Week 5 Story Critique. Unplugged
Machinima videos are a new discovery for me. I found a production very well developed for a young team of producers that is at the same time an excellent example of remixing practices and it is related with my focus theme. Regarding the story, it have a original narrative, is creative and attractive, and also…
Mashup Assignment. Mashedup Children’s Book
One of my passions is children’s book. This assignment appealed to me. I decided to mashup together a classic book “Jack and the Beanstalk” with an icon of the pop culture such as Jack Sparrow has become. I can imagine Jack using his pirate arts to steal the beans and the giant’s gold and trying…
TDC #PenATweet day
I love the idea to celebrate the value of handwriting with the #PenATweet day TDC assignment . I wrote the first idea that came to my mind when I read about it. To create the image I wrote the sentence in a notebook and drew a tweeter image. I used the photoshop app to mix…
Week 4. Reflection
I enjoyed deeply this week’s activities and reading. From the reading I learned about popular everyday remixing practices I am ashamed I was unaware of. Like making machinima videos or fan fiction short movies, It was interesting exploring the sites, understanding the production requirements, and watching different videos and images to select which one to…
Week 4 Critique. Severus Snape | Important Scenes in Chronological Order
For this week’s critique I chose to focus on a fan fiction short movie about one of the most representative characters of Harry Potter series, Severus Snape. As a Harry Potter fanatic I found this work fascinating and it clearly shows deep knowledge of the history of the series as well as solid literacy dimensions…
Design assignment. My DS106 Days
For this week’s DS106 Design assignment I chose to create an infographic life. I graphically represented how I distribute my daily time each day during this course. I estimated that my daily activities usually take 16 hours and calculated the percentage I usually spend developing UC Denver ds106’s different tasks, having family working time, and…
Lankshear and Knobel. Fourth Chapter. Remixing Practices Reflection.
Examining social practices of digital remixing as a necessary condition for democratic culture as a new norm for writing gives me a new dimension to consider popular production and expression. Lankshear and Knobel emphasized the increasing importance technology has in digital remixing though the practice of writing. They explained the power incorporating sound and video…
TDC A bad photo made better
If I was faster… I saw a white squirrel climbing on my apple tree. Unfortunately I am a terribly slow photographer and I just catch the tree. The drawing is an example of how the moment looked in my mind. For the creative process I drew using white paper and ink, I took a photo with…
TDC Recycle Selfie.
TDC Recycle Selfie. A few months ago I made a traditional mask using recycled material… very messy process, but It turned out very well in the end!
Week 3. Reflection
Self-discovery is becoming a daily surprise. That is the start I choose for one of my daily created assessments and I believe that idea represents my experience during these days. This was a remarkable week for me in this course. I was able to interconnect all the activities I participated with my professional interest and…