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Not Quite Norma Jeane

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Submitted by: Tom Woodward

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The past is strange. Remake this classic Marilyn Monroe "expressions sheet" with self-portraits or with the aid of a friend. Bonus points for the involvement of a stranger.

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“Fear is stupid. So are regrets.”




The many faces of a timeless and iconic beauty, now available in four styles. The original “Unedited” option shows this star’s natural allure. Her supple skin radiates in the beautiful California sunshine, if there were a flaw to be found it could not be hidden in these photos. With this …

Look at Me Now

For my second assignment for our final project I did Not Quite Norma Jeane. This assignment is to remake this classic Marilyn Monroe “expressions sheet” with self-portraits or with the aid of a friend.  Were going to call Taylor my friend for this one.

To do this assignment I …

DS 106 Assignment (B)- Not Quite Norma Jean

For this assignment, you remake the classic “Marilyn Monroe Expressions Sheet” with your own self portraits. I tried to get mine similar to the original, but I added in my own silly personality. No make up, no editing, just the many faces of me!

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DS106 Assignment (B) – Not Quite Norma Jean

For this assignment, you remake the classic “Marilyn Monroe Expressions Sheet” with your own self portraits. I tried to get mine similar to the original, but I added in my own silly personality. No make up, no editing, just the many faces of me!

Many Poses!…Many Faces!

 

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Assignment 4 – Splash the colour

I’ve had a bit of a DS106 lull for the last couple of weeks. I had a bit of a schedule shake up with my partner being injured, but she is on the mend now and I am getting myself back on track. I struggle getting into routines, which I …

Assignment 3 – Not Quite Norma Jean

–Originally published at Oskar explores Digital Storytelling DS106
Hello again! This week has been again a week of business but lucky for me I have had my eye on this assignment since last week. I had without really noticing started this project about 2 weeks ago. The assignment … Continue reading

Not Quite Norma GIF

How could anyone resist doing Tom Woodward’s Not Quite Norma Jean assignment? The past is strange. Remake this classic Marilyn Monroe “expressions sheet” with self-portraits or with the aid of a friend. Bonus points for the involvement of a stranger. And I thought, if Tom Woodward can pose coyly like Marilyn, than surely my stuffed animal Feldspar can pull it off? And as I worked with the image I made from it it started saying to me, please make me into a GIF, yeah, a Riff a GIF type of GIF. Enjoy. For the makings, I created Photoshop file with the background a capture of the screen at Retronaut (I liked the frame on it), and in the top layer, a copy of this made with the images of her cut out, so it was a copy of the frames around the images that sits above the 9 separate image …

marilyn

Marilyn expression sheet from 1955 via Retronaut in the spirt of the Hawkeye Initiative. I made this assignment, damnit!

Kids “a la Marilyn”

Self-explanatory. Grid of faces, my kids make great faces. I’ll try for stranger bonus points next time.

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