This book is really useful for getting a sense of how first person recording developed in TV in the 90s. I was a part of this development recording solo on the Hi8 format at a doco unit. Dovey, J 2000, Freakshow: First Person Media and factual Television, Pluto Press, London.
February 18th, 2012 · No Comments · this and that
February 17th, 2012 · No Comments · Video Technologies
Screenr a web-based screencasting tool looks useful. Also, this proof-of-concept approach is useful for demonstrating hacks, tests, prototypes – ‘proof of concept for hyperaudio notation’ by Lucas Gonze – using Screenr.
February 2nd, 2012 · No Comments · research
A TED video presentation titled Jane McGonigal: Gaming can make a better world – sourced via the book Reality Is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World by Jane McGonigal. I can see connections here with online interactive video. But, more more importantly what is useful is the reverse […]
February 2nd, 2012 · No Comments · Publications
The ‘Purrumbete Verandah’ video has been curated into the Berlin Director’s Lounge. From the website: PLACENESS Australian video artists respond to the notion of place and explore through the physical and mnemonic how locations impact on the ways in which art and land coexist within the image. – curated by Shaun Wilson
I think pages works with scrivener and I know I should be in the cloud with my references. But, yes the juggernaut got underway before the cloud came into its own, so catch up time after the big one is done and dusted. Other tutorial video with Evernote: Applied Insight: Using Scrivener, EndNote and Evernote […]
January 24th, 2012 · No Comments · online video
Grayson’s k-film/online documentary ‘Live Audio-Visual performance in Australia‘.
December 26th, 2011 · No Comments · design
I am on a train and an iPad is being passed around as a camera device. An app that allows you to create special effects as you record is being used to share images. Those type of effects would be applied in post-production usually. The iPad is a social camera device in post-production.
December 18th, 2011 · No Comments · Media
IMG_0019, a photo by keen_seth on Flickr. ‘Remixthecontext: the transmedia artist in network culture’ presentation by Mark Amerika at the State Library on the 15th November. Organised by The Centre for Creative Arts, La Trobe University. Keynote notes of the lecture on Mark’s blog. The blurb sent out to describe the presentation: Remix is a […]
December 15th, 2011 · No Comments · research
Cowbird From the website about (big plans): Cowbird is a simple tool for telling stories and a public library of human experience. We are a small community of storytellers, interested in telling deeper, longer-lasting, more nourishing stories than you’re likely to find anywhere else on the Web.Cowbird allows you to keep a beautiful audio-visual diary […]