1. Saad S

    Final Reflection – DS106!

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    Well the semester has come to an end, and I surely will miss this class, DS106. When I first read the class description, I thought to myself that this is the perfect class for me, for someone who love’s creating media – and it fulfilled a general education as well. …

  2. Saad S

    Final Reflection – DS106!

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    Well the semester has come to an end, and I surely will miss this class, DS106. When I first read the class description, I thought to myself that this is the perfect class for me, for someone who love’s creating media – and it fulfilled a general education as well. …

  3. Saad S

    Future iView!

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    In the year 2020, where the computer and phone is all hardwired in your eye to your brain.. below is a video showing off some of the stuff you’ll be able to do with this. It’s still in the beta testing phase . Anyways, Forget google glasses, this is far …

  4. Saad S

    Future iView!

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    In the year 2020, where the computer and phone is all hardwired in your eye to your brain.. below is a video showing off some of the stuff you’ll be able to do with this. It’s still in the beta testing phase . Anyways, Forget google glasses, this is far …

  5. Saad S

    Check Check Check

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    So with the semester coming to an end, I’ve made sure I’m prepared. I’ve organized by blog using categories and made sure I’ve completed everything according to the syllabus. I’ve created my UMW blog to archive my DS106 blog, however, I still plan to continue hosting my original blog on …

  6. Saad S

    Check Check Check

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    So with the semester coming to an end, I’ve made sure I’m prepared. I’ve organized by blog using categories and made sure I’ve completed everything according to the syllabus. I’ve created my UMW blog to archive my DS106 blog, however, I still plan to continue hosting my original blog on …

  7. Saad S

    Final Project Update

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    Ahhhhhhhhhhhhh, I got so many projects and assignments to do this last week of classes, I believe I’ve overwhelmed myself by choosing to do this type of final project – “Future Eye View.” However, I’m still sticking with it, I’ve already recorded some eye-view footage on my camera and been …

  8. Saad S

    Final Project Update

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    Ahhhhhhhhhhhhh, I got so many projects and assignments to do this last week of classes, I believe I’ve overwhelmed myself by choosing to do this type of final project – “Future Eye View.” However, I’m still sticking with it, I’ve already recorded some eye-view footage on my camera and been …

  9. Saad S

    Emo Target (Remix)

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    This remix assignment was a mix between the original “Re-brand a logo” and “Go emo.” I had a tough time using someone else’s original assignment to remix into an emo logo, so I just ended up using the target logo, putting a bit of my own remix to it and …

  10. Saad S

    Emo Target (Remix)

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    This remix assignment was a mix between the original “Re-brand a logo” and “Go emo.” I had a tough time using someone else’s original assignment to remix into an emo logo, so I just ended up using the target logo, putting a bit of my own remix to it and …

  11. Saad S

    If Movie Posters Told A Lie! (Remix)

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    This remix assignment was a mix of the original assignment “if movie posters told the truth” along with “the opposer.” So I thought of doing the opposite then of telling the truth, and instead displayed a lie on a movie poster. The one I chose to remix was from a …

  12. Saad S

    If Movie Posters Told A Lie! (Remix)

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    This remix assignment was a mix of the original assignment “if movie posters told the truth” along with “the opposer.” So I thought of doing the opposite then of telling the truth, and instead displayed a lie on a movie poster. The one I chose to remix was from a …

  13. Saad S

    Train – Drive By Lyric Visualization

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    What I did here was take a one minute snippet from the song Drive By from Train and found pictures everywhere online to represent the lyrics. This idea came to my mind when I was doing the lyric video assignment. Finding appropriate pictures for the lyrics was a bit of …

  14. Saad S

    Train – Drive By Lyric Visualization

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    What I did here was take a one minute snippet from the song Drive By from Train and found pictures everywhere online to represent the lyrics. This idea came to my mind when I was doing the lyric video assignment. Finding appropriate pictures for the lyrics was a bit of …

  15. Saad S

    All I Have To Do Is Dream – Lyric Video

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    For my lyric video snippet, I decided to go back to the classics and chose to do a snippet from “All I Have To Do Is Dream” by The Everly Brothers. What I basically did was get an HD Cloud looping video from youtube to have a dreamy like theme …

  16. Saad S

    All I Have To Do Is Dream – Lyric Video

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    For my lyric video snippet, I decided to go back to the classics and chose to do a snippet from “All I Have To Do Is Dream” by The Everly Brothers. What I basically did was get an HD Cloud looping video from youtube to have a dreamy like theme …

  17. Saad S

    Good Guys Gone Bad in 5 Seconds

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    For this assignmenet, I picked five movies/tv-shows and one archetype that I took from each of them which was “Good Guys Gone Bad.” Basically 5 characters that started out to be the “Good Guys” but throuhgut the movie or tv show, became “Bad.” The first was Anakin from Star Wars, …

  18. Saad S

    Good Guys Gone Bad in 5 Seconds

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    For this assignmenet, I picked five movies/tv-shows and one archetype that I took from each of them which was “Good Guys Gone Bad.” Basically 5 characters that started out to be the “Good Guys” but throuhgut the movie or tv show, became “Bad.” The first was Anakin from Star Wars, …

  19. Saad S

    Star Wars Trilogy Mashup!

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    For my trilogy trailer mashup, I used Star Wars, Episode I, II, and III, mostly focusing on the transformation of Anakin to the dark side. I spent a substantial amount of time editing this and I believe it turned out pretty well. One of the biggest challanges was to get …

  20. Saad S

    Google Project Glass

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    Well turns out that Google found out what I planned to do for my final project (damn their new privacy policy) … They recently released a concept video of what they hope to accomplish someday with Project Glass. It’s essentially having your smart phone on your face, where you view …

  21. Saad S

    Toy Story 3 Horror Recut Trailer

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    Toy Story 3 Horror Film (Trailer Mashup)

    I created a trailer mashup where I took scenes from the original trailer for Toy Story 3 and changed it to seem like it’s a horror movie. Of course the creepy piano instrumental really helped to create that effect. Some other stuff I …

  22. Saad S

    Return to the Silent Era Techniques (Tutorial)

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    I used Sony Vegas to make this. One of the techniques I used was layering of multiple audio files in a timeline. This technique can be used in almost any video editor I believe. What I did was have one layer of music playing throughout the whole video. On top …

  23. Saad S

    Daily Creates of the Week

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    Photograph a local geological area:

    From Berlin to the News Museum in DC guess that makes it local now

    Glamorize your ride with a photo worthy of its service to you:

    Music!!

    A Beautiful Mess:

    Berlin Wall Graffiti…

  24. Saad S

    Future Eye View

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    I’ve had some ideas running through my head about the final project. The design and video section were two of my favorite parts, therefore I’d like to do something with video that would allow me to design as well.

    I’m thinking about something around the lines of a “vision of …

  25. Saad S

    Shawshank Redemption Video Analysis

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    A video analysis of The Shawshank Redemption, which includes a montoge of footage from the movie and examples from specific parts within the movie. All the clips are from YouTube. Some of the stuff I point out is the meaningfulness of the story and the camera techniques as well as …

  26. Saad S

    The Walking Dead Opening Credits Remake

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    I really enjoyed the following assignment. It was to take the opening credits of a film (in this case I took one for a TV show) and redo it in an alternate style. I redid the opening credits of The Walking Dead, a popular TV show on AMC that just …

  27. Saad S

    King Kong in the Silent Era

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    For this assignment, I edited the 2005 King Kong movie trailer to make it more like a 1930ish silent movie trailer. This worked out well because the movies plot is set during the Great Depression (1933).

    I used Sony Vegas 7.0 for this. I’m usually hesitant about resorting back to …

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