Reflection & Essay Video


Reflections

Reading How to Read a Movie written by Ebert was very intriguing! I found his rule of thumbs to be the most influential so that is what I made my video essay about mainly! I liked his article a lot, because even though I am in Intro to Cinema Studies currently at UMW, I learned even […]

April 3, 2018

Revise and Reflect


Reflections

I chose to revise my generate cool letters 3 star assignment, because it was a week where I had rushed through this assignment because my other classes were overwhelming enough. I recreated my characters name design, because I found this one fits Bobbi Jane more. I imagine if my character were to write letters during […]

March 27, 2018

Final Radio Reflection


Reflections

Creating audio and listening to my classmate’s creations of radio was truly my favorite so far! Everybody did such a great job!!! I felt like I was listening to real radio stations!   It’s cool imagining that I’m living in an apocalypse world. Weird because I keep having dreams I’m surviving in a zombie apocalypse. […]

March 27, 2018

Design Reflection


Reflections

As I watched the two TED Talks and the Canva tutorials, I found myself really intrigued from the videos! From the Paula Scher’s TED Talk, hers focused on how to be solemn vs. serious. I really liked Paula’s speech and her design work as well. It was interesting to listen to what she had to […]

February 27, 2018

Radio Reflection


Reflections

I really enjoyed these two short YouTube clips of Jad Abumrad speak about radio’s and audio audiences. As a communications and digital studies major, I am used to different types of communication with people, even if it’s not face to face. I am familiar with radios and using Audacity to create podcasts and other recordings […]

February 19, 2018

Film Reflections and gifs


Reflections

Watching the La Jetee, I enjoyed the cinematography because I am also in a Cinema Studies class this semester! All the elements I have learned thus far were helpful and easy to pin point in La Jetee. It was hard to understand at first what was happening. But through each camera shot expressed movement, facial […]

February 13, 2018

Short Story Reflection


Reflections

The two short stories I read were There will come soft rains by Ray Bradbury and Finis by Frank Lillie Pollock. I enjoyed these two stories and reading what different types of apocalypse can happen when you get creative.   Finis was about a giant sun/star that completely burns earth into a ball. The beginning […]

February 5, 2018

3 reflection assignment


Reflections

Question of the week: In the event of a zombie apocalypse, would you rather be turned into a zombie or have everyone you love turned into a zombie? Why?   In this case, I would say if you can’t beat it then join it. I would hate to see everyone I love to be a […]

February 1, 2018