• Digital Storytelling

    My First Song: Revisited

    For my second rework assignment in DS106, I wanted to revisit the song I made for the “Play DJ & Make A Song” assignment. I stated in the original that I created this song using GarageBand after it came pre-installed on my new iPad. Since then I have bought a new keyboard case and a stylus for future art and animation projects in Procreate, however the stylus also came in handy when moving around sound files in GarageBand. I had previously stated at the time I made the first song that I had no experience with the program. I still have very little experience with it, but I’ve managed to…

  • Digital Storytelling

    Just Some Transitions!

    For this next assignment I was inspired in part by “3’S A Band” and the “Chrome Music Labs” assignments. Now that my group has divvied up work and started on started on our radio show project, I wanted to try and create some transitions to play between scenes. There’s plenty of audio assignments on the DS106 Assignment Bank that encourage you to create sounds and songs of your own, but I am a person who has never learned to play an instrument and knows absolutely nothing about music or music theory. As I was browsing the assignment bank, I decided to check out some of the software that will allow…

  • Digital Storytelling

    “The Missing Painter” Promo

    For the first audio assignment I did this week, I decided to modify the “80’s Product Radio Commercial” assignment so I could create a commercial for our upcoming radio show project. At this point in the week, my group (The Fab Five) have already been working on our project and have everything planned out, including who will be doing radio bumpers and who will be doing commercials. I volunteered to do one of the commercials since I really wanted to create a radio promo for the show. To start off, I approached this assignment much like I did the radio bumper assignment. First I wrote a draft of what I…