For the final group project I felt as if I had to take on a leadership role. We all have busy schedules so in order to make sure assignments were done on time I would send reminders to the other members of my group about the assignments. Sometimes we would be cutting deadlines close, which… Continue reading Group Project Reflection: Getting the Word Out
For the final group project that we are working on, we came up with three ideas to help aid in educating the public. We collaborated with one another and discussed many possibilities when it came to the direction we would like to take in regards to our group project. We assessed each option to better… Continue reading Narrative: Final Group Project
My group and I had discussed many possibilities when it came to the direction we would like to take in regards to our group project. First, we looked at each of the three options. We discussed what was needed in order to complete the task that would also be beneficial in the long run for… Continue reading Collaborating on the Final Group Project
This first meme, Rage Guy, makes me laugh because I feel we can all relate to this when we get mad. It’s the face we want to make and what we want to scream out sometimes when someone gets us that worked up or angry and yet we have to maintain some composure. It’s how we… Continue reading Memes and Going Viral
I, personally, can see value in hackers. As Coleman states in Phreaks, Hackers, and Trolls, “[h]ackers do not universally invoke this type of policing between “good” and “bad” or “authentic” and “inauthentic.” Some hackers recognize the diversity of hacking and also acknowledge that, despite differences, hacking hangs together around a loose but interconnected set of issues,… Continue reading Phreaks, Hackers, Trolls and Video Editing with Windows Movie Maker
Authenticity means that something is genuine or unique, reliable, and some what different. Whether the authenticity in DIY publishing is for radio, video or print, generally the product is something of your own idea that has the ability to set your work apart from others. In “The Minutemen” article by Azzerad, “The Minutemen…were paragons of… Continue reading Audio Editing with Audacity and Authenticity in DIY Publishing!
In creating my header, we needed to use the program Gimp, which I’m unfamiliar with. Programs, such as Gimp and Photoshop, have never been incorporated into my life. This made photo editing difficult for me since I needed to learn from scratch. I struggled trying to figure out which tools meant what or how to… Continue reading Adventures of Creating a Header With Gimp