DIGITAL ARTEFACT LINKS: Pegsprojectfolio Second WordPress Site Square Space Site LinkedIn Twitter My proposed digital artefact this semester was a rework of my portfolio site, as well as creating a cohesive online professional presence. Coming into the final years of my degree, I noticed a lack of preparation for entering the workforce post-graduation. In order... Continue Reading →
Beta One: LUNAREN Designs (Lorena Farrenras) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xnzos-d0-a8 Iterations Concept: Since the pitch, LUNAREN as a project has shifted the focus from physical candle development to the social media presence surrounding it. The concept of a fan catered business is still present, but it has grown beyond the realm of solely Kpop. I commend Lorena for... Continue Reading →
advanced digital media project: beta.
beta video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g48v0hKVzyY&t=39s links existing portfolio second WordPress attempt Square Space site focus for the future message & target audience I have been grappling with the site limitations and design in it's own right, but I am still lacking a clear identity. The target audience is future employers, which casts a net that is too... Continue Reading →
Pitch One: LUNAREN (Lorena Farrenras) https://youtu.be/G_vaw5Gb7Gw Concept Lorena’s digital artefact concept, LUNAREN, is an online based store creating aesthetically pleasing Kpop themed merchandise. As a retired Kpop stan, I can appreciate Lorena's recognition of the glaring gap in the market. Gen-z aren’t really after plastic sticks with lights on them. The DA will be based... Continue Reading →
advanced digital media project: pitch.
pitch video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ogXRzgp-lT4&t=3s additional thoughts. Still trying to determine a passion or field of expertise in my degree towards the end of my third year is a little bit embarrassing. My overall goal for my digital artefact is to not force anything for the sake of an assessment, but to make what I'm already working... Continue Reading →
the future of forum posting: where will reddit be in 5 years? (contextual essay)
Pitch & Beta Videos Digital Artefact: https://youtu.be/ygRvhyQN_sQ Blog Post Contextual Essay Overview My digital artefact is a video speculating the future of forum posting, with a specification on Reddit in the next 5 years. It covers an overview of Reddit itself, controversial history, 4Chan, statistics, and then future suggestions. It was posted to YouTube, but... Continue Reading →
live tweeting is actually kind of hard?
The second half of the semester might have gone a little bit downhill for #BCM325's and my relationship. Self motivation and subject engagement definitely took dip, but, this just creates more room for improvement in the future. Let the compilation of Week 6's through to Week 11's tweets begin. Blade Runner 2049 Week sixes screening... Continue Reading →
beta comments – pot calling the kettle black
Beta One: Future of Live Music (Alex Fisher) Source Alex's digital artefact is looking at the future of live music across 2 blog posts and a final podcast. For this round of feedback, I wanted to tailor each comment more to the actual digital artefacts and less following my usual comment structure; which can be... Continue Reading →
when was the last time you used a forum?
BETA VIDEO https://youtu.be/wv_iX-OPfTk What is so interesting about Reddit? Forum sites diverge themselves from the now consistent theme of social media sites that centre a post's worth on the visual content or the following behind the user. As discussed in my BETA, Reddit guides the interaction to occur in the form of discussion, and not... Continue Reading →
should you pre-generate tweets? probably.
Live tweeting for each screening has resulted in a pretty consistent experience with engagement, with comedic angles often taking the interaction cake. After compiling the tweets throughout the semester, it most definitely brought my lack of analytical and academic lenses to attention. Nevertheless, here is my tweeting summary from weeks 1 to 5 thus far... Continue Reading →