'Poverty porn' is defined as any type of media, be it written, photographed or filmed, which exploits the poor's condition in order to generate the necessary sympathy for selling newspapers or increasing charitable donations or support for a given cause. It can also be a term used to explain when media is created to generate … Continue reading Poverty Porn // Struggle Street
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rrVkIsRSRZk Meet Morph. Morph is a claymation television show which started in the 1980's and in 2014 a brand new series of the show began airing on a YouTube Channel. During the creation of claymation each object or character is sculpted, usually around a wire skeleton called an armature, and then arranged on the set, … Continue reading Craft Making and Digital Transformation
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qrvw-DUnRiQ Marvel's Captain America is a perfect example of a Transmedia Narrative. Captain America started off as a comic book in the 1940's, it was then adapted into a cartoon in the 1960's. In the 1970's two live-action television movies aired and Captain America made many appearances in other cartoons such as Spider-man and also appeared … Continue reading Transmedia Narratives
Made a quick clip of two songs remixed to say "everything is a remix" I used Tegan and Sara's Everything is Awesome from the Lego Movie and The New Kids On The Block's song Remix (I like the) Apologies for the quality, I am no expert in remixing. I did try to remix two songs … Continue reading Everything is a Remix
Just a little introductory post to tell everyone a little bit about myself! My name is Kaysha Larkin, I'm 18 years old, fresh out of high school and just starting my first year of university studying a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies. After a four month break consisting of … Continue reading Hello!