An interesting article
was put out last week in the New York Times by the lead guitarist and singer in the Band 'OK go'; Damian Kulash. The band is famous of it's treadmill-inspired music video
of their song 'here we go'. Shot in the home of Kulash's sister, the band uploaded the video to YouTube without telling their record label.
That was four… Continue
Added by Meagan Dechen on February 26, 2010 at 15:00 —
I'm starting my own production company in the summer and I have got a couple of tester jobs lined up. Does anyone know of anywhere I can hire/loan a HDcam for the projects? Please get in touch with any advice
Added by allan rutherford on February 25, 2010 at 0:00 —
Sometimes you enter a space in a building, and your first thought is – I’d love to live in a place like this. Sometimes these spaces are designed to be exceptional like the interior of the East Wing of the National Gallery in Washington DC
, designed by IM Pei. And sometimes you’re genuinely caught off guard by the quality of an everyday space.…
Added by Sam Cassels on February 23, 2010 at 12:00 —
I am working hard as always, in the last few days I have done an editorial shoot that will be seen across Glasgow! Not only on buses, trains and so on but in the press as well.
In addition to this I worked on a shoot with Mera Finlayson for her current salon, the premise of the shoot is advertising for the salon, so I am glad to have another one under my belt.
Revenge is moving along nicely. We will be reshooting the trailer over the coming weeks, all shoots will be at the… Continue
Added by James Clark on February 23, 2010 at 10:30 —
Hi - helping out a friend (as you do) who, in turn, is helping out the IA Centre on this social media usage survey
, which will be included as part of a wider, international study, the results of which will be presented at a conference in Italy summer 2010.
Would be very grateful if you could complete this and pass on to as many people as you can think of. As an… Continue
Added by Arvind Salwan on February 22, 2010 at 12:36 —
Its that time of the year again - the next Edinburgh Girl Geeks Dinner!
We're very excited to have two great speakers for this dinner:
* Emma McGrattan, VP of Engineering for Ingres (an open source Continue
relational database company based in California)
* Lesley Eccles, Marketing…
Added by Kate Ho on February 19, 2010 at 11:20 —
(Last year's Cross Creative's outside that shrine of animators - Pixar)…
Added by Carole Dunlop on February 18, 2010 at 17:30 —
Well we did it - despite the blood, sweat, tears and sleepless nights, the beta version of the Muvizu 3D application is done, dusted and ready to go. There are a host of new features and improved functionality - some fun new things:
- 2 new character types: a blob and robots (male, female)
- improved, easy to use timeline
- new animations
- new attachments and sets
- simple video editing tool (video joiner)
- and much, much more!
Added by Kerry Kasim on February 18, 2010 at 16:49 —
With the San Francisco Chronicle'
s online offering today reporting on Nielsen's new survey that 85% of internet users want online content to be free, cultural organisations could begin to panic about what the business model is for digitising… Continue
Added by Hannah Rudman on February 18, 2010 at 16:38 —
The Digital Inspiration report, published by The Scottish Digital Media Industry Advisory Group, outlines what it sees as a key challenge for the digital sector:
"Scotland must improve its place in the network of distribution and companies should seek to be an owner/distributor/platform innovator, and not only 'guns for hire'.
Some questions to 38minuters… Continue
Added by Nicola Sinclair on February 18, 2010 at 14:00 —
An article up today talks about the danger of posting too much personal information on the web. Members of the site FourSquare - for people to share their location - are putting up enough information to have their homes robbed; where they live, and when they aren't there.
The founder of a site that trawls FourSquare twitter feeds called; pleaserobme.com said;
"The website is not a tool for burglary. The point we're getting at is that not long ago it was questionable to share… Continue
Added by Meagan Dechen on February 18, 2010 at 13:30 —
Here we go, the nation is about to get ice fever once again. After last months outbreak of illegal bonspiels throughout the country when Continue
doughty maidens and roguish pensioners sneaked…
Added by Mark MacLachlan on February 17, 2010 at 20:30 —
Maybe it's his glasses, or maybe it's just his tone of voice - this guy has something special - there are litterally thousands of people talking about social media, what to do, how to do it, what not to do, how not to do it - how brilliant they are, how brilliant David Plouffe is (Obama's man) - you get the picture.
Now here comes along Dave - we've… Continue
Added by Colin Gilchrist on February 17, 2010 at 16:27 —
Interactive Scotland, a new service from Scottish Enterprise designed to stimulate growth and innovation in Scotland’s digital media sector, has just been… Continue
Added by George Falconer on February 17, 2010 at 13:04 —
Ever heard of Muvizu? It's a beautifully simple and easy-to-use 3D character animation tool that I've been designing for the best part of 18 months. Well, a frantic and stressful fortnight has just given birth to Muvizu Beta and it's available for you to download and use. Oh, and it's completely free. www.muvizu.com
Muvizu's a 3D movie-making tool; kind of like working with digital puppets. With Muvizu you can create and customise… Continue
Added by Barry Sheridan on February 16, 2010 at 12:02 —
In the Northern Latitudes it is not enough to specify lighting levels. The fact of the matter is that without an understanding of landscape and light, we can find ourselves literally learning in the shadows.…
Added by Sam Cassels on February 15, 2010 at 15:30 —
Colin Firth stars as George Falconer, an English professor
domiciled in Los Angeles, 1962, who is mourning the recent death of his
lover in a car accident.
Thanks to sites such as 38 Minutes, my name came up first time everytime on Google etc. Now my name's been used for this latest movie, I've been swamped by Firth pix and quotes. Ho hum.
Added by George Falconer on February 14, 2010 at 9:47 —
Added by Nicola Sinclair on February 12, 2010 at 10:00 —
A great example of how less-experienced users interact with the web.
ReadWriteWeb published an article about changes afoot at Facebook
, which included the words 'Facebook' and 'login' in the title. The unexpected side effect was that less web-savvy users - who search
for "facebook login" when they want to, well, login to facebook… Continue
Added by Taras Young on February 11, 2010 at 15:00 —