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Final Project – What’s (y)our story?

For your final project, you are going to tell a story across multiple categories of media. You’ve done writing, photography, audio, video and design. You’ve remixed and mashed up. You’ve done big projects and group projects. You’ve connected different stories.…

Week Twelve

4/9/21 – 4/16/21 Assignments This week we will be focusing on Mashups & Remixes. The terms mashup and remix are often associated with music, but they don’t need to be limited to it. So what is a mashup? What is…

Week Eleven: Making movies

4/2/21 – 4/9/21 We are doing a second week of video. We’re bringing it all together in these last few weeks. This is almost entirely taken from the Open ds106 Unit 10: Video the ds106 Way Focus on the storytelling…

Week Ten: Reading movies

3/26/21-4/2/21 Following up on last week Many people had interesting project ideas last week. I recommend checking them out. Note that the list includes previous semesters, so you may wish to ignore anything from before 2021. Where we’re going from…

Week Nine: and everything’s fine

3/19/21 – 3/26/21 Everyone worked through major projects these past weeks, so we’re going to reflect on what the class has accomplished. We’ve looked at writing on the web and the power of the hyperlink. We’ve worked with images, design…

Week 5: Turn it up!

By my count, 26 posts got highlighted this past week. Yay! Once again, many different works were selected, for all kinds of reasons. So let’s celebrate the sounds of Week 5.   Listening to My Front Yard I like the…

Week Five: hearing is believing

2/19/21 – 2/26/21 All work is due by midnight on 2/26/21 This week we will dig into audio storytelling. That goes beyond the words and tone of voice to include sound effects, background noise and music. We will be asking…