Creative Challenge

Creative Challenge - student project
  • Creative Challenge #1: List 15 identities that are true to you.
  • 1. Filmmaker
  • 2. Cinematographer
  • 3. Editor
  • 4. Fatherhood
  • 5. Educator
  • 6. Hamburgers
  • 7. Warriors Fan
  • 8. 49er Fan
  • 9. Humor
  • 10. Videographer
  • 11. B-roll
  • 12. Final Cut Pro X
  • 13. 90's Hip Hop
  • 14. Art
  • 15. Video Creator

    Creative Challenge #2:
     Pick one identity from the previous challenge, and list 40 things only that identity would understand.

Fatherhood

  1. time management
  2. space management
  3. losing closet space
  4. getting sick every month
  5. daddy weight
  6. happy wife, happy life
  7. No Maam
  8. daytime naps
  9. Always injuring my foot when I step on toys
  10. father shamed
  11. Eating to keep me awake.
  12. Teaching life lessons
  13. being a role model
  14. Helping my kids become creative
  15. Teaching them how to be tough
  16. Getting them outdoors more often
  17. play fighting
  18. pillow fighting
  19. rewards
  20. 24/7 job
  21. The millions of things people feel the need to tell me how to be a dad
  22. Annoying in-laws
  23. Teaching kids how to be respectful to adults
  24. listening to their feelings
  25. tough love
  26. Figuring out how to explain things the kids see in the streets or the news.
  27. Diaper changing
  28. Potty training
  29. Sneaking out for a nap
  30. shoulder rides = shoulder pain
  31. never have enough hands to carry things
  32. kids always want to take a whole luggage outside when we go somewhere.
  33. Ryan's Toy Review
  34. Moana, Elsa, and all the girlie cartoons.
  35. Trying to get the girls to do what's normally considered "boy things"
  36. Teaching them how to break barriers for her generation.
  37. Too many kid toys around the house
  38. Always cleaning and cleaning.
  39. Making up stories to get my kids to follow rules. Example: The sun will burn her eyes if she looks up.
  40. Bedtime stories
  • Creative Challenge #3: Tweet about a new trending topic every day for 5 days.

https://twitter.com/briangarcia408

Day:

1) Thank you for thinking of us. Unfortunately my wife just told me not to get any junk. #fathersmatter

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  • Creative Challenge #4: Analyze a favorite video and identify what makes it great.

 Watchtower of Turkey

  • great editing
  • nice transitions
  • gets a good sense of the culture
  • I like that they didn't need to get a supermodel to make this video work.
  • shots have a relationship with eachother
  • speed ramping is used
  • tells a story
  • hyperlapse used in landscapes.
  • color sets a tone
  • soft voice during slow motion, then speeds up the video.
  • pace follows the music.
  • families are tied together.
Brian Garcia
Wedding, commercial & real estate films
Teacher