1. Bring in your complete multimedia or at minimum a raw edit of your piece to class. Bring it on a portable HD, rather than a CD. Render it as Quicktime file.
2. Bring in a magazine in which you are interested in pursuing, preferably a publication that you believe would be interested in your particularly approach and whose editor might be responsible to a promo based on your personal project. Be prepared why you believe this to be so.
Please see below for links for resources for editing using Final Cut or iMovie for your multimedia projects.
Site to check out:
Dan Milnor – Smogranch (a great photographer who discuss his dedication to the personal project – watch the video)