Jess (21), originally from Cork in Ireland, was set a brief by the British Music Experience, Britain’s interactive museum of popular music, to develop ideas and concepts that would communicate the essence of the museum in a way that came to life online. Her idea, which can be seen online on the YCN website, combined interactive on-line elements with a printed flyer. A spokesperson from the British Music Experience said of Jess' work:
"Jess presented a simple solution encompassing both our historical content and use of new technology through combining 'nostalgic' imagery with augmented reality. Taking the idea through from an online platform to a printed flyer neatly directs the user to visiting the museum."
"Jess is a gifted and talented student both technically and creatively and I’ve a firm belief that she'll do very well in the digital media industry", said her former tutor, Sarah Strickett. "Her ‘A’ Award is a testament to how hard work and dedication can pay off."
Of her time at City College, Jess said: "It was a brilliant course that really opened up our minds to new ways of doing things in Digital Media and encouraged us to be more experimental. Being at City College definitely helped me to reach a level where I could achieve something like this."
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