Question 6What have you learnt abouttechnologies from the process ofconstructing this product?-REBECA BAQUEIRO
MacFirstly I learnt how to use a Mac, i’ve never used one, so it wasquite difficult to get into it.I learnt the really basic like turning on the computer, and logging into my session.I learnt how to open new tabs and the key notes to copy andpaste texts.I learnt how to save a document and then how to open it.I learnt how to transfer documents from my usb to the mac andhow to move them to my desktop so it would be easier to findthem.
iMovieI learnt :How to use iMovie, by editing and uploading videos.How to move clips around, cut them, edited them and save themto make a new project.How to add soundtrack to a various or just one clip.How to change the exposure, lighting, contrast and other thingsto make the video look better.How to do ducking, which is lowering one piece of sound whenanother one comes in.
MicrophoneI’ve never used a directional microphone before so ilearnt everything about it, how to plug it into thecamera, how to put the batteries on it, how to turn iton and to always put headphones into the camera tomake sure the sound is working.I also learnt to put the wind sock when you’re filmingoutside, to stop having noises in the background.
TripodIn general i learnt how to use all thefunctions of the tripod, how to use theextendable legs and how to put the camerain the top part of it and also to extend thelegs to adapt to the terrain I was filming on.It improved my shots because it made themlook still and my shots looked a lot better.
EdublogsI learnt how to make new posts, add photos andvideos. Also i learnt how to embed links to differentwebsites in order to show my research.I also learnt how to use various other websites, likeWIX, which helped me to create a website, as well asusing things like glogster to create an online posterand Prezzi to create an online presentation. I learntdifferent creative techniques from these websites.