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Dancing Jim all over the world

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Submitted by: John Johnston

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Take the template gif of Jim Groom dancing and add a background and foreground, to make him dance in an interesting place.

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Submissions So Far

Don’t Make it Too Easy, John!

Well, my True Friend John (@johnjohnston on Twitter) is a GIFfriend Master who also likes to teach a computer how to make a GIF for you.

A recent experiment by John allows just anybody to just upload a picture and press a button and make a Dancing Jim one

A Touch of Don

Apologies for the large size of this gif 1.5MB, but 52 frames!

The offshoot of ds106 that is #giffight has given me a lot of fun. Every so often the giffight tumble posts an image with the invite for anyone to use it to create an animated gif from. …

Not Just Another Face in A Hole

Tina, with Hair, Pigment, and Ray Ban Sunglasses, by @iamTalkyTina

WELL! I am NOT just another Face in a Hole. 

But sometimes I think that someone (La kisha Mahone (@LKMahone) not saying any names)  is just stuck on trying to make a monkey of me. Because when …

Jay is Confused Where’s the Noise Coming From

Jay once said, “It’s not Jimmy’s fault.” I remember that scene quite well. He came to Rawls and started talking to him about stuff. It was a memorable scene. I was like:

Anyways I did another assignment of Jay Landsman. This was an animated GIF (2.5 stars/5 stars) assignment. It’s …

Pearls of Jim Groom Oyster Pictures

“Groom Oyster Hat with MinniePearl,” by Talky Tina, on Flickr

Well I started with the best for first. Because that is the best of the Pearls of Jim Groom Oyster Pictures from the World that I have. I hope you enjoy it and appreciate the funny joke part of it

Wild 01’s 2013-09-28 22:23:18

Trolling…

Polar RIFF-A-GIF

 

DS106′ Jim Groom doing the Polar Bear Polka in Viv’s Freezer

Some of the best parts of ds106 happens when people spontaneously build off of the whacky things others share. Rapid fire style. Your assignment is to riff on someone else’s ds106 work and make it new in a …

Around the World, Around the World

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It all started with John Johnston’s simple assignment “Jim dances around the world” featuring a GIF of me dancing during my OpenEd

Jim Dancing the #ds106

RUn, Jim, RUn

David Kernohan’s dnacing jim from the zombies!

Groom Does The Hula Hot Seat Happy Dance

Want to get fit without leaving your chair? According to the infomercial, the Hawaii Chair is for you. “It takes the work out of your work-out.” by hula-ing your way to fitness. And Jim Groom is so excited, he’s doing his little happy dance right there on stage.

Pipe Dreams of Jim Grooms

Rene Magritte, in his painting The Treachery of Images, gives us lessons in what is the meaning of the artwork we create. Just as the painting of a pipe is not the pipe itself, and the canvas and paint aren’t the pipe itself, and the statement about the pipe is …

Groom – Out of This World With Joy

Watch Jim Groom literally dancing on the world, amongst the stars and astral phenomena as the ds106 shuttle craft flies by. The “headless” astronauts even come out to play once Groom heads off to bed.

Watch out for that horse, Jim: GIF challenge #2

How on EARTH did I miss the #DS106 GIF challenge in preparation for headless DS106, which begins August 26th?  I blame my absence from Twitter.  But August is only 3 days in, so it’s easy to join the challenge without feeling overwhelmed.

I’m guessing Talky Tina is responsible …

So I was out of town for a week, and when I got home I opened…

What the H-E-double-L is THIS?!

Merging a shelf/Jim layer onto a fridge background layer.

So I was out of town for a week, and when I got home I opened the fridge to…what the H-E-double-L is THIS? Jim Groom in my refrigerator? Okay, I’m a bit creeped out now. At …

Where the Sasquatch Dancing Man Got His Moves

If you have not seen the 2009 video at the Sasquatch concert where one dude got a whole crowd going:

What the handheld video left out was a just before he started gyrating, he was got his moves from the Bava

This is a few days late for the ds106 …

August 2013 GIF Challenge #3: DS106 Promo Poster

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Well, Friends.

The DS106 Community stepped up for the August 2013 Animated GIF Challenge #2 and got UNCLE @jimgroom animated in John Johnston’s Dancing Jim All Over the World assignment, with SEVEN new entries showing now as being syndicated through to the …

Groom – Outta This World With joy

Jim Groom is out of this world with joy dancing to DS106 Radio.

Today’s DS106 animated GIF challenge was Assignment 1001.  We are asked to take the template GIF of Jim Groom dancing and add a background and foreground, to make him dance in an interesting place.  The title …

Who is that guy?

My computer is getting pretty full of photos. I’ve been taking more, but it is also housing nearly every photo taken since my wedding in 2009. I know that is chump change to a lot of people, but it’s been bugging me.

I was going back through some of my …

The August Animated GIF Challenge: Challenge 2 – Dancing Jim All Over the World


The August Animated GIF Challenge: Challenge 2 – Dancing Jim All Over the World, a photo by Rowan Peter on Flickr.

Dancing Jim All Over The World for Challenge 2 of The August Animated GIF Challenge.…

Jim moves to the groove of C&C Music Factor

I used Mozilla’s Popcorn Maker to make this one of Jim dancing on the world, set to music. I used the Gif as the overlay. I am a bit intimidated by photo editing software and yet, how could I not give this a try. He’s dancing, for God’s Sake, to his own internal music.

Can’t Take Down the Reclaim Hosting Kong

 

I know this is an August 2013 ds106 challenge for IamTalkyTina, but I have Reclaim Hosting on the mind,  so I thought I’d use this Dancing Jim Groom GIF to talk about that. And ds106 has a lot to do with the work that Tim Owens and Jim Groom

He’s a Maniac! And He’s Dancing Like He’s Never Danced Before

I must have been blind when I took this photo at the recent Apple Store Markville opening (slideshow). I didn’t notice @jimgroom doing a dance-webcast (a popular Apple Store pastime for teens at one time) off to the side until I got home and developed my memory card.

“Jim Groom …

Jim in the Air(plane)

After yesterday I can’t get JA out of my head.

click the gif to hear what Jim is dancing to.

I hope I managed to shroud Jim is a couple of wisps of cloud, and knocked dow the brightness and contrast in some sort of effort to match tone.

The …

All over the world and beyond

For the “dancing all over the world” challenge, I thought of the time Jim got invited to the Planet of the Vampires. He was very happy.

August 2013 GIF Challenge #2: Dancing Jim All Over the World

As soon as I saw this one in the Assignment Bank, I just knew this had to be next on the agenda for the August 2013 Animated GIF Challenge.

“The Jim Groom Horror Picture Show” animated GIF by @iamTalkyTina

I’ve been expecting a lot from our dear UNCLE @jimgroom

Dancing Jim All Over The World

I did this assignment for a number of reasons, but mostly because only one other person has done it and it’s one-star, so it’s unlikely anyone else will. I thought it might be fun to up the game a little. Earlier this semester Jim riffed an assignment by Brian Bennett, …

Meeting of the minds

The seniors in the DIY/Maker class spent the past week working on randomly selected DS106 assignments.  The students will present their assignments and some reflection on the process Monday and Tuesday.  Based on what I’ve seen this past week, I’m looking forward to hearing what they have to say …

Help Someone Else Do this Assignment

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Tutorials So Far

A Touch of Don

Apologies for the large size of this gif 1.5MB, but 52 frames!

The offshoot of ds106 that is #giffight has given me a lot of fun. Every so often the giffight tumble posts an image with the invite for anyone to use it to create an animated gif from. …

Watch out for that horse, Jim: GIF challenge #2

How on EARTH did I miss the #DS106 GIF challenge in preparation for headless DS106, which begins August 26th?  I blame my absence from Twitter.  But August is only 3 days in, so it’s easy to join the challenge without feeling overwhelmed.

I’m guessing Talky Tina is responsible …

Dancing Jim All Over The World

I did this assignment for a number of reasons, but mostly because only one other person has done it and it’s one-star, so it’s unlikely anyone else will. I thought it might be fun to up the game a little. Earlier this semester Jim riffed an assignment by Brian Bennett, …