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School House Rock: Animated Educational Music Videos for Kids

- The Benefits of School House Rock: Animated Educational Music Videos for Kids "As your body grows bigger, your mind must flower, it's great to learn, 'cause knowledge is power!" Any person in their twenties can tell you where this phrase comes from, and that is because every Saturday morning in between Saturday morning cartoons children would wait anxiously for a five minute break of School House Rock. Little did we know that while we were singing along to "Sufferin' Till Suffrage" we were learning a history lesson....   [tags: Educational Music Videos]

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Montage in Films and Music Videos

- In the 1920s, artist like Sergei Eisenstein, Dziga Vertov and Vsevolod Pudovkin started experimenting with the new technique in their abstractfilms which is known as montage. Montage which is a synonym for Editing is a technique where two or more shots are juxtaposed which create a new meaning thatis not existent looking at the shots individually (Manovich, 2001). Few of the early examples of films using this technique are The Battleship Potemkin(1925) by Eisenstein and Man with a Movie Camera(1929) by Vertov.Montages are widely used in many other TV production areas like Advertisement, Dramas, News Programs and Music Videos....   [tags: Film Review, Montage]

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Home Videos : An Old Tradition

- Home Videos Family, you don’t have to like them, but you have to love them. As anyone could assume, not everyone likes their families. Sometimes they get on your nerves, sometimes they embarrass you about things you never thought you could be embarrassed about, or sometimes they are just plain dumb. Although this may be the case for a lot of us out there, family encourages you in every aspect imaginable, which is why you should learn to appreciate the simple idea of a family who loves and cares for you....   [tags: Family, Grandparent, Prince, Time]

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Impacts of Promotional Videos on Customers

- One of the biggest tools that companies and businesses utilize to quickly educate and introduce their services and/or products to potential customers is through a promotional video. Promotional videos are an excellent and exciting way to market directly to the audience because it speaks to the desired target market without the hassle of TV commercials or big production budgets. Promotional videos are a better option because big production is costly and a hassle, while a short promotional video is much more effective and affordable....   [tags: production crew, business competition]

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The Skeleton, By Movement, And By Videos

- This class is one I thoroughly enjoy. With our use of the skeleton, by movement, and by videos, I can say I have learned quite a bit on movement. I’ve learned safe and healthy ways of movement which reflecting on it I wasn’t aware of before. You keep a very light and open attitude to learning, and you keep a nice pace for the class. I like how the learning is fun and if we’re not getting something you come up with a new way of trying it out. Throughout this course I have learned new body pathways, which are easier on my body....   [tags: Debut albums, 2008 singles]

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The Music Of Music Videos

- Music videos began to rise in the 1980 's and ever since then have had a long lasting effect on both the music and television industries. One of music videos most groundbreaking successes was that of MTV, which had a monolithic appearance in the cable TV industry and in American culture. However, MTV as a channel is now that of a dying one. The music video industry continues to thrive due to the developments, expansions, and improvements in technology over the years. In this Post-Network Era, different methods of distribution, for example, YouTube, has allowed there to be a much growth in regards to music videos....   [tags: Reality television, Television]

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Gender Representations in Music Videos:

- Music videos originally served the purpose of creating an outlet through which artists could generate publicity for their work, broaden their popular appeal, and reach wider audiences with interesting audio-visual content (Berry & Shelton, 1999). Over the years, the visual imagery in music videos has increasingly become as significant as the music it represents, as music videos have now become major outlets for propagating views and stereotypes that influence popular culture. One of the most noteworthy features of modern music videos is the portrayal of gender according to the worldviews, experiences, and expectations of the music artistes, or in line with gender stereotypes associated with...   [tags: maculinity, hip hop, social orientation]

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The Two Videos That I Chose

- The two videos that I chose are called promo PISADAS. Compañía Olga Pericet en el Festival de Jerez and Agbadza dancing in Ghana. Right away I noticed that these two forms of music and dancing are from two very different countries, which are Spain and Ghana. The first video is portraying flamenco. We first see a woman dancing and we see other people shouting words, clapping, and singing. The woman is dancing side to side with the beat, and as the clapping and music are going much quicker, the woman is moving faster....   [tags: Dance, Performance, Dance music, Dance therapy]

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Regional Restriction of Streaming Videos

- Regional restriction of streaming videos The Internet — a fascinating place jam packed with things to read, to watch and to download. According to the ISC Internet Domain Surveys, the number of registered website domains doubles every 2-3 years. There are over 625 million registered domains in their last survey conducted in January 2009. Greater than 1.7 billion people use the Internet and the majority of usage since the creation of peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing protocol (from 2003-2006) has been to download audio and video files via these networks....   [tags: Media ]

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Youtuve: Uploading and Sharing Videos

- ... Fundamental requirements for using blogs; are internet access and typing skills, the easy use of internet and typing skill have encouraged information technology users to institute personal blogs and then proliferating worldwide. There were 35,000 active blogs in the Arab region in 2009, growing to 40,000 by 2010. (The Initiative for an Open Arab Internet, 2011). This number has amplified significantly since the 2011 uprisings, speculated at 600,000 blogs today, as per the Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (Arabic Network for Human Rights Information Online, 2011)....   [tags: online networking, arab internet]

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The Day Of Home Videos

- Along with many young child, I too fell into the belief of the jolly-filled plump man with rosy red cheeks and a beard as white as snow. I would wake up earlier than six in the morning, bouncing off the walls and pestering my parents to get them up (keep in mind, at age this age I didn’t even drink coffee, so the fact that I was able to do this amazes me). They’d drag themselves out of bed, and my sister and I would sit right next to the Christmas tree waiting to open the gifts from person we believe in with all our hearts: Santa Claus....   [tags: Lie, Truth, Deception, Thought]

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Viral Videos

- Internet Celebrities For those who feel a deeper love of sharing, Internet celebrity beckons. Pop artist Andy Warhol famously said that “in the future, everyone will be world-famous for fifteen minutes.” Warhol spoke this most famous quote in 1968, well before YouTube and Google were anything but science fiction, yet the phrase now seems prophetic. Celebrity, once the exclusive province of people who had an abundance of talent, connections and luck, has become a more attainable goal – at least if Internet celebrity counts....   [tags: Technology, Fame, YouTube]

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Viral Videos

- Since the conception of the germ theory of disease, people have understood contagion. Getting close to someone with a cold means the viruses that cause it will likely have a new host who then spreads the illness to others. Viral videos get their name because they propagate in the same way, moving from viewer to viewer as each person who sees the video sends it along via e-mail and phone. The more exposure the video gets, the faster it spreads, potentially reaching billions of viewers. Viral videos can be humorous, frightening, amazing or bizarre, but they all carry the same fundamental message to each new host: "You've got to see this!" Viral videos are distinct from mass-marketed videos....   [tags: Technology, Communication, Physical Reaction]

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Portrayal of Women in Rap and Music Videos

- Misogyny and degradation of women is present in almost every genre of music, yet the one genre that completely revolves around demeaning women is rap. Over the years rap and rap music videos have continually become more sexual and degrading towards women. Rap has been criticized numerous times for this reason, and that is because rap is one of the most popular genres of music for the younger generations. It is more than a genre of music, it is a complete industry filled with clothing and other merchandise....   [tags: Feminism Rap Women]

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Videos and Games as Language Learning Methods

- Videos and Games as Language Learning Methods In today’s conditions, learning at least one foreign language is a must-do in order to get a good job, communicate with foreigners, learn the world better, and many other reasons. Thanks to developments of technology and media there are a lot of ways to learn languages. Online websites, mobile applications, multimedia language courses are some of these methods. Online websites are one of the language learning methods. They provide online language courses with visual, auditory, writing and speaking exercises....   [tags: Foreign Languages, Communication, Technology]

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Murder Videos on Media Platforms and Their Consequences

- ... Thus, Cossman is arguing that the courts are using an outdated perspective when charging Marek with "corrupting morals." Cossman provides another example of a similar case of Remy Couture who uploaded content similar to Marek's on his website. Despite this, Couture was acquitted because he argued that the "images didn't cause harm, [because] they were artistic expression." Therefore, Cossman argues, the courts must handle such cases based on contemporary perspectives that focus on harm, and not morality....   [tags: moral, obscenity, freedom]

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Identifying Potential Genres of Viral Videos

- Can a medium be a genre. If we casually substitute genre for more general synonyms like category, class, or group, then the answer is “yes,” as demonstrated by the information architecture of online super-retailers like Amazon subdivides its massive inventory first by medium, like “Books” or “Movies,” before incrementally working toward a finer degree of granularity. Taking books as our example medium, we can navigate by sub-genres to find a title in Books > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Adventure....   [tags: Information Technology]

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The Videos And Two Articles On Bipolar Disorder

- The two videos and two articles on bipolar disorder were extremely fascinating to me. I myself suffer from bipolar disorder, so whenever there is an opportunity to learn more than I know from a personal standpoint about the disorder, I get very involved and interested. The videos were great representations of a manic episode and what exactly that may look like. The video of “Sweethearts” did a fantastic job of showing what it is like for a patient with bipolar disorder to have rapid speech or a pressure to keep talking....   [tags: Bipolar disorder, Mania, Hypomania]

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My Observations From The Videos On Learning

- Some people say they woke up knowing they were meant to teach but this doesn’t exclude them from the hard work it takes to become a teacher. A lot of preparation, research, observation, and, of course, education is needed to be a teacher. This is what I have been working to achieve. I have written a short summary of my observations from the videos on Most teaching strategies can be manipulated and used in any classroom. There are seven principals to teaching the arts; developing students as artist, addressing the diverse needs of students, choosing instruction approaches, creating rich learning environments....   [tags: Education, Learning, Educational psychology]

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We Watch Old Family Videos

- Whenever we watch old family videos, I always look for one in particular. It’s of Sadie at two years old, almost three, standing in front of the TV screen and singing along with Disney’s Aladdin. She stares at Princess Jasmine riding along a magic carpet with her beau, and together they sing, “A whole new world” with Sadie mouthing the words. It’s one of those Proud Parent videos to be sure, one that gets anyone who’s not the father reaching for the remote, but what’s remarkable about this moment-- is that she 's not bad....   [tags: Musical instrument, Music, Organ, Vocal music]

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Sociology: Sexual Objectification of Women in Music Videos Today

- The Research Problem This study works to examine the use of sexual objectification of women in music videos today. The primary purpose was to examine the differences between genres, specifically hip-hop and country. I tested the following; Women are more likely to be sexualized in hip-hop music videos than in country music videos. Literature Review Since the explosion of music videos in 1981, a large portion of their popularity has been due to the objectification of women and their sexuality....   [tags: Explicit Desired Content, Exploitation]

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Power of Dance in Music Videos

- Power of Dance in Music Videos When VH1 got a panel of “music industry experts” together to decide on a list of the greatest music videos ever, it was Fatboy Slim’s “Weapon of Choice” that was the video of choice. Close behind on the list were videos for songs such as Madonna’s “Vogue” and Jackson’s “Thriller.” It seems to me that there is a significant theme all of these videos share…DANCE. Berkeley had it right. If you want a song to catch on, put it with a moving body. And if the body happens to be the king or queen of pop, that doesn’t hurt....   [tags: Performance Arts Dancing Essays]

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Music Videos And Its Demeaning Attitude Towards Women

- In the twenty-first century, media outlets such as YouTube and Netflix allow for ease of access to pop cultural trends through any device with an internet connection. However, the content of modern pop culture evidently reflects on gender inequality because of the disparity between the roles of men and women in popular media, specifically in music videos. Music videos often display men as well dressed dominant figures compared to the women who are likely shown to be half-naked and exhibiting overly sexual acts such as brandishing their buttocks....   [tags: Gender role, Gender, Role, Music video]

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How I Get More Views On Youtube Videos

- How to Get More Views On YouTube YouTube is regarded as one of the most essential marketing strategies to enhance your social presence through uploaded videos. With more than one billion Youtube users, you can actually gain the recognition you want for yourself or your brand, and become popular. However, the popularity you desire can be is measured by the number of views your YouTube videos can get. If your want to capture this popularity, you need to get more YouTube views on your videos. The total number of video views you get can help determine your YouTube or Google search rank....   [tags: YouTube, Google, User-generated content]

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Four Videos about The New Hard Times

- Our assignment was to watch the four videos about The New Hard Times. These particular videos were dedicated to discuss the times and what people went through during the Great Depression and how life then and now is alike and different. The first video was dedicated to Mr. Peter G. Holden who is 92 years of age. He grew up during the times of the Jim Crow laws. The Jim Crow times were known as being a time where segregation was very prominent and seemed to be something that was not going to change anytime soon....   [tags: reaction paper, video anaysis]

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The Impact Of Educational On Home Videos On Self Care Behaviors

- The impact of educational in-home videos on self-care behaviors in patients with heart failure has not been well studied. Veroff and colleagues (2012) conducted a study that included a Living with Heart Failure DVD and accompanying booklet to assess whether or not in-home videos would increase self-care in patients with heart failure. It was concluded that the DVD and booklet had a positive impact on patient’s self-care behaviors. Patient educational aids in DVD format are a more economical form of disease management, delivery compared to in-person, clinician led programs....   [tags: Patient, Health care provider, Heart failure]

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Music, Music Lyrics, And Music Videos On Children And Youth

- American Academy of Pediatrics, (2009, November). Impact of Music, Music Lyrics, and Music Videos on Children and Youth. Retrieved November 18, 2016, from This authors of this article wrote with an interest in informing parents and pediatricians of the large impact that music, music videos, and song lyrics can have on the lives of their children and patients. They discussed a wide variety of the different aspects in the lives of youth that music and music media can influence....   [tags: Psychology, Cognition, Brain, Hearing]

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Promotional Pop Videos

- Promotional Pop Videos A promotional music video can be of many different genres. Some factors are present in all videos whilst others are specific to the aim of the song. The earliest example of a music video is Queen with their single "Bohemian Rhapsody" which was shot and released in the 1970s. The video is very simple and effective and it helped the single become of the most famous songs in the world. Costumes are a very important part of a music video. The artist/s and director have to decide the outfit/costume that the performer(s) will be wearing in the video....   [tags: Papers]

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Sex and Music Videos in the 21st Century

- Sex and Music Videos in the 21st Century Females have been portrayed as sex objects in music videos since MTV began. Some of the earlier stars on MTV consisted of Prince, Kiss and Aerosmith, just to name a few. Even those videos contained images of women in bikini’s, so why are we so shocked and appalled when Kid Rock has 20 surgically enhanced women parading around him as if he is king. Is it really that shocking that Sisqo’s, “The Thong Song” was voted 2000’s summer anthem, by Jet Magazine. His most recent album contained thirteen tracks....   [tags: Music Essays]

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A Detailed Comparison of Two Music Videos

- A Detailed Comparison of Two Music Videos The video's I have chosen to analyse are from different eras. I am using Ashanti's 'Rain on me' video, which was made in 2003 and is in the category narrative. I am comparing this with Shanni Holiday's 'Locomotion', made in 1962 and is in the performance category, although it has a theme of trains in the video. The story of 'Rain on me', Ashanti plays herself; her boyfriend, who is jealous of her success, physically assaults her when they have arguments....   [tags: Papers]

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What to do about Music Videos?

- What to do about Music Videos. What did he say. Have you stopped recently and really listened and watched the music of today. Music has been used in various forms since early human history. According to the Encarta Encyclopedia, “Music is the organized movement of sounds through a continuum of time. Music plays a role in all societies and its exists in a large number of styles, each characteristic of a geographical region or a historical era.” Music has a been and is presently used in different cultures for different reasons....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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Start of Music Videos Were Much Different from Today

- ... The Beatles shared a great part in helping influence the music video era. The starred in a promotional video directed by Richard Lester, call "A Hard Day's Night". Which was the main key in the success to the television show known as "The Monkees" (1966-1968) that was created to illustrated songs from the band "Monkees". The started making promotional clips to sell world wide ( mostly United States) so they did not have to make in-person appearances everywhere for them to be seen. All of this help spring up the desire for promotional clips....   [tags: production, evolution, digital]

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Sources of Implicature in Videos Uploaded by Ahmad Hasan Alzoubi to Youtube

- 1. Introduction The main function of a language is communication. We use words to express ourselves and words are our tools of conveying meanings. If a person was able to use words in a way that another person understands them, the message will reach and probably the goal of communication might be achieved. The study of meaning is the concern of Pragmatics, the branch of linguistics that studies the use of language in human communications determined by the conditions of society. (Karthik, 2013) There are ways in which words are used to convey the meaning indirectly in which the listener needs to exert more effort to understand what is meant....   [tags: sarcastic journalism]

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Music Videos By Artists Like Jason Derulo 's Wiggle, By Jennifer Lopez

- are generally presented in music videos to be looked at" (Shaw 462). Take for instance music videos by artists like Jason Derulo 's "Wiggle", and Jennifer Lopez 's "Booty" , which put emphasize on women 's behinds. Often these kinds of videos feature scantily clad women and sexual themes, demonstrating that music often characterizes women as objects. Music that emphasizes big booties and half dressed women often encourage young women to seek attention in the same such ways. Also there are reports that show "those who have watched these videos in a controlled setting are more likely to “endorse the ‘sexual double standard’ which sees men who have many sexual partners as admirable and women wh...   [tags: Domestic violence, Violence]

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Teaching Students With Special Needs Series By Allyn And Bacon Provide Education Videos

- Teaching students with special needs series by Allyn and Bacon provide education videos. This video is the “Individual Education Plan” also known as the IEP. This is a staged IEP meeting to determine if the student meets the eligibility criteria to be provided services under an IEP plan. The people that are in attendance at this meeting are: the principle, RSP instructor, collaborative teacher, school psychologist, 5th grade-referring teacher, Mrs. Diehl and the student Doug. Each of the educational professionals in the meeting introduces themselves....   [tags: Education, Individualized Education Program]

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Let's Stop Glorifying Drugs in Music Videos

- Let's Stop Glorifying Drugs in Music Videos The music industry and the glorification of drugs in music video's today have changed drastically on a higher level. Since the powerful influence of Hip-Hop and it's emergence into a worldwide culture, it has sweep through inner cites and suburban life styles impacting each and everyone of us. The Hip-Hop culture, not only as a form of free poetic expression (form of spoken word and poetry,) by young black African Americans but a true look into a way of life that many of us will never see or come in contact with....   [tags: Argumentative Persuasive Argument Essays]

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Eccentric People In Front Of Video Cameras

- Is it Edward B. Marks, Joe Stern, MTV, VH1 or Ladislav Rychman. Who does society blame for the start of music videos and what they are in present day. These are just a few people and companies who helped introduce music videos into to the world. Since music videos have been aired on television not only the messages, but reason for which they were made has changed. Thanks to this change, the stereotypes remain the same about genres of music which affect society as a whole. During the late 1950’s, the introduction of the scopitone was the first device that allowed short videos to be produced....   [tags: music videos, mtv, youtube]

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Youtube: New Age of Digital Media

- As I load this week’s college course assignments, I get my first look at the videos I must view. Once again, there is a YouTube video listed. Most individuals think of YouTube as a forum for viewing entertaining video snippets and having a laugh or an ‘ahh’ moment, but in today’s media engrossed world, YouTube has crept into every corner of society from sports to education. If a picture is worth a thousand words, then how much is a video worth. Apparently a lot when it comes to using YouTube, which is accessible in 22 countries and in 24 different languages....   [tags: videos, TSA, social networks]

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Hot and Cool Continued: An an Analysis of Hillary Clinton’s & Elizabeth May's Campaign Ad

- Hot and Cool Continued: An an Analysis of Hillary Clinton’s & Elizabeth May’s Campaign Ad Thesis: After analysis of their local campaign videos, although Hillary Clinton and Elizabeth May could, overall, be characterized as hot candidates, Elizabeth May’s degree (hot or cool) varies depending on the ground of audience viewing the campaign video: Those who know or already support her would view her appearance, personality, and message as hot while those who do not would view them as cool. Introduction: Hot and Cool Revisited In the late 1950’s, communications theorist, Marshall McLuhan, developed a classification scheme to categorize past, existing, and future media: cool or hot....   [tags: local political campaign videos]

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Analysis of CNN vs. GLAD Lawsuit and Article Reviews

- CNN is a cable news network owned by Time Warner. The world headquarters is in Atlanta, GA. A class action lawsuit was filed in 2011 against CNN by the Greater Los Angeles Agency on Deafness (GLAD). Because CNN opted not to include closed-captioning for their short video clips, GLAD claimed that CNN was violating California’s Civil Rights and the Disabled Persons Act (DPA). In 2012 a magistrate judge ruled against CNN’s appeal to dismiss the case. CNN argued that the lawsuit be dropped due to California’s anti-SLAPP (strategic lawsuit against public participation) statute....   [tags: Deaf, Closed Caption, Videos]

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Music Journal: Study of Latin American Music

- This semster, I spent a lot of time appreciating Latin America music, watching videos, and enjoying their beauty in the media center. Some albums such as Antonio Carlos Jobim’s “ACJ Songbook and Carlos Santana’s “Music of the Andes” impressed me deeply. In particular, since I have hectic workload this semester and always feel tired, I become quite relaxed as I listened to Jobim’s “ASJ Songbook”. I really admire its elegence and usually feel refreshed after I leave the media center. In addition, some Tex-Mex tracks gave me a perpective of regional culture of the border along Texas and Mexico....   [tags: music, videos, album, song]

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Music and Entertainment Industry: Digital TV and MP3s

- ... Cinemas are also been effected by ICT as a result in the advances in technology films are bow shown in better quality because of the improvement in ICT with cameras. And also film has improved from ICT because you can now download films of the internet and put them on to a DVD. DVDs came into existence as a result in developments in ICT, DVDs have created the chance for people to watch things whenever they want which the can buy from shops. ICT now also has the ability to send out digital Radio which allows certain radio stations to broadcast solely on computers and certain digital radio players....   [tags: ICT, videos, devices]

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You Tube: A Video-Sharing Website

-   Introduction February 2005 was an important date in the cyberspace when three former PayPal staff decided to leave the company and launch YouTube, a video-sharing website which offers services of uploading, watching and sharing users’ videos without any charge. Loads of new registered users soon made the site well-known; so much that it drew the attention of Google. The Internet giant then bought the website in November 2006, and the site now runs as a Google’s subsidiary. Being an eye-catching medium of communications, YouTube has made a major contribution to education worldwide (Bonk, 2009)....   [tags: educators, culture based videos]

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Analysis of The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick

- First I want to say that I was a little hesitant in choosing this book. The saying that “you can’t judge a book by its cover” certainly holds true for this book. When seeing the size of the book, I thought that there was no way I would be able to read this book in ten days. The cover shows what I thought was a hot air balloon. The first connection I made with the book were from the images on the cover. I visualized images of Wizard of Oz before I even opened to the first page. As I read the book and viewed its spectacular illustrations, I became mesmerized by its story and found it hard to put the book down....   [tags: book, picture, videos, experience]

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Analysis of Little Talks, by Of Monsters and Men

- Introduction Of Monsters and Men is an up and coming Icelandic band that uses emotional lyrics and familiar subject matter in their songs. While they do not use a direct interpretation of the lyrics in their music videos, Of Monsters and Men uses the symbolism of a phoenix and a group of mythical monsters to bring forth the overall message of their song; the power of hope when a loved one is struggling with a mental disease. Drawing their inspiration from the Icelandic fairytales and stories they used to hear growing up, Of Monsters and Men captivates an audience of many generations....   [tags: music, videos, lyrics]

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Moviemaking is a Modern Day Art

- Moviemaking is a modern day art that can inspire individuals. Making movies and creating music videos are ways to express a persons feelings and it can expand their imagination and creativity. It expresses one’s feelings about a particular subject. The purpose of movie making is to entertain, to amuse, to excite, and to intrigue the viewers that are watching. Movie production ranges from awesome, million- dollar, widescreen Hollywood epics to a parent recording a child’s birthday with just a regular home video camera....   [tags: hollywood, creating music and videos]

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Why are Advertising Restriction Needed?

- Advertising has become the parcel of our daily life. Advertisements are part of the life with advocates, announces, pictures, slogans or videos which makes people's mind inclined on the product. According to study of Yankelvich Research Center, there are approximately 500 images of advertisement seen by people per day in 1970's and it is about 5,000 today (Yankelvich, 2010). These numbers includes all labels on showcards, messages in mailbox and videos on televisions affecting people mentally and emotionally....   [tags: pictures, slogas, videos, emotions]

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Finding Comfort in Music Genres

- Why do people find comfort in certain music genres, and how does music affect our behavior. It is known by most that music can and likely does affect our behavior, many people wonder how and why it affects so many people in such diverse ways. Could it be because music makes us feel a certain way. Do different music genres make us think different thoughts. What kind of thoughts do they cause us to come up with. Can music cause us to act a certain way. Does music have any health benefits for humans....   [tags: behavior, lyrics, videos]

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YouTube: More than Entertainment

- More than 1 billion people visit YouTube on a monthly basis (Reuters). To put that in perspective, The United States only a population of 317.6 million, while the highest, China, has a population of 1.355 billion (""). Youtube has become so renowned, it has gone from a noun to a verb. Want to watch someone getting trying to do stunts but failing. YouTube it. Want to see a monkey fling it's poo at someone. Well maybe not, but yes it's probably on YouTube. Or want to learn how to do a useful task, say like how to fix a car's radiator or learn a new language....   [tags: Youtube, Videos, Viewers, Online]

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Video-Blogging Industry: Online Video

- Video-Blogging Industry Video-blogging is a relatively new form of internet communication that dates back to the year 2000 (and specifically, to the start of the longest-running video blog in history by Adam Kontras) ( Nowadays online video is a very promising way of making people aware of one’s brand and company. According to YouTube statistics, each month more than 1 billion unique users visit YouTube and over 6 billion hours of video are watched each month there (i.e., almost an hour for every person on Earth)....   [tags: search engine, videos, tutorials]

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Parenthood Has Come Under Fire Recently For Undercover Videos Produced By Pro Life Activist

- Planned Parenthood has come under fire recently for “undercover” videos produced by pro-life activist. In these videos, the pro-life activist claim that Planned Parenthood is performing abortions and then selling the tissues of the aborted pregnancy. Because of these videos, activist have begun a crusade to get government funding stopped to this non-profit organization. Planned Parenthood provides medical services, counseling and education to anyone that seeks their services. Without it, millions of men, women, and children would be without healthcare....   [tags: Abortion, Birth control, Health care, Pregnancy]

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How Electronic Media--From Baby Videos to Educational Software--Affects Your Young Child by Lisa Guernsey

- ... However, televisions are not the only culprits contributing to the issue. The accessibility found in cell phones and computers is beyond extraordinary. The knowledge of the world can be obtained with a click of a button or a tap of a finger. The introduction of the internet has revolutionized the way of life for better or for worse. Rather than reading newspapers and books to retrieve information, people resort to the internet for their means. This is entirely justifiable, considering the drastic variation in the time required to access information on each platform....   [tags: modern technology, children, screen-time]

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Comparison of Youtubers Connor Franta and Zoe Sugg

- YouTube is a network of videos that anyone in the world can view. Two popularly watched people who post videos to YouTube, or YouTubers as they are called, are Connor Franta and Zoe Sugg. Although their career paths are similar, they are very different. The videos they produce fit into opposite genres, they live across the world from each other, and are members of different varieties of channels. The objective of this paper is to compare and contrast these two YouTubers and their styles and lives....   [tags: videos, culture, styles, lives, filming]

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- In today’s world, celebrities are often misunderstood, especially singer/songwriter Robin Rihanna Fenty, referred to as Rihanna. Rihanna’s sexual behaviors in her videos have been talked about in negative ways for some time now, but what [eople do not understand is that it is all for fame. Celebrities will do anything to keep their career going strong. If one really took the time out to take a deep look at Rihanna, they will notice how humble she really is. After going through the abusive relationship with Chris Brown, Rihanna has struggled with gaining that strong confidence with who she is....   [tags: sexual behaviors, rihanna, fame, videos]

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- ... In respond to this, the U.S. President, George W. Bush, decided to retaliate against terrorists and declared war on al-Qaeda. However, the issue became more complex when Vice President Cheney, and the Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld, exerts their power to convince the country, the President, and also the United Nations about a possible link between Sudan Husain and al-Qaeda. In addition, Cheney and Rumsfeld, made more accusations about Sudan by saying that he has in his power weapons of mass destruction, therefore he was a threat for the United States....   [tags: cruel reality about Iraq, videos]

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The Death of Photojournalism

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- The role of women in media is based upon traditional gender roles and are seen as being empowered only sexually and through the use of their bodies. Males are depicted as dominate and controlling only relinquishing power to women before and during sex, but not after. The music video for the song “Candy Shop” by 50 Cent shows the nature of these relationships in popular culture. The video begins with 50 Cent driving into the gates of a mansion in his sports car. When he enters the doors he is greeted by numerous women scandalously dressed....   [tags: sexually, 50 cent, music videos]

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- With the conclusion of the observation research, the development of technological resources began. From the observational study it was clear that these resources had to be created so they could be used outside of lesson hours. This is because as already stated there is limited technological use inside of a classroom but outside of the classroom holds a lot of opportunities. This lead to the development of revision tools for years 12 and 13 who were studying towards external exams. To decide which part of externals these videos would focus on, there was input from teachers, students and looking over past exams....   [tags: Education, Learning styles, Chemistry, Technology]

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Black Women’s Role in Popular Culture: An Analysis of The Venus Hip Hop and the Pink Ghetto

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My Pitch on the Top Ten HD Camcorders in the Market

- Hello guys, today I’m going to show you top ten HD camcorder. If you want to buy a HD camcorder. Then this article or guide will help you to find your favorite HD camcorder. For HD camcorders you need to look for first the resolution, its 720p or 1080p. Next you will see for features like zoom capabilities, still image quality, how many megapixel are there, battery life, Wi-Fi and sharing facilities etc. You also need to look for the design of the HD camcorder. Is it easy to use or handling. A good HD camcorder will help you to create good quality home videos for your family and friends....   [tags: article, buying guide]

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