Reading Response 5

In this weeks reading response, “Territory as Interface: Design for Mobile Experiences” by Michael Longford will be used. In his paper, Longford opens with an imaginative quote that uses great imagery to depict the world of new media: “The cities of today and tomorrow only exist within the twisted relations between physical community and its […]

Picture This!

In the article, Picture This, Lisa Gye discusses the impact of mobile phones on personal photographic practices. She goes in depth about the convergence of the camera and the mobile phone, along with the impact that camera phones have on the social uses of personal photography. Gye explains this by stating, “There is no doubt […]

Blog post #5

Its time to write my final Blog post for CMDP 1400. This class has been an interesting one that has exposed me to the most relevant information that I will be using as I peruse a career in the real world. I have gained more understanding in the world of changing media with an understanding […]

Blog #4

We’re coming up on the end of the semester and it’s not quite as good of a feeling as I had hoped. I’m finishing up on classes and beginning to study for finals which has created a feeling of pressure to perform. I have tried to direct this pressure into my final portfolio and create […]

Final Portfolio Blog 2

So I finally figured out that darn Locative Media problem I was having. I started off really over-complicating things by not remembering I had access to my audio files via my email, so I attempted to retrieve them from the ENVD lab where I saved them to my student folder. For some reason I couldn’t […]

Reading Response #5 – Stearns

Anne Friedberg, a great media studies scholar, provided us with a very interesting reading this week with her article, “Journal of Visual Culture”. This reading was my favorite so far, as she somehow brings car windows to a new light when comparing them with media. She discusses how car windows are very similar in design […]

Reading Response #4 – Stearns

The article “Warcraft Adventures”, written by Henry Lowood, is focused mainly on Machinima and multiplayer video games like “World of Warcraft”. This was a very intriguing article to me because I have always had a spot in my heart for video games. Ever since I was a young lad I remember playing Halo with my […]

Final Portfolio Blog 1

I’ve found WordPress to be a solid tool for making a website seeing as it is simple and streamlined enough for me (someone with no experience making websites) to understand. However, oddly enough, although I have no experience I can tell that WordPress would be very limiting to someone with actual skill because most of […]

Blog #5: Will Dale- Web Site continues

This week my work on my website stepped up to an almost finished project, all I have left to do is upload my video files from google drive.  Wix has made it extremely easy to put a site together and design it to my image.  The writing piece of this project feels different for the […]

Blog #5 – Khoury

As of today I am almost finished with my final portfolio website. I have been working on it a lot recently because I wanted to have plenty of time to study for my other finals. Today I completed the last final response question and will just need to look at everything to make sure there aren’t […]