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Ass Backwards

October 27th, 2011 · No Comments · research

‘Ass backwards’ is quoted from a lecture given by Professor Stuart Moulthrop here in Melbourne recently. (Public Lecture 10th October, 2011, State Library of Victoria) Abstract from the lecture publicity: Make a Better Door: Or, How Does Digital Humanism Humanize? An interesting image for 2011. A player/character in the most recent Portal game is literally […]

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Split-screen references

October 24th, 2011 · No Comments · references

Listed here on the ‘Film Studies for Free’ blog by Catherine Grant in the post Split Screen Studies (2 NOVEMBER 2010) there is a bunch of references on the split-screen. There is also a video essay on the split screen technique embedded into the post.

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Video Vortex 8 – call for contributions

October 23rd, 2011 · No Comments · video vortex

A pdf callout for Video Vortex 8 including the planned themes.The announcing summary: We are pleased to announce that the 8th edition of Video Vortex will take place at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Zagreb, Croatia, between the 17th and the 19th of May, 2012. So far Video Vortex has taken place twice in […]

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Video, place and the everyday

October 19th, 2011 · No Comments · research

A different use of video in relation to the everyday and place. The context here is more pure anthropology research. Presentation RMIT University, Researching through place: video, the senses and movement, Sarah Pink… pdf absract Introduction: Start with a place in this case a community garden space. Walking through the space. Four tours of the […]

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Video Lingua

October 17th, 2011 · No Comments · online video

Engage Media are looking for a Video Lingua Coordinator, to work on subtitling and translation of video. Using the description ‘Video Lingua’ got me thinking about a description for a videographer that works on annotating video content as a key part of the storytelling process. Also Universal subtitles is mentioned as the program to use […]

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Fibreculture 18# programmable platforms

October 13th, 2011 · No Comments · references

Fibreculture journal Issue 18 has been published. There is a few things to look at in this issue including Fenwick McKelvey’s ‘A Programmable Platform? Drupal, Modularity, and the Future of the Web’. Journal abstract: It is now perhaps a commonplace that digital, networked and informational media are extremely transient. They diversify in form and function […]

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PIM Riff

October 11th, 2011 · No Comments · Media

PIM Post-industrial Media are holding a roundtable next week with Professor Stuart Moulthrop.

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Video Volcano documentation

October 11th, 2011 · No Comments · video vortex

The documentation for the Video Vortex 7 event in Yogyakarta, Indonesia has just been made available on the VV website.

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#8 Video Vortex

October 9th, 2011 · No Comments · video vortex

Video Vortex planned in Zagreb, Croatia, between 17th and 19th of May 2012 at the Museum of Contemporary Art. More information to come…

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Modifying software

October 5th, 2011 · No Comments · design

Customising software for your own purposes caught my eye in this book release. This relates to work done on the videodefunct system. From the emailed description: With scripting, computer programming becomes integral to the digital design process. It provides unique opportunities for innovation, enabling the designer to customise the software around their own predilections and […]

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Interaction Design – act, feel, know

October 5th, 2011 · No Comments · design

Bill Verplank caught my interest on a number of levels. His simple framework for looking at Interaction Design, in the book Designing Interaction. Sketching while he presents information – to name a couple…This video in the book designing interactions has an extended lecture available – IxD >http://vimeo.com/20285615 Designing Interactions Bill says that the interaction designer […]

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Zeega interactive documentary platform

October 4th, 2011 · 1 Comment · research

Zeega Found this HTML5 interactive documentary platform via the Sensate Journal. Zeega is an open-source HTML5 platform for creating interactive documentaries and inventing new forms of storytelling. Zeega will make it easy to collaboratively produce, curate and publish participatory multimedia projects online, on mobile devices and in physical spaces.

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