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Beauty And The Beast!

So this weekend me and my best friend decided to go watch Beauty and the Beast and we are so happy we did. It was amazing! I have never seen a film that I thought was actually perfect. I wouldn’t… Continue Reading →Continue reading Continue reading

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Polish Cold Cheese Cake! Yum!

Want to find out just how we made these delicious looking cheese cakes? Click the title to read the post…Continue reading Continue reading

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Mood board: Fantasy

Since everyone is coming up with their own comic books, I thought I would explore several different themes. One of these being: fantasy.   These images allowed me to get a general feel for what style I want to convey in my comic due to ‘fantasy’ being such a wide term. Many of these images … Continue reading Mood board: Fantasy Continue reading

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The Power of Social Media

  People use social media for many things, one of those being organising events and meetups with people. People tend to use social media to catch up with people and often use the group chat functions to try and get… Continue Reading →Continue reading Continue reading

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Utilizing Social Media

As a a group we have concentrated in evolving our blog so that it utilizes social media in order to bring people together. Our blog started off as each group […] Continue reading

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YouTube Away!

This is the first video that has been uploaded on YouTube. This is a mashup of different clips have been put together to create a video that shows certain bits that will interest people, also having a video will interest … Continue reading Continue reading

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SMC: Film finale

The time has come for my required SMC blog posting to come to an end.  Terrible, I know.  What is anyone possibly going to read anymore?! Well, I say don’t panic, stay calm and join the SMC Facebook group for … Continue reading Continue reading

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SMC: Fan film fun

Superhero fans are living in an awesome time right now, with superheroes and villains constantly arriving in cinemas to wow audiences.  This is accompanied by games, memorabilia and whatever else fans are into.  You’d think that is enough, right?  Wrong. … Continue reading Continue reading

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SMC: Projection

Time has flown by in recent weeks and the posts have been flowing strongly on the SMC Facebook page.  With Guardians of the Galaxy just about winning the vote for favourite superhero film, our next choice of film to watch … Continue reading Continue reading

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SMC: Film favourites

Films are great fun to watch.  They can take you away from reality, inspire you, tell amazing stories and play with your emotions and that’s why we made the SMC.  It may not be a club dedicated to all genres … Continue reading Continue reading

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SMC: Costume competition

The SMC is a great way to bring people together and watch superhero movies.  However, it is not the club’s soul purpose.  Due to the successful nature of the SMC’s Facebook group, many activities and interactions that are able to … Continue reading Continue reading

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SMC: Cinema time

February, a month loved by many for one day in particular; Valentines day.  However, this year, Valentines day didn’t make February special..something else did..someone else did. DEADPOOL! Yep, finally!  After ages and ages of waiting, Deadpool was finally released in cinemas … Continue reading Continue reading

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SMC – First edition

Note: Apologies for the delay, this post was intended to be posted earlier, however I have been very busy! BOOM! Welcome back to my blog! I’m back and we have a lot of catching up to do.  The SMC has … Continue reading Continue reading

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“The One With The East German Laundry Detergent”

The first ever Friends TV event, and as you can probably imagine from the title – it has something to do with laundry.. So for our first event, it just so happened that some of us actually had laundry to do, so what better way to do it than to watch Friends whilst it happens. […] Continue reading

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Busy Busy Bee

Okay, you got me! I have not been a very good blogger by keeping to my promise of updating my blog at least once a week. I have however, been busy doing lots of work for all my university modules, … Continue reading Continue reading

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Sweet Style

So far I have been posting a lot about healthy eating on the Sweet Style blog because it is something that I personally find interesting and would love to share […] Continue reading

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SMC: Expansion

I’m sure you’ll all be glad to know that the Superhero Movie Club is well under way.  The growth of the club and its members is going strong and this is due to one thing.. The power of social media. … Continue reading Continue reading

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SMC: Laying the foundations

Quick note: I am going to be keeping readers updated about the progression of the Superhero Movie Club for many blog posts to come.  Therefore, the abbreviation ‘SMC’ will be seen in the titles.  Now to get started with this … Continue reading Continue reading

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The start of the Superhero movie club

As you can tell by the title, something new is coming.  Lucky for you, you can be a part of it too!  For the next component of our Social Media and Technology module, we have to create groups, with the … Continue reading Continue reading

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Are Spring King the next big thing?

Thanks to the genius of the internet and music streaming services, there are thousands of new bands that can be listened to from your own home. The quality of many of them might not warrant your attention of course, with anyone with access to musical instruments and a computer being able to start their own band. […] Continue reading

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Welcome to my blog!

If you’re reading this, you have reached the blog of Eleanor Jones, first year Media Production student at De Montfort University. For one of our modules, it is vital for us to create a blog in which we express our … Continue reading Continue reading

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Coffee

One of the wiki’s I created this week was one of my favourite things in the world… coffee. After reading Rob Watson’s post on Bullet Coffee, I was tempted to give it try. I’d seen various things online to do … Continue reading Continue reading

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Participation and Progress

For this module all students are participating in a campaign on health, it was decided in the lab sessions during a discussion that the target … Continue reading

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Music of 2014

As it comes to the end of the year and everyone is looking forward to everything 2015 has to offer, I wanted to have a look back on 2014 and pick my favourite tracks to come from the year. Sourcing … Continue reading Continue reading

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Social Media: Keeping Up With Current Events.

We all know that most social media sites and apps are filled with over emotional teenagers, celebrity gossip and an abundant number of selfies, however I feel that they are powerful applications that can aid everyone. There are always complaints saying that people spend too much time on social networks and instead they should be doing […] Continue reading

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Flipboard

So we have had a lab session looking at the Flipboard app, which I made an account for when I got my Android last year but I never really used it, and to be honest I wasn’t too sure what it was mean to be used for. However after spending the whole lab session on […] Continue reading

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Age Of Ultron Trailer!

Okay, I’m about to completely geek out. I was meant to write this post when I first watched the trailer but clearly I was far too excited about it and forgot… I had been waiting to see a trailer for this movie for absolutely ages, ever since the teaser trailer was shown about a year […] Continue reading

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My Friday Nights Are Spent On Trains

    Lately I seem to be spending each Friday night on a train heading back home to Luton! I’ve been having to leave uni to go home each weekend for a whole load of reasons, so often that I’ve only spent one weekend at uni since moving in… I don’t regret going home each […] Continue reading

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First Post!

Hey, I’m Ayzha! I’m a first year Media Production student at De Montfort University, welcome to my blog! This is my first official post on my blog and I thought it’d be the best way to introduce myself! I’ve never properly attempted to run my own blog before, but hopefully I’ll get the hang of […] Continue reading

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Yahoo Finance company of the year winner is….

  According to a recent blog post on the Walt Disney company’s official blog it seems that Yahoo has named Disney the company of the year. – Yahoo Finance Names Disney Company of the Year – Jan 8 2014 by Cynthia Momdjian,   … Continue reading Continue reading

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Learning with Social Network: Storify

Though out the wonder which is the World wide web there are becoming more and more sites in which we are able to share information to a mass audience. Yes we have social networking sites in which we can post … Continue reading Continue reading

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Disney and Racism in ‘Frozen’

Once again the Disney racist claims have been brought back….. Another film, another accusation. This time with 2013 box office hit Frozen. Since the film has premiered people have been slagging of this high grossing film because of it’s “Lack … Continue reading Continue reading

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Culture

Culture is “What people do beyond the necessities of survival and bodily function” – (Murphie and Potts 2003 p.9) The photograph covers the theme of ‘Culture’ as I believe this to be my personal culture and it is suggested to … Continue reading Continue reading

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Cloud Atlas

Just needed to take time to recommend what I believe is an overlooked movie, Cloud Atlas. If you’ve seen it already, your enlightened, and as for the rest of you need to crawl out the damp caves your sleeping in and watch it. If your into deep thinking… Continue reading

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