Week 10 Summary
Ami here to recap the week.
I created a Queen Latifah highlight video, an Odell Beckham Jr. video, and a video representing my life and development.
I am flying solo.
I made fingerprint art, a color video, and a story about …Read More
For this assignment (worth four stars), I had to describe myself (my character) through various clips.
I started with No Church in the Wild by Angel Haze to represent my distrust of society from a young age. Then, I used Man Down by Rihanna to show how and …Read More
Queen Latifah Highlights
For this assignment (worth three stars), we had to create a video of a few of our favorite actor’s best scenes.
Queen Latifa is my (Ami’s) favorite actress. She portrays a wide variety of characters, but always a strong woman who loves herself. I wish there were more roles created …Read More
Final Unit Choice
Looks like Turay is flying solo. Can’t trust anyone but yourself. I’ve known that for a long time.…Read More
For this assignment (worth four points), I had to design a lyric typography poster. I chose to use this to express the dynamic between Ami and Sebastian Crane, an assertive and powerful ex-lover. I used Photoshop to combine text and images. Concepts from the Vignelli Canon like using …Read More
A Love Story
This assignment (worth three stars) required me to tell a love story in three photos. I used this assignment to tell the story of Ami and John Brown, a handsome, wealthy lawyer from Florida visiting his birthplace, NY, for a few weeks. To create this, I took images …Read More
Lie About Your Age
For this assignment (worth 3 stars), I had to make an album cover through a detailed process for each aspect: title, band, and image. I tweaked this assignment by creating my own image based on what I found as well as Sylvia and Ami‘s relationship. The title was generated …Read More
Silk Road- Final Product
Behold: NeoNoir’s “Silk Road”- a radio show created by Sarah Kinzer and Jada Steward. In the show, Sophie, a hacker based in New York, teams up with Carter Smith, a determined police officer and his mentor, Tom, to catch Folami Turay, the leader of a ring of underage prostitutes …Read More
The Only One Night Stand We’re Having Is From Ikea
For this assignment (worth 3.5 stars), I had to create a mashup of songs that told a story.
This song, entitled “The Only One Night Stand We’re Having Is From Ikea” (in typical Fall Out Boy fashion), tells the story of Ami‘s most common daydream: falling in love and …Read More
For this assignment (worth 3.5 stars), I created a cartoon image of my character, Folami. In the image, Ami is tall and intimidating, with high cheekbones and a rather androgynous wardrobe. She is smoking a cigarette, in typical noir fashion. The light gradient and soft purple colors stand in …Read More