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    Advice from someone who knows better…


    Don’t drop this class because you get scared from all the warnings about the workload!

    Don’t get me wrong, it is a pretty heavy workload for a 100-level class, but if you just plan a little bit and you stick with it, it’s going to be the best online class …

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    Week 14


    So this is my weekly summary, post final crisis project. I had a lot of fun making it, and it might be a little cheesy with the special effects but I had a lot of fun making this and I thought it turned out pretty cool. I’m beyond amazed by …

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    The final crisis


    Charlie and Nathan are on the road to Raleigh, North Carolina. They are laughing and singing along to whatever is on the radio. It’s been a slow week, Charlie has been itching for something to do but everything has been suspiciously calm. They are heading to North Carolina to check …

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    Progress report



    I feel like I haven’t blogged here in forever. I have an idea for my final crisis! I’d like to use image, video and audio to tell my story, Charlie Sass will be in it and somehow save the day. I started making the video part and I’m putting …

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    I completed the Superhuman in everyday life assignment (3 stars). I used a picture of lake Anna where I spend a lot of time, then I found a png picture of a flying woman because flying would be my preferred superpower, then used GIMP to layer the woman over the …

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    That’s not what I expected


    For my second Remix assignment, I was tasked to “take a close up picture of something and see if people can guess what it is. Try doing the skin or outside of something that would make it hard for someone to guess!” in the original assignment, but the remix one …

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    For my first Remix assignment, I was tasked to create a collage of the opposite of peaceful places. I decided to use Charlie Sass’ least favorite places and things that generally make her scared or uneasy.

    I dowloaded a collage app on my phone and arranged the pictures in there, …

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    Have a thankful, scary New Years!


    I finished the Holiday Mashup (4,5 stars) assignment and choose the three holidays that Charlie Sass likes the best. Thanksgiving, Halloween and New Years! I found a good scary background, and then I layered different png pictures over the background to represent the three holidays. I used GIMP for the …

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    Disney Mashup Tutorial


    I decided to create a tutorial for the Disney Mashup Assignment. I used quicktime on my computer to record my screen as I was doing it, and then used iMovie to add text to the tutorial! I also added a background song from free music archive. When it was done, …

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    Disney Mashup


    I did the Disney mashup assignment (4 stars) where I picked two songs from Moana and Frozen, my favorite newer Disney movies. I still like the old ones better though, not gonna lie. I used audacity and did some simple fade in and outs to make it flow. I also …

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    A day in my life


    I completed the A day in your life (4,5 stars) assignment where I took video snippets to show a day in the life of me. Unfortunately I picked a pretty boring day since all “working days” (mon-fri) look basically the same. I used iMovie and added a song from free …

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    Final project


    So for the final project, or “crisis” I thought it might be kinda cool to incorporate everything we’ve covered this semester. I’m not sure exactly what the project is supposed to be, but what if the world is ending? We could create the worlds end using our preferred digital method …

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    I’m a girl


    So for the I’m a girl assignment (2 stars) that didn’t have any instructions, I decided to post a video of me and some of my friends being stupid. Cause I’m a girl and that’s what we like to do.

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    Life hack!


    For the life hacks assignment, I decided to make a video showing how to get an oil stain off a piece of clothing. I’ve had this issue before and I just learned how to do it, so I figured I’d share it. I used powerpoint to create the text images …

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    Listening to radio show


    I tuned in to Distress Signal the other night, and geez it was great! I think they did such a good job, it sounded very professional all throughout the show and I felt like they choose a good overall theme for the show. I loved the game show theme! It …

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    For my other web assignment, I did Google Draw Something (2,5 stars) which was fun because I can’t draw to save my life. Google did manage to guess 2/6 doodles though so I guess that’s something.

    Here’s my twitter post about my terrible doodles.

    I'm terrible at drawing, google just …

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    Web storytelling


    For the Web storytelling assignment, I used x-ray goggles to modify the content of a craigslist ad.


    The original post was about a washer for sale, obviously I changed everything about it. I’ve been watching Once Upon a Time lately, so that’s what inspired me to use this content. …

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    Weekly Summary (week 8)


    Hi again!
    This week has been substantially calmer in this class than the previous weeks (not gonna lie, it’s been kinda nice lol). I’m so happy with the way my group have worked together to make this radio show come together. Everyone has been on top of their game along …

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