More things you can use and do with the ds106 Daily Create.
#tdc2355 Photograph a cactus or something thats fitting for a Western landscape, and make some symmetry art out of it.
Need inspiration? Have a look through some of Viv’s tree artwork for ideas. (https://flic.kr/s/aHsjNZwBNe) Just make sure there is at least one reflective plane.
Daily Create WordPress Widget
Use on any wordpress blog to add a sidebar widget that displays the latest Daily Create assignment. Created by Tim Owens and Martha Burtis (University of Mary Washington). This is a working copy you see right in this page!
In your wordpress dashboard, go to Plugins -> Add New and click the Upload link. Select the tdc.zip file and upload.
The widget will be available to use in any theme that supports widgets. You can customize the appearance via the plugin’s included CSS file.
iPhone Daily Create Reminder
Created by John Johnston, this web URL can be saved as a bookmark to an iPhone home screen. It presents the five most recent Daily Creates as a reminder of the assignment, and shows to the things that have been submitted.
To add to your iPhone, visit http://johnjohnston.info/tdc/ and under the share options (icon with the rectangle and the arrow), click Add to Home Screen.
Five Card Flickr Story
Create a visual story out of five randomly dealt images taken from the pool of Daily Create media uploaded to flickr. Designed by Alan Levine, this site is modeled after Scott McCLoud’s Five Card Nancy game.
In five rounds, you are dealt 5 random photos tagged dailycreate in flickr. In each round, you pick one new photo to add to your “hand” at by the end you have to unite them into a story.