The Comedy of Editing

Okay, do me a favour. Watch this video clip for 6 seconds or so. This is a video that I edited, so I’m obviously going to be biased. But the part where I zoom in on Doug’s face as he’s pronouncing different syllables is inherently funny to me for some reason. I’ve always appreciated edits […] Continue reading

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Our Trend of ‘Trending’

In my last post, I talked about how the different types of post that’d we’d put out in our first game session were received differently by the audience on Facebook. This time I’m looking at the trend pattern of our views (or ‘reach’ on Facebook). Hands up if anyone can tell me, using the chart […] Continue reading

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Social Media So Far: What Works?

So we’ve met twice now as a party, and streamed one game. This action was all covered on our social media! Through these posts, we’ve gathered an audience of 37 ‘likes’ on Facebook! To our audience, some of the posts that we’ve sent have just included words. These are our least successful posts, only reaching […] Continue reading

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King of Pizza – Homemade vs Restaurant

Everyone loves a pizza from a restaurant, but there is always frozen pizza and homemade. But what is better?
 
 

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Baking, Just for fun or a form of therapy?

Stereotypically baking is considered a womanly activity. The husband goes off to work whilst the beautiful wife stays home and bakes all sorts of lovely cakes and pies for when he returns. This couldn’t be more wrong. Sadly this stereotype may effect … Continue reading Continue reading

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Blog 15

I promise it will be done soon, give me time
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Blog 14

Soon, I promise.
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100 Years

100 years of suffrage
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The Culture of Leicester

I’m in the minority of De Montfort students that are actually from Leicester. This is both a good thing and a bad thing, mind you. The good is that I already know my way around the place, and have family and friends close by when I need them. The bad is, well, that I already […] Continue reading

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Weekly update: research

Welcome to my last weeks posts with quick research based on news published via facebook. I really didnt believe that cyberbulling is that heavy problem. Why we are bulling another people? Why we hate each other? Why we live in the world of lie where we can create ourselves once again but we still uses … Continue reading Weekly update: research Continue reading

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New Year | New Coursework | New Post

Hi, guys! This is the first blog post from Coursework C (and from this New Year. Happy New Year! I hope you’ll have a magnifique year). If you could remember from the previous posts, Coursework C is doing what we planned … Continue reading Continue reading

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King of Pizza – History of Pizza

 
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The ROYAL family news

Bonjour! This week’s post, I am going to present the week’s workshop game, the process of coursework and a piece of news.   Workshop session The game of this week was more an important lesson: to respect the instructions which … Continue reading Continue reading

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The Sinner Season 1 Episode 1-4: Week Three

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Shots Anyone?

Chapter Two: Alcohol. Alcohol. The legal drug. Addictive, fun and in high demand. Who doesn’t like it? Me and alcohol have a difficult relationship. Living with anxiety and OCD makes me very much an all or nothing person. I’m not… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Top 5 Stranger Things Moments!

Social Group Project  Blog  11 February 3rd 2018 Opening Sequence: “Beautiful Things Don’t Ask For Courage”- (Walter Mitty- The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty) Hello Friend… Its been a while, but your weekly dose of heroine called ‘PAMXA_WORLD’ is back I’m here to satisfy you, comfort you and give you that hit when needs be. Last … Continue reading Top 5 Stranger Things Moments! Continue reading

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Community Media Café #3 – The Extreme Side of Social Media

This will get rather personal – not for me, but for us. I will refrain myself from writing about what you can read in full length elsewhere about social media and its benefits to the casual media consumer. I will, however, share a story. A story about a man who is considered to be one […] Continue reading

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100 years of the women’s vote – 07/02/18

This week there was an event for celebrating the 100th of the women’s vote. Although not all women were allowed to vote at that point this was a breakthrough moment which begun the spark of men and women having more… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Development and intro to pre production

  As I said before, my main idea for Cyber bulling project is to create few short video clips which includes different types of virtual abuse. I made some kind of research and I have created a small mind map to categorise cyber bulling into sub categories. I will try with a group to create … Continue reading Development and intro to pre production Continue reading

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‘The Sinner’ First 4 Episodes Netflix Review

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So i’m back to review another Netflix Original, ‘The Sinner’. This one was a lot darker and gruesome to anything i’d ever reach out … Continue reading

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Bake it till you make it- Local baking shops!

 Hello and welcome to this weeks blog! For this blog I will be focusing on baking shops in Leicester and where interesting spots to look at! The first baking shop to look at is PATISSERIE VALERIE which is a bakery that offers luxury handmade cakes and patisserie. According to their website they have a very […] Continue reading

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The Journey begins! My Half-Orc is born!

So the time has finally come, all this planning has lead to this moment. I, Robert Fitzpatrick, have become a god and created a living being! Well, Technically he doesn’t exist in the real world and he is something dreamt up on a piece of paper but god damn it he’s real enough to me. … Continue reading The Journey begins! My Half-Orc is born! Continue reading

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The royal wedding

Are old traditions setting the world back when it comes to feminism and equality of the sexes.
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How can we get a wider opinion? – 31/01/18

This week when my group and I have got together we have discussed how we are going to get other students options. We have discussed how asking people from a variety of societies is a good idea as when you… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Riverdale – Season 1 Episode 1

 
 
 

 
Hey guys ,I am back for another week of reviewing TV Series’ and movies that me and my group , Film Fanatics, are watching as … Continue reading

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Another suicide caused by Cyberbullying!

Recently, another girl committed suicide because of the cyberbullying. On January the 3rd, Amy Everett, widely known as ‘Dolly’, the face of many Akubra hat … Continue reading

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Riverdale

This week the group set for each other to watch Riverdale episode one season one, this is an American Netflix show.
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Sugar Things – Group Project

For the next few weeks, as a class we will be looking into hidden sugars in different foods and drinks. The name we have picked  ‘Sugar Things’  is inspired from the …

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Get the group rolling

To get the planning started, i met with my group at the Bishop Street cafe to discuss the structure of the Street to Screen media cafe event as well as […] Continue reading

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A brief overview

The concept of my media cafe project is called Street to Screen. The main aim of this project is to welcome street performers and buskers to the cafe to help […] Continue reading

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Whats your reaction ?

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Invitational ideas for the Expo

A key part of an event is to have people and to do that, we need to make invitations. We touched on about who to send the invitations in the […] Continue reading

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King of Pizza – The competition

Pizza. One of the biggest take away and food in the UK. There are many different national pizza chain, such as Pizza Express, Pizza Hut and Dominos. Pizza Express was founded in 1965 by Peter Boizot in London. They have over 470 restaurants across the United Kingdom and 100 overseas in Europe, Hong Kong, China, … Continue reading King of Pizza – The competition Continue reading

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What Happened To Monday Review

Our next movie to review and watch as a group was the Netflix original ‘What Happened to Monday’  I unfortunately couldn’t make this most recent … Continue reading

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What Happened To Monday?

  This week some of the group met up at the ‘Glassworks’ cinema room to watch the Netflix original ‘What happened to Monday?’ which focuses on a world in which you can only have one child. Continue reading

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Riverdale- Season 1 Episode 1

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Episode 1!

Hello cake lovers!! Above is Bake It Till You Make It’s very first baking tutorial! Each week, another video will be added onto the B.I.T.U.M.I YouTube channel so if you want to see more cakes and sweet treat tutorials, be sure to check them out 🙂  As you can see, we had a laugh making […] Continue reading

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Questionnaire Feedback

Hi, guys! In this week’s post, we are going to see the results of our questionnaire which we did around the campus and an interesting piece of news.   Coursework The results of our questionnaire are: Overall, most of the … Continue reading Continue reading

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Did someone say “BROWNIES”?

  Presenting to you the Bake It Till You Make It first sweet treat! BROWNIES!  Brownies were so much fun to make as it’s something new that the B.I.T.U.M.I squad learnt to do. Making the brownies were so simple and quick!  To help us with making the brownie batter, we looked online for a step […] Continue reading

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Week 17 – Sherlock Gnomes and the Case of the Pitfall Trap

After much ado, the game finally got going! Play started about 7:15pm on Friday 26th on our Facebook page, and we wasted no time getting straight into it. The party was hired to guard a wagon going to the town of Phandalin, by a dwarf named Gundren and his human bodyguard, Sildar. They came across … Continue reading Week 17 – Sherlock Gnomes and the Case of the Pitfall Trap Continue reading

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Grammys 2018, the last goodbye to 2017

Hi, last week we had a chance to watch probably the most popular and most meaningful musical award ceremony – The Grammys. It was not only the night of musical experiences, as it also contained some social and political messages. Below you can see a sum-up of actions that happened during the ceremony: But I … Continue reading Grammys 2018, the last goodbye to 2017 Continue reading

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Illusion Cupcakes – Week 3

This week me and Amber believe it’s time to stop blabbing on about cakes and actually make some of our own this time. Don’t you agree? Ingredients Bought Unsalted butter, softened Caster sugar Self-raising flour Eggs Milk Icing sugar Food … Continue reading Continue reading

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Illusion Cupcakes – Week 2

For the second week back, me and amber came up with Thursdays being the chosen day in the week, every week, to meet up. This is giving us the chance to visit cake stores, to get inspiration, and bake our … Continue reading Continue reading

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Pizza Kings – Social Media

Social Media will play an important role in how we share and create our group project.
 
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The First Game!!

So we’ve had our first game!! It’s finally happened! Alex, one of our players and honorary tech guy, set up our cameras and mics as we decided for our live stream. We used two cameras, one wide and one just for Tom. We then had personal lapel mics on each player to capture sound. We […] Continue reading

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