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[…]
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[…]
http://wefeelfine.org/ – We Feel Fine (data collection) Instigator of Cowbird project.
Designed by a Wintec graduate a super 8 app for the ipad/iphone – “choose your film stock and control frame rate, flicker, vignette, grain etc” also time lapse app
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.
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 Read more about Video Lingua[…]
I wanted to keep Inger’s notes on a portable office handy for future reference – more geeky tools. From the Thesis Whisperer blog. Prof. Peter Downton also talks about portability in ‘Writing now and then’.
I attended a workshop last week with Idunn Sem an interaction designer at InterMedia lab at The University of Oslo. Workshop description: The workshop aims both to perform and to reflect upon the methodological shifts involved in design research. The workshop will try to put forward “artifacts of expression” and “expressive artifacts” (e.g. Díaz-Kommonen 2004) Read more about Tools[…]
Lachie sent these notes for dealing with 16:9 exports for the web. Open file in Quicktime, Go to “Window -> Show Movie Properties” Select “Video Track” then “Visual Settings” tab below De-tick “Preserve Aspect Ratio” Change scaled size to 427 x 240, stretches width to widescreen /(OR change to 320 x 180, shrinks height to Read more about 16:9 online notes[…]