Video Vortex Reader (published)

The Video Vortex Reader: Responses to YouTube was released last week as a follow up to the Video Vortex forums, conferences and exhibitions staged from the end of 2007 into 2008. Download the pdf More publication information about the book: The Video Vortex Reader is the first collection of critical texts to deal with the Read more about Video Vortex Reader (published)[…]


Chris Adams ran through his website ‘View2gether’ that he is supporting and promoting as CEO. View2gether is called a “social viewing platform”, which means it incorporates online video viewing with other social media tools as a complete website. FAQ page: What is View2gether and Social Viewing? Wouldn’t it be great if you could watch a Read more about View2gether[…]

ABC Multiplatform

Fill manages as described in the program four strategic areas: Internet Broadcasting; Convergence Production; the development of ABC TV Communities, and th development of a contextual websites that support ABC TV programs on the Internet, on hand held devices and emerging platforms…. Fill presented 3 key Me TV areas: Me TV – as content creator (mash up tools; collective contribution Me TV – as viewer Me Tv – as participant (multi-user creating content yourself; i.e storm hawks; ‘fanging it’ ) fanging it is an example of the ABCs push to create UGC content through the creation of distinct communities.

flickr video example

Intergrated Media 2 students this semester are being asked to produce moving-image (time-based) content for mobile phone distribution through an engagement with second life. The mobile platform asks for differing approaches to this type of content that possibly moves away from the real-life recordings that are prolific on YouTube. Here is one response to the Read more about flickr video example[…]

Video Vortex 3 Ankara Edition

Video Vortex 3 Ankara Edition On October 10-11 2008, the third Video Vortex event will take place in Ankara, Turkey, organised by Bilkent University (Department of Communication and Design), in cooperation with the Institute of Network Cultures. The event will feature a two-day international conference, evening program, live performances and new media art exhibition. As Read more about Video Vortex 3 Ankara Edition[…]