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Sugar and Diet Interview

As part of my research for the Sugar Things project, i decided to ask someone elses opinions outside of the group via a few interview questions that i made. I wanted to see what another persons thoughts were on some areas of this topic. They asked to remain anonymous, so I will just refer to […] Continue reading

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Reflective video project

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Reviewing my social media project – 14/03/2018

I have now completed the Femininja project and am very pleased with the outcome as I feel I have been able to achieve some of our aims and most importantly have developed well as a person. For a more in… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Getting Your Players Into Character

Character back stories and characterisation For the current podcast campaign I got my players to record an introduction video as a starting place for feeling out what they want there […] Continue reading

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Cow-like swans

Waterbirds are very interesting. As I moved to Leicester, I become an avid birds watcher. I especially enjoy watching swans. They can be seen going through courtship display at the moment. I’m expecting new swans to appear next month. Can’t wait. MVI_0346 But what is strange about them is that they act so un-swan-like. They are … Continue reading Cow-like swans Continue reading

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Reflective Video

Blog 10 My aim for this reflective video was to compose an edit of all the buskers I had gathered. I wanted it to resemble a “behind the scene” video […] Continue reading

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Right Night Life

Who doesn’t love a night out? Well actually, probably a lot of people when put it in comparison to how much I love one. It doesn’t take much to get me into a club. But luckily, I have best friends… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Reflective Video on Black Lives Matter

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Second Week of Project ShotByAmo

Welcome back to project ShotByAmo This week I was with my close friend Nella Rose who is a Youtuber and Presenter. I went to visit her how I normally and regularly do, however this time she was in the middle … Continue reading Continue reading

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Playing with the rules as a DM

Homebrewing monsters!   As a DM, I like the play with monster stats to make them either more powerful or less powerful. This is a great site for checking out […] Continue reading

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Is Stranger Things A Good Influence On A Young Generation

Social Group Project  Blog  16 Monday 5 March 2018 Opening Sequence: “Don’t ever let somebody tell you you can’t do something, not even me. Alright? You dream, you gotta protect it. People can’t do something themselves, they wanna tell you you can’t do it. If you want something, go get it. Period.”―– Chris Gardner, from … Continue reading Is Stranger Things A Good Influence On A Young Generation Continue reading

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International vibes continue

Blog 8 In relation to the international performances and street performers. I made a short weekend break to Marrakech where it is overflowing with buskers. However, there was a major […] Continue reading

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Lets take it to another level =)

Blog 7 I have seen buskers in Leicester and major cities like Birmingham, London and personally living in Mumbai (India) for a few years – paths were flooded with street […] Continue reading

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Keep them coming!

Blog 6 With there being a couple of weeks left for Ricco’s performance, I decided to try my luck again with finding buskers in the city centre. I know that […] Continue reading

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Getting the word out!

Blog 5 With a successful meeting with Ricco, it was a definite encouragement to find some more buskers and invite them to the media café. Previously, I did not take […] Continue reading

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Can I have a drum roll please?

Blog 4 Eureka! We have a busker on board! After what seemed like a devastating week of no replies or lack of interest, our team finally received a response! However, […] Continue reading

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A celebrity on board?

Blog 3 Well… finding buskers has definitely been an ordeal! I started my journey with the use of social media and technology. With the ‘Busk’ app mentioned previously, I was […] Continue reading

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Iconography Of Stranger Things

Social Group Project  Blog  15 Sunday 4 March 2018 Opening Sequence: “Sometimes the thing you’re searching for your whole life is right there by your side all along.”―Star-Lord a.k.a Peter Quill [src]  Hello Friend….. This week I’m back and My social group which consists of Myself Matt & Hadeel each week get together to do … Continue reading Iconography Of Stranger Things Continue reading

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DONALD TRUMP – #BLM

Donald Trump was a businessman and TV personality before he ventured into politics, now he’s the 45th President of the US! I personally don’t think Trump is fit to be a president as his whole career was built on his… Continue reading → Continue reading

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The D&Demon podcast

One week there was the unfortunate event that many of the members of D&Demon were not available and were busy off doing other important university things, so alas there was no stream that day. I’ll give time for booing But we did have a plan. Tom, Myself and Daf decided to do a podcast episode … Continue reading The D&Demon podcast Continue reading

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Forming a team. HAMMER BROS UNITE!!!!

Before going into this, I knew that D&D was a very social game, requiring the player to talk with his fellow party members to determine a course of action or to decide who is best to do a certain task. But I never really imagined forming a sort of team within a team. If I … Continue reading Forming a team. HAMMER BROS UNITE!!!! Continue reading

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The Goonies Review!

Social Group Project  Blog  14 Saturday 3 March 2018 Opening Sequence: “Our parents, they want the best of stuff for us. But right now, they got to do what’s right for them. Because it’s their time. Their time! Up there! Down here, it’s our time. It’s our time down here” – (Mikey a.k.a Sean Astin)  … Continue reading The Goonies Review! Continue reading

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A dm’s top 3 classes for experienced players

Last time we looked at the top 3 classes for a beginner player, this time we will look at the more complex classes for the regular DnD players who really […] Continue reading

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A Dm’s top 3 classes for new DnD players!

New to Dnd? Want to know what to play? Well here is my top 5 classes for new people to play so let’s jump in!   No.3 Coming in at […] Continue reading

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DnD painting inspiration

What am I painting for DnD? Playing DnD again has inspired to take on a huge painting project, I decided to paint my Morathi High oracle of Khaine model. This […] Continue reading

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Hotel, Motel, Holiday Inn

I can’t say I really spend a lot of time in hotels, since I can’t really afford to go anywhere so I don’t exactly know what makes a hotel ‘good’ or ’fancy’.  I’ve kinda come to the conclusion that if … Continue reading → Continue reading

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UK Rap/Hip-Hop in the News.

Back in December last year, just after Christmas, the Daily Mail  published an article targeting grime artists and Stormzy himself, along with Wiley and Kano (see image below). The article bashes the music and artists and insinuates that the music is ”essentially product placement” for smoking cannabis. This also isn’t the first time that the Daily Mail […] Continue reading

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Finalising the Ads and Group

Karonila message us on Messenger app saying that she couldn’t find the first recording in her computer. So today, we decided that we re-shoot all the missing footage that needed. This time I borrowed the GoPro in AV so we can continue with our production. During lunch time we all met in the Vijay building … Continue reading Finalising the Ads and Group Continue reading

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Ads Production Part 2

Today, we met in the Art Factory building to continue with our video production for Cyberbullying ads. In this scene we were mostly focusing on Stijn ‘the hacker’. Whilst in the first production it was all about Hubert being filmed in front of the computer. What we trying to shoot here was Stijn taking all … Continue reading Ads Production Part 2 Continue reading

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Just words – #BLM

“Mom! Mom! hes gonna kill me” 18 year old Lucious pleaded, because America is making him out to be the apparent criminal that he is, fighting for his life and the death of others , he was chosen this time… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Mental Health and Wellbeing Day

So today the plan was to go and visit the Mental Health and Wellbeing Day in Hugh Aston Building at DMU. I first met with John Costa, he briefly discussed to me whats going on. He told me to go around talk to the group of people ask them about our project on Cyberbullying. So … Continue reading Mental Health and Wellbeing Day Continue reading

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Vox Pop

As scheduled we went out today and produced our vox pop. We setup the production right in the middle of the campus where we can get a lot of responses. Hubert began approaching, at first, we were getting rejections but few moments later we managed to get our first answer. As I was behind the … Continue reading Vox Pop Continue reading

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Reflective Video

The video which is posted below is a short reflective video of a summary of our group campaign Sugar Things. Within this video I talk about some things which I learnt throughout this campaign, which social media page was the… Continue Reading → Continue reading

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Individual involvement and was our campaign successful?

For our campaign to run smoothly and for it to succeed it was important for us all to work as a group and give a lot of contribution to the social media pages and wiki page. The social media pages… Continue Reading → Continue reading

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Exchanging our Thoughts

Four members of the group (myself, Chloe, Rumaysah and James) met up to record a small discussion including the topics of; what we have all found out so far – including some of the shocking facts we didn’t know about… Continue Reading → Continue reading

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Stranger Things Season 3 Expectations!

Social Group Project  Blog  17 Tuesday 6 March 2018 Opening Sequence: “To see the world, things dangerous to come to, To see behind walls, Draw closer, to find each other, and to feel. That is the purpose of life.” – (Walter Mitty)  Hello Friend….. This week I’m back and My social group which consists of Myself … Continue reading Stranger Things Season 3 Expectations! Continue reading

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80’s Influences On Stranger Things

Social Group Project  Blog  13 Friday 2 March 2018 Opening Sequence: “Tina, you fat lard, come get some DINNER!… Tina, eat. Food. Eat the FOOD!” – (Napoleon Dynamite) Hello Friend….. This week I’m back and were gonna be going a different route this time! My social group which consists of Myself Matt & Hadeel each week … Continue reading 80’s Influences On Stranger Things Continue reading

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VOXPOP Preparation

So we have decided to do this VOXPOP. I and Hubert discussed that we are gonna do this on campus. Where we can get positive feedback. At first, the idea was to just to do an audio version of VOXPOP as we have done this already in Radio Production module. Since we are in groups … Continue reading VOXPOP Preparation Continue reading

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The Sticky Truth: sugar in drinks

I have decided to create my own experimental video of hidden sugars because I was unable to make the time we agreed as a group to create one. This video is of the hidden sugar we all probably didn’t know… Continue Reading → Continue reading

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POP QUIZ

I have produced a small quiz on hidden sugars, which I then shared with our audience on social media. I thought that by doing a pop quiz it will engage audiences and make them think twice about what added sugars… Continue Reading → Continue reading

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UK Rap/Hip-Hop in Mainstream Media.

Recently Nike released one of their best advertising works yet – Nothing Beats a Londoner. The advert depicted the triumphs and challenges of playing sports in London whilst showcasing the variety and fun of the capital. Nike also made sure to incorporate as many stars as possible to keep the advert relevant, and one of […] Continue reading

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Cultural Exchanges Festival 2018

I went to listen to Roly ‘In Conversation’. He is a Non-Binary YouTuber and LGBTQ+ advocate living in London. He has huge passion for body modification and self-expression which he share with his 129,150 subcribers online. In this discussion he joins Jack Wilkin (Vice Chair of DMU LGBTQ+ Society). They talked about how Roly uses his … Continue reading Cultural Exchanges Festival 2018 Continue reading

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The Truth About Sugar…

Not only are memes very popular with our target audience of our campaign, videos, podcasts and articles are also something which our generation and above all read and watch on a daily basis. This is why for some part of… Continue Reading → Continue reading

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Memes, Memes and More Memes…

Examples of Memes Internet memes are everywhere on the web and are only becoming increasingly popular as time goes on, and as social media continues to grow into such a mainstream phenomenon. But, we never really question where memes even… Continue Reading → Continue reading

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