• Digital Storytelling

    Infomercial Fails

    The next assignment I decided to complete this week was “Where Did The Soda Go?” for the humorous fails and over-dramatic reactions. I was considering doing something like this for awhile, so I was happy to discover an assignment related to it! I knew of this infomercial because I saw it a few years ago and thought it was utterly ridiculous. Luckily Google knew what infomercial I was looking for when I did a search for “infomercial where the bowls explode out of the cabinet.” This was the first result! It features a woman going to her kitchen cabinet, opening it, and then it looks like an entire store’s worth…

  • Digital Storytelling

    The Joy of Subtitles

    For my final assignment this week I decided to create a subtitled GIF for the aptly named assignment, “Subtitle GIF.” Since I have already related one assignment this week to our wonderful theme of Bob Ross, I decided to go back to the first week of this class and subtitle a GIF I created from the episode of “The Joys of Painting” I was assigned to watch. In this episode, “The Property Line” (Season 25, Episode 13), Bob Ross talked about his love for all creatures and included footage of him holding a baby racoon. To do this took a few steps, simply because I used GIPHY, however GIPHY does…