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    Final Project


    Once upon a time, there was a professional football player named Robert Griffin III, he was a super star in college, winning the Heisman Trophy, which is the highest honor for a single player in college football. He was the best player in the league, everything was going great for …

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    Look, Listen, Analyze


    Analyze the Camera Work: The camera work in this scene really makes helps to achieve the wanted affect of this scene. The camera first pans in with no apparent focus to give an overall view of the tragedy that occurred in the previous scene. Since this is the final seen …

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    Tutorial for: Compilation Video


    The original description for this assignment is “Pick a theme and download multiple videos from Youtube that fit the theme. Cut them up and create a compilation video by putting the clips to music.”

    I am going to give a step by step walk through on how to complete this …

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    Beach Lovin’


    The prompt for this video assignment was “Choose something that you love and make a video of it! You can take pictures or videos and combine them into one final video. Try to find music that has to do with the thing you love and add it to the video. …

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    Shark Compilation Video


    For this video assignment, the prompt was “Pick a theme and download multiple videos from Youtube that fit the theme. Cut them up and create a compilation video by putting the clips to music.”

    I chose to find different clips of sharks on Youtube, and splice them together into a …

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    Daily Create #1


    Todays daily create prompt was to post a picture that has “magical light.” I chose to use this picture I took off the back of my friends boat as we went out fishing at dusk the other night. I feel as if the sunset through the clouds is pretty “magical.”…

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    What I Learned This Week


    This week was definitely uncharted territory for me since I have never really used audio software before. I learned how to use Audacity which took some time and looking at online tutorials but finally I got the hang of it. This week I think I definitely went all out on …

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    Daily Create #3


    The prompt for todays Daily Create was to try and draw a picture using only circles, squares, triangles, lines and dots. I thought this was a fun thing to try because I did not know if it would work or not. I drew a house and managed to only use …

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    Summary of Feedback and Other Blogs


    As far as what I have learned and gained from others peoples comments I think that I have gotten some useful feedback as far as how I have been doing my blog posts. It seems that I have being doing a reasonably good job from others people perspective because I …

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    Emotions Through Sound


    For this assignment, we were prompted to “Try to convey a certain emotion, such as fear, stress, sadness, etc. by combing sound effects. They can be human sounds, such as crying with laughter in the background, to maybe express someone’s fears or being embarrassed, or you can get really artsy …

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    Daily Create #2


    For todays Daily Create, the prompt was to draw on your hand and paper and mesh the two together. Now I am not a very good drawer so I decided on something simple and that happened to be a pizza.…

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    494: Hit the Road


    In this audio story, an unemployed man decides to walk across the country, from Philadelphia to New Orleans and then to California. He embarks on a 4,000 mile trip across the country, and has some very interesting experiences along the way. He decided that he wanted to ask people he …

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    Tutorial for Character Bird Calls


    This assignment is not particularly difficult, but in case you need some help here is a tutorial to get you through it! if you have any questions feel free to comment!

    Before you can do this assignment you must have access to some kind of audio editing software such as …

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    Calling All Comedians


    This audio assignment is called “Character Bird Calls” the description for this assignment is to “Like some people use special whistles to attract birds, your task is to create an 30 second or less audio file that might be used to “call” a particular character from a movie, tv, or …

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    Reflection On Audio Storytelling


    After watching Part One of Ira Glass’ talk on storytelling, I have an entirely new way of thinking about audio storytelling. To begin, Glass says to throw out everything you learned in High School about how to tell a story and to begin to think of storytelling from a broadcasters …

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    Weekly Summary


    Now that week two is complete, I believe I learned a lot of things about graphic design that I definitely did not know going into this week. I think I completed the assignments well and with attention to detail. The majority of the design assignments I found to be very …

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    Design Blitz


    For my DesignBlitz, I took pictures of things I found in my parents house that I thought were good examples of some of the different design elements that were given.

    The first element I found was the use of color, the example I found was the shower curtain in my …

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    Daily Create #4



    Todays Daily Create was to draw a picture of odds and ends that bring you pleasure so I drew some of the things that sit around my desk that bring me some pleasure like my laptop, a book and my iPhone.…

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    Daily Create #3


    For todays Dailycreate, the prompt was to draw a picture on a napkin, so in honor of today being the Fourth of July, I drew fireworks and an American flag on a napkin.…

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    Design Assignment #5


    This Design Assignment is called “This Assignment is Suspect” and the description of how to do this assignment is “Have you ever seen those crime shows that organize a case using a suspect board? Like Scandal or Blacklist? Well, that’s exactly what this assignment is. You will create a suspect …

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