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16 November 2006

Squidoo

by jlesage & 1 other
social bookmarking portal lets users share expertise on some subject; room for author's comments and explanations; more discursive than delicious; less writing than a blog; see "Visual Thinking," also "Ephemeral Films"

Seeing Is Believing?

by jlesage
another page of visual illusions with explanations

illusions.html

by jlesage
a page of links to visual illusions and their explanations; kids love these

Revealing Pictures & Reflexive Frames 2004

by jlesage
visual anthropology open archive, photos with comments: "opportunity to examine photographic modes of communication across societies, cultures, and academic worlds"

Geoff Stahl - Still 'Winning Space?': Updating Subcultural Theory

by jlesage
deals with the impact of computer mediated communication on subcultural theory; refutes role of "authenticity"; good overview of shifts in field

15 November 2006

Film Experience Blog: The Vampire Blog-a-Thon

by jlesage
Oct. 31, 06; over fifty film bloggers contributed to the Vampire blogathon

100 films

by jlesage
film blog; announces upcoming blogathons: Lovesick Cinema, Feb. 14; Unspoken Cinema, 08 January; Film Criticism, 01 December-03 December; Alfred Hitchcock, 15 November; large network of film bloggers write for these

14 November 2006

"Introduction to Poetry" -- Ben McGhee

by jlesage
more video and text animation, simple and effective -- 53 sec.

13 November 2006

Center for History and New Media

by jlesage & 1 other
extensive site, with resources about historical moments and syllabi, tools for Internet research, and projects undertaken by the Center

Zone-Tour : Database of Urban Exploration

by jlesage & 2 others
look at ordinarily unseen places: technical galleries, attics, construction places, roofs, all those "No Entry" places that form a sort of parallel deserted town

$99,000 house

by jlesage
built out of shipping containers, schematics given; is this sustainability?

cin-o-matic

by jlesage & 2 others
in an easily scannable, filterable, and sortable format, users are quickly able to see what movies may interest them

Guerrilla Filmmaking 101

by jlesage
the nitty-gritty of no-budget filmmaking, good on deflating romantic notions often held by first-timers

Research Beyond Google: 119 Authoritative, Invisible, and Comprehensive Resources | OEDb

by jlesage & 7 others
The invisible web, or deep web, is estimated to be 500 times bigger than the searchable web and comprises databases and results of specialty search engines that the popular search engines can't index.

Vectors Journal of Culture and Technology in a Dynamic Vernacular

by jlesage
"multiple contours of daily life in an unevenly digital era... how technology shapes, transforms, reconfigures, and/or impedes social relations...including issues of globalization, mobility, power, and access"

Wayfaring

by jlesage & 26 others
Create a map of your life* Build a map for your event* Make a travelogue* Create a map with photos and videos

12 November 2006

Free, Comprehensive Audio and Video Course

by jlesage
Television Production--A Free, Interactive Course in Studio and Field Production by Ron Whittaker, from cybercollege

11 November 2006

Владимир Гвоздев и gvozdariki

by jlesage & 1 other
check out witty animations from a Russian animator, simple, elegant

dream

by jlesage
tranquil animation with zen spirit; again, worth exploring narratives with a whole different time sense and way of making a point

Thich Nhat Hahn

by jlesage
many links to this philosopher's writings on the web

AirMonkey

by jlesage
looking at flash animation games lately, simple ones, cause I am not good at gaming