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Thursday, 17 May 2012

Talented?? Dared to try???

Show your hidden talent
Have you ever heard about Ryan Higa?  He is American born Japanese.  He is very well known in youtube because of his talent in making jokes and many more.  His shows is NigaHiga which consist of many jokes like End of the world, Dear Ryan : superhero, bromance, word of the day : Swog, Off The Phill : Dancing, Dear Ryan : Epic Meal Time, Off the phill : Christmas Spirit and many more.  Some of his video is about save the japan during Tsunami last year.  Ryan is 22 years old this year and he was born in Hawaii, USA.  He is making the video in youtube since 2006 and is one of the YTF members (Yesterday, Today, Forever).  His shows or youtube channel name is NigaHiga which niga in Japanese mean "rant" and higa is his family name.  The Nigahiga shows get a lot of coverage in all over the world that are around 3 million subscribers.  His popular quote is "on being more eco-friendly and if we don't start now, no one's gonna start later".
Ryan Higa

Then, do you know who is Belacan and Paku?  I guess some of you might know how crazy those people are.  They are American born and have live in Malaysia especially in Bintulu, Sarawak in 2007.  They are so popular with the youtube channel because they speak Malay.  Their popular show in youtube is about Selamat Hari Raya, Mat Saleh Belacan dan Paku, belacan and Paku tengok orang Malaysia, belacan and paku kantoi and many more.  Both of them being invited by tv3 last years to share their experience about youtube.  Belacan is from Utah, USA while Paku who is from Arizona, USA.  
Belacan and Paku
How about Ben Bradshaw, do you know him?  He also one of youtube artist.  Like Belacan and paku, he also well known as American guy who can speak Malay.  People like to call him Gigi Putih because he has the white teeth and he is well know as Cikgu Ben.  This probably because he likes to teach peopel about English words and pronunciation.  According to him, he know how to speak Malay because he spend his life staying in Borneo island few years ago.
Ben Bradshaw

The moral of the story here is all of them dared to challenge themselves and now they are really well known.  So, what are you waiting for?  If you feel talented and dared, make yourself a nice video and put it in youtube.

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Why use photo sharing?

Photo sharing services should make the process of uploading and sharing your pictures as painless as possible. Anyone who uses these services is going to want to be able to upload their photos without having to jump through a lot of hoops. They also want services that are going to leave their options open. The ideal service can’t have too many features because that would make it more difficult to use. As long as the service is able to strike a balance between functionality and ease of use, it isn’t going to have a hard time prevailing among the other photo sharing services. Below are the criteria TopTenREVIEWS used to evaluate photo sharing services.

Photo Sharing

Photo sharing tools work as a combination of things. They serve as online storage spaces for photos, with the ability to tag and organize each photo, as well as publishing your images to whomever you want. Other users who review images in these photo sharing web sites have the opportunity to leave comments for the photographer on any image that has been made available. Some photo sharing web sites offer the ability to edit your photos online, make notes, post your photos to a blog and a variety of other features. 
Each photo sharing service is different, but they all offer upload forms with the ability to browse to images on your own computer, in order to select the images that you would like to share.

idea.jpgUses of Photo Sharing

Library media specialists are finding many ways to use photo sharing sites. Here are a few:
  • Archive and share bulletin boards and display ideas
  • Create unique screensavers with students, activities, book covers, graphics, class projects, images related to topics of research, etc.
  • Shoot and share photos of student activities, field trips, etc. for students and teachers to use in projects and presentations
  • Create slideshows of school and library media center events to share on website
  • Share photos for use in TV production
  • Display student work, art work, activities
  • Post pictures for faculty to view
  • Include in morning news show
  • Display in LMC's digital photo frames
  • Share vacation photos appropriate to education
  • Document programs we've created
  • Send photos to teachers of student activities
  • Send photos to art classes for mural that will be in the library media center
  • Post pictures on our blog
  • Order prints
  • Create photo albums of school events, author visits, special programs
  • Share facilities ideas and furniture arrangements with colleagues in other media centers
  • Create photo books
  • Create posters
  • Store images for use in the annual report and presentations to administrators and parents
  • Use as writing prompts (Library of Congress images on Flickr, etc.)
  • Post on sites where parents can purchase images of their children at school and school activities
  • Organize photos
  • Use on local cable channel
  • Photograph book covers, related titles and post to the web
  • Create monthly photoshows of library media center activities to email to teachers with upcoming events for the next month
  • Use images for newsletters
  • Use for students' multimedia projects
  • Use in digital storytelling
  • Keep photos storage off-site, freeing hard disk and server space and making them available from any computer
  • Teach students about photography, digital cameras, composition, lighting, etc.
  • Teach about photo sharing, tags, searching for images, copyright, creative commons licensing
  • Post a photo of the day
  • Promote reading programs
  • Locate and print photos to be used in displays or on bulletin boards
  • Document library conferences and workshops attended
  • Use as a fund raising activity. Parents and students can order prints
  • Create calendars, cards, gifts with unique library media center photos
by: wawa :)