Dear Data #3
Ever since I got my iPad last year, I feel like I am always using it. I predicted that I use it when I wake up in the morning, before work, after work, after dinner, at night, and more. When I looked at last weeks data, I was surprised at the result. Data Collection: Luckily,…
Storyboards, Thought Maps, and Scripts
This week I stared the pre-production process for my upcoming YouTube channel. Part of my pre-production process is creating storyboards, thought maps, and scripts for each of the four videos I will be posting. I first started with storyboards. Before I sat down to determine how I was going to film these videos, I checked…
“We cannot predict the future, but we can invent it.” – Dennis Gabor What is backcasting? In order to prepare for the future, sometimes we have to work backwards. The method of backcasting is the opposite of forecasting (Backcasting). According to Backcast Partners, “backcasting is a business planning method in which future desired conditions are…
This week I used composition, color theory, typography, and visual communication skills to design a brochure for a fake travel agency.
Happy Travels web design
This week I created a mock-up homepage of a fake travel agency called Happy Travels. I quickly created a logo from a neutral palette of blues and came up with a simple tagline. I then came up with a simple color palette of beach themed blues and tans to represent the water and sand. My…
A Reader’s Playground
This week I used the quick selection tool to create a collage image that tells the story of an avid reader’s playground.
My father refuses to believe in climate change: I wanted to understand why
For years, I have been having this battle with my father. He simply refuses to believe in climate change. I have shown him articles, documents, statements, studies, testimonies, and anything that I could think of to convince him of its existence. After one particularly heated argument in October of 2019, I decided to research why…