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  1. Welcome to Camp Magic Macguffin

    For the Summer 2012 version of ds106, Alan Levine and Martha Burtis led a group of campers through 10 week experience at the virtual Camp Magic Macguffin, where some rather, um, expected stories emerged as well as mysteries from Shed #4.

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The Numbers

The ds106 flow includes syndicated 76592 distributed blog posts created by our participants since December 2010 when Jim Groom blogged the idea of ds106 as an open and online experiment.

Stuff to Try

Assignment Bank

Explore more than 400 800 media assignments created for and by members of ds106. Try one at random or add your own.

The Daily Create

Each day you get a new creative challenge in photo, drawing, audio, video, or writing form, that you can do in 20 minutes or less. Every day since January 8, 2012. Want a taste? Try one at random.

ds106 Radio

Our own open free form internet-based radio station, broadcasting shared music, recordings, cross casts from other stations, as well as live broadcasts from community members. Learn how to tune in and how to grab the mic.

Remix Machine

And now for something completely different! Interpret a random remix of the ds106 assignments. Make a new twist on an existing ds106 assignment.


The best of ds106! A site designed by ds106 students to showcase the works of others. Nominate anyone’s creations in ds106 that inspires you or explore it to become inspired.

Spring 2017: Mission 106


They’re Here… The Open ds106 Course

ds106 poster by Jim Groom

ds106 poster by Jim Groom

Random Sampling the Past ds106 Flow

  1. DS106 AB: A Light In The Darkness

    --Originally published at Digital Fireside
    For this week's DS106 Assignment Bank Project I decided to make a Word Cloud. The assignment was simple: using an online tool, such as Wordle, create a word cloud using text that invokes some kind of meaning or emotion. The idea is to use visualization...
  2. My first gif!

    --Originally published at CT101 Digital Storytelling
    I wanted to make my first gif a memorable one. So thought why not choosing that moment, which gave me my first role model/ idol. Hermione Granger AKA Emma Watson. View post on This right here is one of my favorite scene in the entire HP series. there can be many Harry’s and Ron’s … Continue reading "My first gif!"

    --Originally published at Chronicles of the House
    In Digital Storytelling, we’re making radio programs. We’re doing this thing called the Velociraptor Variety Show, set a few months after the zombie apocalypse (made all the more perfect by the fact that two other groups are doing time:now zombie … Continue reading
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