Applied Digital Studies Final Project

Hello and welcome to my blog! For this post I am going to be discussing the social media page called @umwinsider which I created for my final project for Digital Studies 395. In order to complete this project I worked over 40 hours throughout the semester, some time was spent in class but the large majority of the project was done outside of class. I thoroughly enjoyed this course because I...

Final 80’s Celebrity Analysis

Good afternoon everyone and welcome to my final project for this course. For this assignment I chose to analyze a list of 80's celebrities as listed below. These individuals come from a variety of spheres. Including, acting, singing, and dancing. Example of the format of iMovie. Work in progress I chose to analyze the lives of: MadonnaTom CruiseWinona RyderCyndi LauperMichael JacksonMolly...

Health Communication Podcast!

For this assignment I chose to do a creative project and utilize my media production techniques to engage our listeners with the information utilizing social media. For this project, I utilized a variety of media editing tools. Such as, Audacity, many google searches, google drive and sound cloud. As seen below, the podcasts were all edited on audacity then they were uploaded to sound-cloud...

80’s Celebrity Analysis Week 1

For this final project, unfortunately I was not able to organize a group project with everything going on. That being said, I decided to pursue an individual project in which I utilized Design, Video and Audio programs. All concepts that we learned this semester. I am so excited for you all the see the final product because I really enjoyed this project over all the projects we participated in...

Remixing!

Here are my two chosen remixing projects! For this project I utilized google search and audacity. First I chose the assignment, pressed remix and then went on my google search. Then, I chose the commercial to do, recorded myself and implemented some sound effects to give the commercial a strong open and closing. Next I imported these files in audacity making sure the file type was compatible...

Mashing Friends and Emojis

For 4 stars I mashed my best friend Theophilus Felder to the smirking emoji. Theo loves to make this face at me so I was ecstatic to even capture the moment. For this project I used a picture I had taken on homecoming of me and Theo, while he was making a funny face. I do not use these pictures to embarrass people, rather I use them to keep me happy and remind myself of the good times. For this...

Mash Thyself Project!

For 3 1/2 stars, I mashed up some of my previous works! For this project I worked with audacity and sound cloud, I downloaded 3 of my previous projects and edited/ overlay-ed them with one another. I love audacity it is an efficient way to edit your audio/ export your audio files within a reasonable amount of time. After I finished editing it, I uploaded it to my sound-cloud and embedded it in...

Karaoke!

For this assignment (5 stars!) I worked with an iPhone 11 Max Pro, animoji app, YouTube and my email. Initially I recorded my animoji on my phone in a texting conversation which I sent to myself. I downloaded the video to my camera roll, then I emailed it to myself. Next, from my email I downloaded to my desktop. Uploaded this to my YouTube and embedded it in my blog posts! This was so fun to do...