Assignment 4: Life of a Youtube Beauty Guru Reflection

Thinking of Ideas 

When we first received this assignment and Professor Collins showed us examples within class, I immediately thought of my friend, Rachel Chen. Rachel is a Youtube beauty guru and has been making videos since her high school years. I wanted to do a profile of her within m379242_529476263739463_1348739922_ny video and I had this completed image in my head of what my video was going to look like. However, things never turn out the way we want them to turn out, do they?  Continue reading “Assignment 4: Life of a Youtube Beauty Guru Reflection”

Life of a Youtube Beauty Guru

The Power of Youtube

Youtube was created530579_532880143399075_373353803_n in the year 2005, and in just 9 years, Youtube is now a part of our daily lives. Most people go on Youtube to watch the latest music videos, videos of people dancing, singing, videos of cats, videos of almost anything. I can say that as a college student, Youtube is probably my #1 go-to for procrastination.Youtube is open to anybody who would like to shoot and upload their videos and many people are taking advantage of this. People that have a great amount of views and subscribers are called Youtube stars and are even making money off of it. Many Youtube stars have Youtubing as their job. Through Youtube, they are creating their own businesses, clothing lines, makeup lines, etc.

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Fall Beauty at Curtis Orchard

It’s officially the start of the fall season and what better way to celebrate than going to the home of the infamous apple donuts, Curtis Orchard here in Champaign, IL!  I was excited to capture the peaceful and quiet nature of the orchard while still showing the vibrant and lively colors displayed through the apples, pumpkins and scenery.

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