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Have a Phone Conversation with Yourself

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Using Audacity or another audio editing software, record yourself holding down both sides of a conversation. Using the pitch changer and/or other effects, change your voice so it sounds like two different people are talking.

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Submissions So Far

It’s Friday night…want to go out?

For my second audio assignment I had a phone conversation with myself. I used Audacity to record my conversation and change the pitch on “one of the people” in the conversation. My biggest challenge was keeping the pitch change consistent throughout the track.

Have a phone conversation with yourself

For the Have a phone conversation with yourself (4 stars) I did just that… I went outside (I really didn’t want anyone overhearing this, they would think I was crazy) and recorded a very mundane conversation not unlike the ones my fiance and I have all the time lol, then …

Hello Bahrain

A little coordination goes a long way especially when confirming overseas flights.

http://assignments.ds106.us/assignments/have-a-phone-conversation-with-yourself/

For this 4 1/2 assignment I wrote a short script with me talking to the gentleman in Bahrain who was taking care of Saiph and was shipping him to the United States for me. I recorded the …

Talking to Myself – Having a Phone Conversation with Myself

This 4 1/2 star assignment was actually relatively straight forward and fun. The most difficult part was writing out a quick script and then recording it using Audacity. I decided that there was no point in doing two separate tracks since the natural flow of my script more than adequately …

Spy Phone Conversation

This one was one of the most challenging but phone audio assignments I’ve done so far. It definitely earns 4.5 stars. Coming up with a script was easily 50% of the work, especially because I had to make it basically a radio show-type of conversation relating to my spy character, …

Have a Phone Conversation with Yourself

 

For this conversation, I pretended I was me and my actual best friend Natalie. I altered my voice to a “country” accent for Natalie since she lives in Louisiana, and then had my voice as regular. We normally talk about random things so I just talked about random things …

Have a Phone Conversation With Yourself

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Please feel free to not listen to this one, but I was definitely dying while listening to myself. This was as close to a believable fake voice as I could edit it. I liked this assignment because all it required was my voice and no other external sounds, which …

Have a phone conversation with yourself.

This was based on the assignment found here (http://assignments.ds106.us/assignments/have-a-phone-conversation-with-yourself/).

This assignment was fun to do albeit pretty embarasing considering I do not talk much in general so having a clip of me saying goofy things is a tad bit of a nightmare for me. It was at least …

Late for work because of ds106!

This assignment is rather similar to my last but was fun to do! I had to have a telephone conversation with myself and change the pitch and other effects to make it sound like I was talking to someone that wasn’t me on the other end. I will say that …

You have the wrong number

My second assignment was to Have a Phone Conversation by Yourself, which was worth 4 stars. In order to do this assignment, I used a very helpful tutorial.

This assignment was fun, but time consuming. It took me at least 5 tries to finally get everything right, and …

How to record a telephone conversation with two different voices when both voices are your’s

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Assignment Stars: 4

This seemed a challenging task to me as what I needed for my story was a telephone conversation between a male and a female person. I wrote the script that I wanted to implement during the telephone conversation and then …

“Regular” Is Not a Cheese!

I think I’ve mentioned it a couple of times now on my blog, but I am waitress at a local dinner. We serve the standard burgers but we also have a couple of specialty burgers. One is named after our owner! So, I have to internally roll my eyes every …

Saloon Dialogue

I completed the ‘have a phone conversation with yourself’ assignment. I chose this assignment so my character could be shown in my work this week. The premise is that he goes into a bar and orders a drink.

I wrote a short little interaction between the bartender and my character. …

Dorothy and Madeline

This little conversation was inspired by an assignment that had you record a conversation with yourself. I chose to do a sort of grandmother-in-law and granddaughter-in-law phonecall based around a scene reminiscent of the Old West and old world views. In this phonecall the two women argue about Madeline’s role …

Final Project and Final Week

This class I think has been pretty interesting and it was a lot of work but it was enjoyable work. I’m glad to see it come to an end but going to miss the cool things I got to learn at the same time. For my final project, I decided …

Don’t Miss the Movie! (Have a Phone Conversation with Yourself)

We’re getting to the end of the two week period for the radio show and I’ve realized that I forgot to do the additional two audio assignments! The first assignment I’ve chosen to do is the Have a Phone Conversation with Yourself assignment, worth 4 stars. The assignment page can …

Ring, Ring, Wrong Number

For this assignment (4.5 stars), we had to have a phone conversation with ourself! Probably more awkward than getting a wrong number, is getting a wrong number that won’t end. But maybe that person on the other end was trying to tell you something secretly? Ah, who cares. What a …

Phone Conversation With Myself!

For this assignment, I decided to relate it to my horror host! Basically, I had to have a phone conversation with myself, but alter my voice so it sounded like I was talking to someone else! I actually had a lot of fun with it!

So for the topic of …

Audio Assignment 1- Phone Conversation with Myself

For my very first audio assignment, I decided to do Phone Conversation with Myself because it looked very fun but simple to do. I started by thinking of ideas for conversations. At first I was thinking of a conversation with a friend who I haven’t talked to in a while …

Alone on the Phone

Have A Phone Conversation With Yourself

“Using Audacity or another audio editing software, record yourself holding down both sides of a conversation. Using the pitch changer and/or other effects, change your voice so it sounds like two different people are talking.”

This is by far the most embarrassing assignment that …

I Need More Shoes!

Hey everybody!

This week is all about audio and we were required to make at least 3 audio assignments worth a total of 8 stars or more. All assignments can be found in the Audio Bank on the ds106 website. For this assignment, I chose to do a conversation between …

Mother-and-Daughter Talk

Interesting conversation with my 21 years old daughter.

Mother-and-TDaughter Talk

Interesting conversation with my 21 years old daughter.

Hello – who is this?

 

A phone call with myself!

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One person conversation

Assignment link 3 stars

I decided to use Audacity for this assignment. For the conversation topic, I thought about all the things that I would be able to and would likely have an argument about. I choose to go with the topic of tennis, since I play and have been …

Three missed calls…

I get home same time everyday. No one calls me, never. And why would they? Wouldn’t make much sense if they did. Don’t see the reason they would anyhow. Well tonight was different. My apartment was lit up by an unfamiliar red blinking. Could it be? No it can’t.

I …

I Can’t Remember! A Conversation with Myself

When I was in elementary school, a girlfriend and I use to play this game where we’d have an on-going conversation about how we couldn’t understand why we never saw each other at piano lessons, even though they were always at the same time. It was silly and I’m not …

Ransom Phone Call – DS106 Assignment Bank

For the “Have a Phone Conversation With Yourself” assignment, I used audacity to record my voice and then changed my voice on one end of the conversation to sound like someone using a voice changer to call for a ransom from a kidnapping. I used “change pitch” on …

Arron Called Me – Again!

Using Audacity or another audio editing software, record yourself holding down both sides of a conversation. Using the pitch changer and/or other effects, change your voice so it sounds like two different people are talking (Have A Phone Conversation With Yourself)

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They Say Those Who Talk To Themselves…

The goal of this project was to have a phone conversation with yourself. I even tried recording a ringtone and have it seem like I picked up. I talked about a project that was due. It was funny and not so challenging if you know how to use audacity.

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Tutorials So Far

TUTORIAL- Have a Phone Conversation With Yourself

This is the tutorial for the assignment I created called “Have a Phone Conversation With Yourself.” You can click on the link to view the assignment in the ds106 assignment bank.

1. Write a script. Get both sides of the conversation down on paper, separated by each “person” …