Today's Daily Create may have been the hardest one to date- "Use camera panning to blur the background behind a moving subject" - the idea is to use a relatively slow shutter speed to take a photo of a moving subject. If you pan the camera at about the same ...

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In my late night Youtube wandering, among the suggested videos that popped up last night was, An Ox's Tale, the full length documentary of The Who's bass genius, John Entwistle. The guy was in an orbit of his own for what he accomplished, from building his first electric bass by ...

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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, ...

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What to GIF tonight? I was recalling a few photos I took of something in West Texas I spotted on my trip home in December. Then the lightning bolts flew, so thanks to Rowan Peter for the idea on my Who GIFs to include some Pete Townsend Windmill Powered GIFness I ...

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Sure, the Oxford American Dictionary made the verb "to GIF" a word of the year, but they fell short-- it should be noun, adjective, adverb, maybe even present past participle of the year, too. Yes, it's the peak of ds106 GIFfest. And I did not even get close to sending out real ...

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Time for a little bit of Rock and Roll GIF-action ("I can't get no...") for the ds106 GIFfest, this in response to the Rock 'n Roll 'n GIF call... actually a few different music action sequences from the BBC documentary on the Who's Quadrophenia, Can You See the Real Me?. Besides ...

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Here comes my epic multi GIF bonanza as part of the ds106 GIFfest, it might fall into a Multi-GIF story. It's BROUGHT TO EXCITING LIFE! What follows are 16 GIFfable scenes from the 1948 John Ford Western, Fort Apache. Rented from the nifty little library in Pine, AZ, the movie appeals on ...

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Stanford is doing it. Harvard is doing it. MIT is doing it. We better do it. Just keep mooing along. Giulia got the GIF going this before me (and cleverly wrapped it into an Instagram-like GIF with dancing panda, speaking of herding behavior, look at the stampeded over to flickr). I ...

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The eclectic Woody Allen has had many romantic encounters, on and off screen. How could he ever forget his lively yet draining down under love affair? I was going to make a new assignment for the #ds106 GIFfest, but sometimes it is more fun to make the GIF fit, in ...

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