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The Big Hip Hop

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Submitted by: Tim Owens

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Take any photo from The Big Picture http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/ and overlay it with lyrics from a Top 100 song. Similar to The Big Caption project.

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The Wind Shall Carry Us

Wouldn’t you want to find a magical bird person and go on an adventure with them? Just flying around the world with the wind beneath you wings with no care in  the world seems like a great  idea, especially if you are a stressed out college student. Heck, it doesn’t …

I wish I had a Storm Warning

This assignment is called “The Big Hip Hop,” this is Design Assignment 12 worth 2 stars. These are the instructions: “Take any photo from The Big Picture and overlay it with lyrics from a Top 100 song. Similar to The Big Caption project. “

 
I chose this photo of…

The Big Hip Hop( 2 star)

Valentines day is a day for everyone to feel young. The Song We are Young by Fun says it so well. unfortunatly my valentines day was not so great. I would like to think that next year my picture will apply! I designed this picture using picknik from flickr. I…

The Big Hip Hop

I thought this was a really cool photo for http://assignments.ds106.us/assignments/the-big-hip-hop/. I took a line from the Jay Z Kanye track and i think i works well for the image, because this is honestly crazy to see what a natural disaster can do in some areas…

Design Assignment 3 The Big Hip Hop Worth 2 Stars

Take any photo from The Big Picture http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/ and overlay it with lyrics from a Top 100 song. Similar to The Big Caption project.

As soon as I saw this picture I knew the exact music lyric that would go with it LMAO sexy and I know it…it just screams…

The Big Hip Hop

I first went to http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/ and found a picture of two people ice skating. Then I went to
www.billboard.com/charts/hot-100 and looked through the songs until I found one with suitable lyrics. I choose one of my favorite songs Just a Kiss by Lady Antebellum. I used GIMP to add text…

The Big Hip Hop

 
This assignment was pretty straight-forward and simple. I took a photo from The Big Picture and a song from the Top 100 List, and added the lyrics in Picnic. I ended up choosing a photo under the skating category. I chose “Paradise” by Coldplay because the picture looked pretty…

Design Assignment: The Big Picture

For my third design assignment, I decided to choose the one where I had to take any photo from The Big Picture http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/ and overlay it with lyrics from a Top 100 song. I chose the picture with thousands of people on a bridge with different flags along with the…

Feb. first ds106 assignment

Flo Rida – Good Feeling

For my first assignment I did the “The Big Hip Hop” assignments in the Design Assignments. The instructions were
Take any photo from The Big Picture  and overlay it with lyrics from a Top 100 song. Similar to The Big Caption project.
Process: I first…

The Big Hip Hop!

Another assignment submitted by Tim Owens in ds106 is The Big Hip Hop where he says to:
“Take any photo from The Big Picture http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/ and overlay it with lyrics from a Top 100 song.”
I grew up in Los Angeles, CA, greatly influenced by Hip Hop and Rap music;…

Born This Way

The great @scottlo is back on the radio and doing some great things, one of them being timed #ds106 assignment. ~24 minutes where he plays a few songs and challenges you to finish an assignment. Don’t think, just make.
I saw it this morning and rose to the challenge, another…

Design Assignment # 2 “The Big HipHop”

I chose Here comes the Sun” from the site we were to choose pictures from and used the lyrics “Boom! Boom! Boom! Even brighter than the moon! moon! moon! from Katy Perry’s hit song “Fireworks”. It gets better.

http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/…

Last Two Design Assignments

For these last two design assignments I decided to do the “Iconic You” assignment and “The Big Hip Hop Assignment”. For the “Iconic You” assignment I made my icon an image of what you would use when making the template for a surfboard. Surfing is a big part of my…

Design Assignment – The Big Hip Hop

Not the friendliest of quotes but I was just trying to find something that fit this pic since the lightning looked so intense. This is a quote from Eminem’s “Lighters” off a top 100 list I found while the pic features a volcano erupting in Chile during a lightning storm…

Design Assignment 3: The Big Hip Hop

Firefighters sleep between trucks at the incident command post for the Wallow fire, June 8, 2011 in Springerville (Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

For this assignment, i chose this picture of a firefighter taking a nap on a very stressful day. I picked lyrics from the lazy song by Bruno Mars to…

The Big Hip Hop Tutorial

One of my recommendations in the ds106 Toolbox for folks who can’t afford Photoshop (and don’t really need to) is a website called Aviary. Although I refer to it in terms of a photo editor, their suite of tools really does a whole lot more including vector editing and even…

Visual Assignment – Fireworks!

Doing the Visual assignment was a bit hard as I had to look for a good picture and then finding the lyrics to go with it. Once I found this picture I had to use one of my favorite songs. The lyrics are from Drakes song “Fireworks,” and as you…

The Big Hip Hop.

I absolutely loved this assignment. I may have to do more.

I was looking through the photos on the first page of the site and this one really stood out to me. First of all- because they’re absolute psycho. Secondly- because that old man is definitely a beast. The next…

Waiting for the Audio Assignments…

Last design assignment before we start what I think will be my favourite section of the class: audio.* It’s a mix of Tim Owen’s “The Big Caption” assignment and “The Big Hip Hop.” See, I did what I thought was “The Big Hip Hop” without reading through all the instructions.…

The Big Hip Hop: Middle East Edition

I have been in awe of the protests that have taken place across the Middle East over the past few weeks.  I decided that a protest picture and a Ke$ha song would mesh beautifully.  While I know that the protest have been peacefully for the most part, pockets of chaos…

My Heart Stops (The Big Hip Hop Design Project)

After a rather unsuccessful attempt at making a minimalist movie poster — if I finish it, I’ll definitely post it anyway — I decided to do a different design assignment. I started by just looking through all the pictures the Big Picture  had. I found a couple that I liked,…

Design Assignment: The Big Hip Hop

For the design assignment, I chose to do The Big Hip Hop submitted by Tim Owens, which requires taking a photo from The Big Picture (http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/) and overlaying it with text from a Top 100 song (http://www.metrolyrics.com/top100.html). This photo was taken at a protest in Tunisia. The lyrics are from…

ds106: Design Assignment 12: The big hip hop

Design Assignment 12 brief
Take any photo from The Big Picture and overlay it with lyrics from a Top 100 song. Similar to The Big Caption project.
‘I wanna get dusted, I gotta get dusted baby’

For this design assignment I used a photo from The Big Picture’s coverage of…

Design Assignment- The Big Hip Hop

For the design assignment, I chose to do The Big Hip Hop by Tim Owens, which requires taking a photo from The Big Picture website and overlaying it with text from a Top 100 song. This photo was taken at a protest in Tunisia. The lyrics are from the song…

If there was ever a need for a sarcasm font…

Dear upstairs neighbors,
I really admire your love for music. I mean , almost every day I hear your oboe/clarinet playing, your stomping/dancing, and your off key singing of Katy Perry’s Firework. Especially at midnight. It’s awesome. Here is my gift to you.

It’s wake boarding santa with a flare…

Why am I still up?

So, it’s almost 1. I have no classes tomorrow, but I do have to get up for work. There is no explanation for why I am up but here is a quick little something I made.

I saw one of the “Submit Your Assignment” things: The Big Hip Hop and…

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Tutorials So Far

sorry, Drake doesn’t really care about you

I’m a total pop music junkie, so this design assignment (1.5 stars), to take an image from The Big Picture and overlay it with a Top 100 song, seemed like an obvious choice for me.

I picked the number one song, which just happens to be my number one …