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    Web Agency



    Above is a link to my created Web Domain for Gambino De Luca. I chose to use Wix for this assignment because it was user friendly and I found that the subdomain was confusing. I also wanted to exploring other domain building services. Obviously this site is just getting …

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    Assignments 3/30-4/5


    Assignment 1: 


    Using either Microsoft Word, creating your own webpage, or using a website like LinkedIn, create a “fake” resume for a fictional person or character of your choice. Add detailed descriptions and make the resume relevant to the character. Resume must include a profile, work history, education, and …

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    Final Unit Choice


    For the final unit I have decided to work alone. I have such a busy schedule and I don’t want to hold a group back because I cant meet when every can. Looking forward for what is to come!…

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    Daily Creates


    This week were assigned three daily creates and all three are posted below! Enjoy!

    This assignment was to take a picture of a tree and turn it into art. I really dont think anything had to be done to this photo. This was taken in Charleston South Carolina and to …

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    Character Interview


    So this assignment was to create an Interview for you character. I chose all 7 questions from Professor Groom’s video and they were all fairly straight forward and easy to answer. I gave to the point answers and some of them are shocking to say the least. I did this …

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    Weekly Summary March 16-22


    To start, this week was an awful one. I had a terribly busy week along with some things going on in my personal life and Professor Groom was so kind to give me an extension so that I could complete the work. Groom you are the best!

    My two daily …

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    How to Read a Movie


    For this assignment, everything started with Roger Eberts, “How to Read a Movie” and this piece was awesome. Some of his points were things that i have never thought of before and some things were so simple that are just overlooked by all. After reading Eberts piece watching Notorious by …

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    Video Assignements


    For the first assignment i completed, I chose to do a highlight reel for one of my favorite athletes.


    Channel your inner ESPN and clip together highlights of your favorite athete, set it to some music, and add an intro

    5 Stars!

    For this assignment I picked Alex Ovechkin …

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    Final Radio Show Reflection


    The radio show as a whole was an absolute blast. Not only was producing the show a great time but I had an even better time listening in to others shows. Its incredible some of the ideas that kids come up with and by far my favorite was the Maury …

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    Radio Show Review


    To start, I have attached two screenshots below of the tweets I sent during The “NOIR not the Father” show.

    I can’t say enough about this radio show. The Maury theme was absolutely genius and whoever’s idea that was bravo! I’m not sure if this group was a random group …

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    The God Father, Movie Review



    Pretty straight forward, write a review of a movie. Don;t be afraid to use images, GIFs, and clips to support your discussion, but focus on the text. Make an argument about the film, no lame thumbs up nonsense.

    3 Stars!

    Gambino here. First and foremost the movies a joke. …

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    Create A Warning Poster



    Create a poster warning people of some sort of danger. It can be a danger that isn’t ever present, like the lochness monster, or something really elaborate, like beware falling off of a rhino into a bath of lizards and Shia Lebouf. Have fun with it and get as …

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    Create Your Own Business Card



    We’re reaching a time in our lives where where professionalism is key. Use photoshop to create your own business card to advertise who you are.

    2 Stars!

    Below is a created business card for my character Gambino De Luca. The card features a pool hall setting, his name, his …

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    Noir Valentines



    In honor of the convergence of Friday the 13th, St. Valentine’s Day and Noir106, and inspired by The Nitrate Diva, here’s a new assignment to try: Design a Noir Valentine card. Incorporate images and quotes from film noir, the noir-er the better.

    2 Stars!

    Below I have created …

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    Sunset in Melbourne, Australia



    Christina, this is incredible. I have a huge appreciation for nature and the capture of this sunset is beautiful. Not only is it beautiful but your write up of textures and color combinations is spot on! I live to see sunsets like this and Australia is on my bucket …

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    Buckets Behind Bars


    Buckets Behind Bars

    This assignment was so simple yet so effective. The implementation of Professor Groom was brilliant and it even kind of looks like him! I am sad to say that i missed this radio show and am dissapointed to say the least. “Served in the finest prisons” is …

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    My 1200 mph Commute


    Open ds106 Syllabus

    Ben Rimes really went hard on this assignment. At first i wasn’t very interested just because we all have similar days and i felt as though its not like im going to see anything out of the norm. The video editing skills in this video are breath …

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    Mash-Up Time


    Mash-up Time!

    This audio mash-up really caught my eye. I am a huge fan of country music and i had to take a look. Brittany did a fantastic job of mashing up some of Brad Paisleys greatest hits and it is incredible to see them all put together. It was …

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    Weekly Summary 2/22-3/1


    Radio Show Progress

    The Radio show was a great experience. I was quite worried when I saw what we had to do but once I found a group and met with my members the stress was relieved. To be honest I think the biggest struggle of this project, being an …

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    Radio Show Process


    The Radio show was a great experience. I was quite worried when I saw what we had to do but once I found a group and met with my members the stress was relieved. To be honest I think the biggest struggle of this project, being an online class, was …

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    Daily Create 2/25/2015


    Below are the Emoji’s that I used for my story. This story features a gun, money, a cigarette, alcohol, and a man running. This story ties back to Gambino, my created character and showcases his lifestyle. He’s always packing heat and lives for the thrill of money and the rush …

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    Radio Show Progress


    To be completely honest the creation of a Radio Show is very daunting. I wasn’t sure where to start or even find group members. Luckily Professor Groom suggested Twitter and I found three people that were so kind to let me join their group.

    At first we had no clue …

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    Radio Bumper


    Now that we have a #ds106 radio up and running creating a 15 to 30 second bumper for the station. What is a bumper? It is a short recording that identifies the radio station with signature music or an expression that makes sure the listeners know what they are tuned …

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    Your Theme Song


    If you had the opportunity to create your own theme music, what would it sound like? Get creative and create your own sounds or select an instrumental from Youtube or any other source that represents you well. If you are going the youtube route, remember to use VidtoMp3. Once …

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    Sounds of Gambino’s Day


    Record different sounds throughout your day. It can be as long or as short as you’d like. When you finish, combine them into one long sound of your day! Upload it to SoundCloud


    3 Stars!

    I decided to link this assignment to my created character as I thought it …

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    Music Mashup


    Using Audacity (or any other sound editing program) create an audio mashup with 2 very distinct songs. According to wikepedia these mashaps may fall under “fairuse”.


    3 1/2 Stars!

    For this assignment I looked towards Country music as there has been many stories about how similar so many songs …

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