Assignments

Disney Song Based Off World War Z??

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I took up the challenge of creating a Disney medley story by taking lyrics from Disney songs and mashing them together to make a story. I based mine off a section in World War Z. In the chapter “Blame”, at the Vostok Station in Antarctica, Breck Scott is a man who played on […]

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Some of the Good Sounds

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This assignment I had to mash up some of my favorite sounds. One of my favorite sounds that I couldn’t get into the clip was wind blowing through trees/leaves. In digital form it usually ends up sounding like wind noise (which I do like, but it just didn’t work for this […]

Reflection Posts

Both Together and Separate

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In the video, “How radio creates empathy“, Jad Abumrad’s idea of “co-imagining” seems closely related to the idea of written text and reading. All readers have are words on a page, from that they have to imagine every image and detail of the senses. But with radio, as Abumrad mentioned, listening to […]

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Blitz and Glamour

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The Tips for Better Photography page had some pretty basic yet insightful tips that I will definitely attempt to incorporate into my work. “Get Pickier” helped me a lot after my photoblitz had ended. Usually, I take many photos that might be good and decide which to keep later. This […]

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The (un)Dead Doppelgängers!

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I chose the assignment “We’re the Real Life Brady Bunch” and gave it an apocalyptic/supernatural twist. The family here is everyone but me who lives in our suite (rooms 210 and 212). BUT, something strange has happened: there are doppelgängers of ourselves coming after us! Not only that, but they’re […]

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She Came on the Pawsenger Train

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  My dog, Checkers, came to visit me in Fredericksburg! If you hear me talking about my puppy, I’m really talking about my twelve-year-old shi-poo (shi-tzu poodle mix). Even though I’m more of a medium-large sized dog person, I love Checkers to bits. While the train station isn’t on campus, […]