Tag Archives: Leahy

How to do laundry like an Adult

screen-shot-2016-10-24-at-4-49-26-pmAre you that struggling college student who secretly doesn’t know how to do their own laundry? Or that freshman who put hand soap in the washer instead of detergent? Or just have no clue where to begin?

I’m here to help.

I’ve found that so many of my friends and fellow students in their attempt to be an “adult” actually do laundry all wrong. For a simple how to on the subject, watch my video hereContinue reading

Coffee Break

Tis the season of midterms, cold weather, and warm coffee.

Here at the Illinois campusscreen-shot-2016-10-13-at-10-30-02-pm, coffee is all the craze. No matter what coffee shop is your favorite, you can find most students rely on their daily cup. Whether it’s because we’re busier or because new types of coffee have become more popular, young people are drinking more coffee than ever before. If I’m getting you in the mood for a warm latte, watch my video package hereContinue reading

Assignment 2 Leahy

For this assignment, we were assigned a photo essay. I was so excited! I’ve loved learning how to take good quality photos. I went to the arboretum and loved how quiet and beautiful the garden is. You can see my essay without sound here, and with sound here.

This experience was a really calming way to get away from my stressful life this week and just be with my camera. It was quiet too, just myself and the humming of the insects.

My essay with sound adds a nice element but I do enjoy it without sound. I look forward to gaining more experience with how to effectly use sound to improve the final product so it’s there for a purpose.

I also learned how important it is to be patient, as I had to wait for the perfect timing to get a still of the butterfly!