This collaborative project the Wiradjuri Digital Platform (which in its current form we refer to as the ‘tagger platform’) – I have been working on with RMIT colleagues Yoko Akama and Peter West here at RMIT, and with Chris Marmo and Reuben Stanton at Papergiant a industry Design, Research & Strategy Studio, since late last Read more about Video Tagger[…]
Good news! I got a very small seeding fund through the non/fictionLAB here at RMIT to start on a dream project I have had for awhile – the design of an i-doc tool. This is exciting! In the mid-year period between teaching studios I am clabbering (or itching) to make a start, which will involve Read more about i-doc tool design[…]
I am putting forward a Documentary Design Studio in the media undergraduate program today, which will involve working in an external collaboration, using Korsakow. The studio will be forming a partnership with an art gallery, and we will be collaborating with an award winning photographer/videographer, and youth theatre group – on the repurposing of a Read more about Documentary Design Studio[…]
I Presented at Docuverse last week. This was a great Melbourne initiative brought together by RMIT postgrads and the nonfictionLab. Pictures from the event. Docuverse Faceboook page In my presentation titled ‘Documentary Design in the Design of Interactive Systems’ I put forward the proposition: ‘What can a Documentary Designer learn from Participatory and Speculative Design?’, Read more about Docuverse Symposium[…]
An article by Paper Giant, ‘Using Video to Present Ethnography’ on a the project ‘Energy and Digital Living’ that looks at a video tool that works with tagging. An excerpt from the article: Whilst video has been used as a tool in ethnographic practice for some time, research that uses video often avoids using it Read more about Article – Using Video to Present Ethnography[…]
This is excerpt from the about page of the recent !Flab initiative developed to support the design and production of interactive nonfiction projects. I have highlighted aspects which tie in with my own thoughts on documentary design. The world of documentary filmmaking is progressing fast forward. New digital platforms are rapidly expanding the possibilities for Read more about Documentary design at !Flab[…]
Only a couple weeks until Visible Evidence XXII in Toronto. We, myself and follow nonfictionLab, documentary node colleagues who are attending from RMIT have a presentation rehearsal next week.