If you are not familiar with Second Life, the Global Arts Renaissance exhibition will also shown in InAEA website! If your students have done any project related with visions for a better world and to help life change, for the better, you are encouraged t... [More]
Movie is one of the very important topics when we are talking about visual culture. Many people said movies predict the future. In this video, it shows side-by-side with a timeline of a movie and the reality. I think it is a very good introduction video for teaching visual culture.
Dear members and friends: Maybe you have noticed that InAEA was not very active in the past 2 months. I was finishing my dissertation and my oral defense during that time. My research is about the visual culture in Second Life. If you would like to have a glance of my research process, you can ... [More]
If you would like to know about Japan from a different point of view (maybe a Japanese point of view), you must see this. I am a Taiwanese. Taiwanese are hugely influenced by Japanese culture; however, there are still some facts really shocked me. I don’t think I should make more comment a... [More]
Before I start, I want to declare that this is not a brand or a product commercial.
When I first saw this video, I was shocked. There are too many processes that a woman need to go through in order to be shown on a billboard. Make up, air brushes, even change the size of eyes and ... [More]
I got an mail about an international project. I think this is a really great chance for our students and us to do the international collaborative animation project together!
The Rotoball project official website: http://carrotrevolution.com/rotoball
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Machinima (pronounced /məˈʃiːnɨmə/ or /məˈʃɪnɨmə/) is the use of real-time three-dimensional (3-D) graphics rendering engines to generate computer animation. The term also refers to works that incorporate this animation technique.—From Wikipedia
My own definition of machin... [More]
We took to the hills of Wales armed to the teeth with sheep, LEDs and a camera, to create a huge amazing LED display. […]
Visual culture for me is about all visual elements that we can see from our life, in our life. When visual culture add some creativity, originality, and fineness, will ... [More]
When I was thinking about visual culture, I remember dancing, but totally forget ballet! Maybe ballet is not in most of people’s daily life, but ballet, with movement, music, costume, make up, and theater design, is one kind of a very visually enjoyable visual culture. I practiced ballet when I wa... [More]
Philip Rosedale is the founder of the Linden Lab. He is also the founder and CEO of Second Life. The first video here is made at year 2006, at that time, SL had no voice chat, only one skin. That was a different world from the Second Life today for me.
Andy Grove and Philip Rosedale exchange Second... [More]