"Hi Dennis, I also cannot find Holly Belle as a member on the ning so we'll go with our choices. I am down to 6 picks for Group 2, WWW:
2.A.3; 2.B.1; 2.C.4; 2.D.1; 2.E.4; and 2.F.2. Do we have similarities? "
"Nice introduction and conclusion with music, text and graphics. The lives of music listeners/music lovers (television viewers) were changed forever with iTunes. A lot can happen in 11 years and you tell one story that proves it. Nice. Thanks."
"Word cloud was interesting. Could have focused on that for awhile - more time than you allowed. Your issues slides and the music help with the structure. Graphic reinforce the theme. The polar bear component could have failed, but they really work…"
"The song works really well for me. I also like the effect of the slides and graphics although next time, I'd suggest you choose a darker text for your slides. The gray is readable, but it is hard to see. Not satisfied with the only time will…"
"Liked your use of the banner to offset the questions. Effective personal videos commentary on the way you use the Internet (notice I capitalized the word). Sometimes your text gets lost in the graphic - should pop out. Lots of useful info slides.…"
"Nice song selection. Really worked for me. Very informative slides although the at times I had to rush to read what was floating by. Effective organization/structure to the video with the information in the early part followed by the ending with the…"
"I liked the way you integrated the text and graphics in your video. One suggestion is to work to ensure that the text always pops out from the graphic. One observation on your www comment that it has no rules, limits and laws is that I respectfully…"
I see on the 11-1 judges page that you and Holly Belle are judging the WWW category videos. I've finished the viewing process. I initially selected 8 credible award candidate videos, but now I have narrowed the group to 5. So, I'm…"
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