1. @BegaKayla

    Absolute WORST Sounds

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    Another assignment that I created from the assignment bank was called “Auditory Hell”. This challenged us to create a sound involving multiple of our worst favorite sounds. I also used garage band for this because it was easier to mash together all of the sound effects. This was hard for …

  2. @BegaKayla

    Time to Relax

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    For one of my assignments from the assignment bank this week I chose “All the Relaxation”. This assignment challenged us to put together a piece containing some of the sounds that we find most relaxing and could listen to for hours on end. I decided to use garage band since …

  3. @BegaKayla

    Introducing The Scrunchies

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    One of our assignments for this week was to create a logo design for our radio channel. I made this simple yet elegant logo design at Tailor Brands where creating a logo is super easy and you can customize it in any way that you’d like. We chose to do …

  4. @BegaKayla

    Week 6 Down

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    This week we focused on Design and how certain elements may make or break a picture. I started off the week doing my daily creates which I found to be very exciting and I learned a lot of new techniques.

    http://kaylabega434.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=296&action=edit

    After this I posted my reflection to the Brain …

  5. @BegaKayla

    Design Blitz

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    This week we were challenged to carry around our phones and take pictures of signs that we saw. I feel that at first I was being too picky about what signs I decided to take a picture of so I decided to take one walk from my house to my …

  6. @BegaKayla

    Be My Valentine?

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    For my last design assignment from the assignment bank I chose to create a valentines day card. I chose to do this with a twist including our class theme of the 80’s. For this assignment I used Canva since I already had some previous experience using it. I selected a …

  7. @BegaKayla

    80’s License Plate

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    For this assignment from the assignment bank I chose to design my own license plate. I wanted to make this 80’s themed to fit our overall class them. As you can tell this is not your average license plate. Instead of a bright or pearly white as the background I …

  8. @BegaKayla

    Bega’s Bagels

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    For my next assignment from the assignment bank I chose to create my own logo. This was super fun for me! I have always been a coffee and bagel lover so why not create my own little shop. For this design I also decided to use Canva as my design …

  9. @BegaKayla

    Here Comes the Bride

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    For one of my projects from the assignment bank this week I chose to design my wedding invitation. I chose this assignment for many reasons. Mainly, like a lot of people I have dreamed about my wedding since a little girl. Pinterest boards, girl talk, watching weddings, and everything in …

  10. @BegaKayla

    This Weeks Creativity

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    This week we were challenged again to complete 3 daily creates. As always, I found these very enjoyable. Most of them didn’t take longer than 5 minutes and I even got to draw some this week!

    The first daily create that I got to do was find out what colors …

  11. @BegaKayla

    Into the World of Design

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    Immediately the Brain Pickings article got me thinking about how everything around me is specifically created. Even if we may not think about it all the time, there is always a reasoning behind the design of a building, a toy, a product, etc. I think about a good coffee mug, …

  12. @BegaKayla

    Week 5 Down

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    This week was a STRUGGLE. At first even just looking at the assignments for this week gave me anxiety. I have never been good using software and I was so paranoid I’d never finish all of the work. I started off with the daily creates since I had already known …

  13. @BegaKayla

    80’s Radio Show Ideas

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    80’s Radio Game Show: Quiz show? Jeopardy? Food: 80s recipes? Foods making a comeback? What new foods should we try? Relationships in the 80’s: How would relationships in the 80’s compare to relationships now? Talk Show Beauty and Fashion: Return of the scrunchy? Education: How has education changed from the…
  14. @BegaKayla

    Jazzing Up a Quote

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    For my last assignment I decided to choose one called “Quote With A New Feeling”. For this assignment we were challenged to take a quote and pair it with a song in the background. I wanted to make this 80’s theme to fit our class. I chose the quote “To …

  15. @BegaKayla

    These are a few of my favorite things (sounds)

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    For another one of my picks out of the assignment bank I chose to do “A collection of your favorite sounds”. This one was super fun! I thought of a list of my favorite things and then what sounds I could use to portray them. I used a number of …

  16. @BegaKayla

    80’s Pogo Ball Commercial

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    From the assignment bank I chose to do an assignment called “80’s Product Radio Commercial”. This assignment was easy for me because I had just learned how to use Audacity and could find sounds easily. I started by looking through a list of products that were popular during the 80’s. …

  17. @BegaKayla

    Live Tweet-Along Reaction

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    This week we were challenged to participate in a live tweet along while listening to the DS 106 radio show. This one proved very challenging for me as listening in on the background noises and musics made me not focus on the words and actual plot of the story. The …

  18. @BegaKayla

    Sound Effects Story

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    I found this assignment to be super fun yet challenging. As I said earlier, I have very little experience when it comes to audio recording and softwares. In fact I hate hearing myself talk and can’t work a computer to save my life. A bonus for me was that I …

  19. @BegaKayla

    Sound Creates Mood

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    Most people when they think of audio or movies they think big picture and the loudest sounds. Maybe even only the words that are coming out of someones mouth. I’d like to argue that the background sounds are really what makes the story complete. These sounds usually tell you the …

  20. @BegaKayla

    Radio Show Bumper

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    This week one of our assignments was to create a radio bumper introducing our local DS 106 radio show. This assignment was very challenging to be at first because I know very little about audio software and editing. I first watched a few videos on how to use Audacity which …

  21. @BegaKayla

    Daily Creates Week 5

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    This week we were challenged to do 3 daily creates. Like always, these seem to amaze me in the ways that we can take simple tasks and turn them into creative thinking. It really got me thinking about symbolism this week and how things in our lives can often be …

  22. @BegaKayla

    Week 4 is in the books!!

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    This week was fun, I definitely love taking pictures but never knew much about them. This week has made me look more closely at how I photograph things and how they can tell a story to the person seeing them

    http://kaylabega434.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=216&action=edit

    I started off by examining photos that I take …

  23. @BegaKayla

    How Can Photos Tell A Story?

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    After Reading all of the assigned articles I am going to share a few of my thoughts here:

    Background: The Background of a picture can really tell a story. In reading the article on the best street photography it became very apparent that the background displayed the environment and put …

  24. @BegaKayla

    Blitz Fun

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    Welcome to my photo blitz! At first I was very confused with this assignment but upon talking to others in the class I decided it could be fun!

    (1) Confusion- Take a picture of confusion: Here’s a picture of my friend Emily when she was confused about an assignment. HCC …

  25. @BegaKayla

    Need to do now!! (Bucket List- 2 stars)

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    Welcome to my bucket list! For this I used Powerpoint to create a template where I could label my photos and display them in a pleasing manner. After making it I simply took a screenshot and embedded it into this post. I would love to go skydiving sometime (I almost …

  26. @BegaKayla

    A not so experienced photo taker

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    I would say that I take a lot of pictures now, none of which are done professionally or with a ton of attention to detail. I love pictures for a number of reasons, one of which is I can try and capture a moment to the best of my ability. …

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