Punching Life’s Clock: The Selfie Project The Selfie Project is a collaboration between RMIT media students as part of the CMWP course. The collaborators in this project were myself (Meg Mappin), Anna Jones and Carey Scheer. Having decided to work together on a project we brainstormed a range of topics (all of which were great … More Punching Life’s Clock
Impact As soon as we edit something we are making a choice about the story we are telling. What do we want the viewer to see or not to see? What type of ‘truth’, ‘reality’ or fiction are we attempting to convey? In film there are two key methods or approaches to editing, continuity editing … More RMIT Editing Assignment – Critical Reflection
We know what they are, right? An e-book is simply a book published in a digital format. It can contain words and images and can be read on a range of e-book readers. The e-book market is made up of books from the public domain, books published in hard copy and also published on e-books, self-published … More e-books big and small
Last year in the Huff Post media blog the founder of TalkNYC Derek Smith listed what he thought were the seven best examples of digital storytelling. TalkNYC is a digital media think tank focused on addressing emerging issues shaping the evolution of the digital marketing ecosystem and is a site worth watching. The interesting thing about the … More What’s up in the world of digital storytelling?
Richard Linklater Richard Linklater is an American director based in Austin, Texas and his new film Boyhood is out later this year. Linklater shot his first film on Super 8 and went on to make Slacker, shot on a super low budget in his city of Austin, Texas. This and his second film Dazed and Confused brought him … More Capturing stories over time
Early adaptor to digital drawing: David Hockney As a young British artist David Hockney moved from Britain to California in the 1960s and there his creative vision responded to the clarity of light he found in the hills and skies of Los Angeles. His swimming pool series in particular captures the sense of light and colour he … More Creative uses of digital drawing tools