WEEK TEN: A NOT-SO-UNEXPECTED JOURNEY

Practical – Photo Essay: Week Ten’s first practical task is to make a photo essay through the use of captions. My photo essay uses narrative captions to convey the information. Narrative captions give the viewer context, backstory and information that they can’t see for themselves.  They’re called “narrative” captions because they can create the sense that the image … More WEEK TEN: A NOT-SO-UNEXPECTED JOURNEY

WEEK EIGHT: JUST FAKING IT

Practical – Write a Media Release: This week we had to write a Media Release about a fake event at a fake ComicCon.  I enjoyed this as I was one of the thousands who attended OzComicCon in Brisbane last year.  Luckily there were no incidents like this one! MEDIA RELEASE  2 June                                                 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE … More WEEK EIGHT: JUST FAKING IT

WEEK SIX: MY SHORT STORIFY STORY

Practical A – Short Storify Article: Here is the link to my article – https://storify.com/anastasiounick1/what-is-most-important-to-you I take back what I said about Storify last week.  I don’t hate it anymore, just its Search facility for other topics… oh, and I still can’t link Facebook properly. But I did find it easy to locate and import my new tweets, and … More WEEK SIX: MY SHORT STORIFY STORY

WEEK FIVE: A LOVE/HATE RELATIONSHIP WITH STORIFY… MOSTLY HATE

Practical – Set up Storify: I set up my Storify account in Google Chrome, linked my Twitter account and added my tweets about the event into a draft story.  Simple. And then I linked my Facebook page to add some posts about the event from there.  Not so simple. When I tried to add a … More WEEK FIVE: A LOVE/HATE RELATIONSHIP WITH STORIFY… MOSTLY HATE

WEEK FOUR: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING NICHOLAS

Practical – Interview and Tweet: Recently, I asked my mother and father the question, “What is the most important thing to you?” My dad, Chris Anastasiou, said without hesitation that his life would be empty without his family. “There are other things I consider important, like good health, but family tops the list for me,” … More WEEK FOUR: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING NICHOLAS