side to be in-touch and in a sense, triggered …

  14. @vd678

    Look, Listen, Analyze

    by

    The clip I chose to analyze for this assignment was from The Newsroom. I chose to look at this clip because it is the one I thought would be most interesting to look at because of it’s content and the goings on in society today.

    Camera Work

    Throughout the …

  15. de-norm

    Four Weeks Over, One To Go.

    by
    Weekly Summary Week 4

    So we’ve reached the end of yet another week in our time here on this blog. It’s been a fun ride, I guess? Four weeks of four different mediums of representation on the digital space and four weeks of adventure. This week went by faster than …

  16. @vd678

    Reading Movies

    by

    Ebert and How to Read a Movie

    I found Roger Ebert’s “How to Read a Movie” quite interesting. I am a big fan of movies, but Ebert’s article had me thinking about the different techniques that people use when they make movies. Generally, I watch a movie because I liked …

  17. Rebecca

    Snow on the rainbow bridge

    by

    The second and final video project I chose to do this week is the 4-and-a-half (?!) star Narrative Ambiance assignment. I chose it because I thought it would be easy. I was dead. wrong.

    I like to film the weather – if it’s raining, windy, snowing, you know I’ve got …

  18. @vd678

    Snooze News

    by

    Bus Driver Spends Day Picking Up and Dropping Off Children in the Area #upworthy @ds106dc #tdc1986

  19. Rebecca

    Origami SPEED-RUN! No zen allowed!

    by

    The first video assignment I chose to do for the week is the 4-star Six Second Art project. I’ll say right now that I’m no artist – I can’t draw for beans, I can’t paint, I can’t dance, and I can’t sing. I have shaky hands so anything that requires …

  20. @jwoodds106

    Recapping It

    by

    My fourth week in ds106…what a ride. This week was much easier than the previous three. I think the video assignments did take a while for me to edit, but since I only had to complete two worth eight stars it wasn’t too bad. The intro videos and background information …

Todays TDC

#tdc2356 Make a picture of a whale with something sitting on top of it.

Bonus DS106 points if you make this into a gif.