IML 140 Portfolio

Group Project

As a class, we had to use various online tools in order to tell a collective story. I came up with the idea of making a page documenting the “zombie apocalypse” at USC in real time and was also part of the team that oversaw the posting for the project. Collectively, we created a timeline and all of us posted throughout the week as if USC was experiencing a zombie apocalypse on various blogs and social networks. My team, then, was responsible for the character of “Miranda Montes” and either wrote, posted, or assimilated all of the stories on the main page.

Image – Self Portrait
I had to create an image that reflected myself. I used Photoshop to incorporate my hobby and hopefully future career (making television shows) with my passions (singing,although I’m not very good at it, and Star Wars).

Image – Cultural Commentary
This image, also created in photoshop, is intended to comment upon the “ad culture” in America. Wherever we go, it seems that we are surrounded by advertisements, whether we are aware of it or not.My thinking then, was to place

Audio Remix
This remix was created using Garageband. It is intended to evaluate how we remember the September 11th attacks in New York City.

Video Remix
Created with Final Cut Pro 7, this piece is intended to image what Star Wars Episodes I, II, and III would be like if they were told through Anakin Skywalker’s eyes.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s