This was based on the assignment found here (http://assignments.ds106.us/assignments/sound-effects-story/). I tried to convey a story of someone gaming through both a success and failure. I tried to indicate success with the happy chime, but failure with the repetitive laser beeping sound. I feel like it kind of conveys what I was imagining but only if the context is there.
This was based on the assignment found here (http://assignments.ds106.us/assignments/fictional-radio-ad/). This assignment was a ton of fun to work on mainly because I love the twisted world of invader zim. Everything there is grotesque and horrible so it is a ton of fun to separate yourself and pretend to be there sometimes.
This was based on the assignment found here (http://assignments.ds106.us/assignments/have-a-phone-conversation-with-yourself/). This assignment was fun to do albeit pretty embarasing considering I do not talk much in general so having a clip of me saying goofy things is a tad bit of a nightmare for me. It was at least kind of fun pretending to be the goofy milkman spy I came up with.
This week mostly focused on photography skills and editing which was interesting given that I am not particularly skilled in photography. All in all I really appreciated this week because the assignments helped to get me out of my comfort zone. @ds106dc #ds106 In 1856 The covent garden theater in london caught on fire pic.twitter.com/7iq0FGobDX — Igtherion Crossek (@Igtherion) February 7, 2017 @ds106dc #ds106 I think the most beautiful things on the internet are the worlds people create within it. Like central shroud from ffxiv. pic.twitter.com/KrIdnUtCM9 — Igtherion Crossek (@Igtherion) February 7, 2017 @ds106dc #ds106 Starry Night + Final Fantasy's
This was based on the assignment found here (http://assignments.ds106.us/assignments/love-at-first-shot/). I chose this picture because it doubled on the word play for shot, given it is a photo shoot and there are guns. Besides the goofy double use I actually like this picture for a couple. I like it because they are together and confident about being together despite how silly they look, which is something I feel should be a part of love rather than arbitrary “couples actions.” They also go for contrasting colors in this shot with the white in black, emphasizing not only their individuality, but how those
This was based on the assignment found here (http://assignments.ds106.us/assignments/thats-not-what-i-expected/). I thought this would be interesting given how different certain things would look so close up rather than through the perspective we as humans are used to seeing. Here is my object. If you could not guess what it was, it was the smooth finger grip from a game controller. With the flash and that proximity it almost looks like a wall or a crayon to me.
This was based off the assignment found here (http://assignments.ds106.us/assignments/4-lines-5-dots-1-curve/). I found this assignment really interesting because I had to really think in the abstract of not only what I could create with only 4 lines, 5 dots, and 1 curve, but also what could something I create randomly be interpreted as. I elected for the latter as I found that it was more interesting to try to find meaning in a creation with no planning. My creation reminds me of some sort of aquatic life form, or even a space ship from a science fiction piece.
This was based on the assignment found here (http://assignments.ds106.us/assignments/shadow-of-a-doubt/). When I think of shadows my mind goes to shadow puppetry because it is so a fun and interesting way to convey a message. I really appreciate the plasticity of shadow puppets in what they can be and represent.
The assignment bank is down so I cannot do some of the assignments. Panicing.
This week was definitely interesting given all of the writing assignments, especially those pertaining to the spy theme. It forced me a tad out of my comfort zone and forced me to put myself “out there.” @ds106dc #ds106 The provided hat reminded me of Ethan Klein's beanies. pic.twitter.com/lwBGklTfPn — Igtherion Crossek (@Igtherion) January 30, 2017 @ds106dc #ds106 There is not gold in those hills, only espionage. pic.twitter.com/SMjcH8A1t5 — Igtherion Crossek (@Igtherion) February 2, 2017 @ds106dc #ds106 A device that measures the pressure of your steps and adjusts padding for comfort. — Igtherion Crossek (@Igtherion) February 2, 2017 http://igtherioncrossek.com/uncategorized/the-commonalities-of-the-spy-genre/ http://igtherioncrossek.com/uncategorized/agent-stories/ http://igtherioncrossek.com/uncategorized/character-dossier/