Remix Culture

Due to audiences becoming more and more online, people are now going from being consumers to producers just by remixing original content in order to create something new. This is known as remix culture. This is where an individual takes an original piece of work and changes the piece to become a completely new product. Here…

Digital Artefact

So myself and two other girls are working together to promote random acts of kindness and to spread happiness. So far we have gone around giving things out ranging from chocolates, flowers or cards with cheesy pick up lines and compliments on them in order to brighten someone else’s day. We then post it on our…

Transmedia

A lot of people would have seen Star Wars and if they have not seen it then they have at least heard of it and know a little bit about it. I believe that this is due to the the variety of entry points Star Wars which includes movies, comics, books, video games, figurines and…

Stop Motion Animation

Due to the world now being so much more digitally inept we are able to bring non moving objects to life. One that fascinates me the most is stop motion. I remember when I was a kid and there use to be one on after a cartoon I use to watch which was called Soupe Opera on ABC….

Convergent Media

“By convergence, I mean the flow of content across multiple media platforms, the cooperation between multiple media industries and the migratory behaviour of media audiences who will go almost anywhere in search of the kinds of entertainment experiences they want” (Jenkins, 2006). So what does convergent media mean to me? It means the consistent change…

Citizen Journalism

In this day and age everybody is online and something that I thought I knew but realised I did not really take much notice of is that the internet enables the people who were once a passive audience to actually become active and share, participate and discuss their own opinions mainly through social media about what…