1. cogdog

    I’m So Mappy


    For the love of the web, ignore this. Just testing some code stuff. Can’t figure who the bleep wants to autotweet this; it’s not me.

    Everything below the line came from http://splot.ca/comparator/made/18/

    $(window).load(function() { $('#container').beforeAfter({ imagePath: "http://splot.ca/wp-content/themes/comparator/js/", }); $('#container').draggable(); }); …

  2. cogdog



    Trying to make a YT video loop with iframe code:

    <iframe width="640" height="360" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/y48hmNVvPis?loop=1&playlist=y48hmNVvPis" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> Get embed code from YT Add to URL for src= the parameters ?loop=1&playlist=y48hmNVvPis where the value for playlist= matches the part of the url after /embed/ (the YT Id for the video)…
  3. cogdog

    Image Bending in Audacity



    The frames of this gif (image data) were edited in audio editing software. It’s in the realm of glitch art as the effects created are largely unpredictable. It’s a matter of saving an image in an uncompressed format, importing into Audacity, applying an effect or two, and exporting back …

  4. cogdog

    When the course is over…


    Yeah, c’mon

    When the course is over
    When the course is over, yeah
    When the course is over
    Keep on the blogs
    Keep on the blogs
    Keep on the blogs, yeah

    For the blog is your special friend
    Keep on feeding as it intends
    Blog is your only friend
    Until …

  5. cogdog

    GMU Final Project Specs

    Now is your chance to put the storytelling and media skills you have practiced over the last 7 weeks to work. Each week you have been asked to describe something in the world that would be better understood via a story approach. You can now pick any of those ideas...
  6. cogdog

    GMU Weeks 6&7: Telling Stories in Video

    Here is the topic most students find both the most challenging and/or rewarding portion of ds106: video. It presents challenges with file formats, creating more complex narratives, and working with more complicated software. But it is also one of the most engaging forms of media — hence the current...
  7. cogdog

    GMU Week 5: It Sounds Like a Story

    You have worked on creating stories through images exploring the methods of photography and the way visual design works. This week, we jump media to look at telling stories in audio, which we first observed in week 2. This week, you get to make stories with just...
  8. cogdog

    Making a Big Splash


    I decided to do the Color Splash assignment – in this assignment I needed to remove all the color from a photo and then turn the color back on for just one part of it. I chose to use a photo from my trip to the ocean because kdlsjf;ds flkdsj …

  9. cogdog

    GMU Week 4: It’s All By Design

    We’ve wrapped up our week on visual storytelling and continue looking at the visual form of media, but now with a perspective on visual design. It’s not always clear where the line is between design and visual, but ds106 design storytelling assignments generally involve more creating and modifying in...
  10. cogdog

    Vermontian Style (using WordPress Galleries)


    Just to demonstrate the use of Galleries for your wordpress sites, here’s what I have been suffering through this past week…

    You should first enable some of the gallery features in your own site via Settings — Media

    You can create these galleries from the images you upload to wordpress, …

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