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by maerine
Fri Dec 14, 2012 8:15 pm
Forum: Fall 2012
Topic: Wk7 - Computational Camera
Replies: 25
Views: 71398

Re: Wk7 - Computational Camera

Personalization of computational photography- humanization of digital media and imaging I was very interested in Aaron Koblin's idea of humanizing data. In his work he gives people an image to recreate such as a hundred dollar bill and has them recreate the data however they please and puts all of t...
by maerine
Fri Dec 14, 2012 8:13 pm
Forum: Fall 2012
Topic: Wk03 - Chronophotography
Replies: 25
Views: 16657

Re: Wk03 - Chronophotography

“Numerical data as a river of visual measurements is highly revealing of underlying structures.” In Stephen Mamber's article he argues that Jules-Etienne Marey's work as a scientist artist was not necessarily the stepping stone for cinema, but a visualization of movement in discrete terms. When Mare...
by maerine
Fri Dec 14, 2012 8:12 pm
Forum: Fall 2012
Topic: Wk04 - Barthes' Rhetoric of the Image
Replies: 24
Views: 15356

Re: Wk04 - Barthes' Rhetoric of the Image

http://www.fashionmagazine.com/blogs/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/Bally-Switzerland-3.jpg This photo is an advertisement by Bally Switzerland, a shoe company that has expanded in fashion, for their 2012-2013 line Linguistic: The linguistic message in this photo is minimal, but very prominent. Feature...
by maerine
Fri Dec 14, 2012 7:59 pm
Forum: Fall 2012
Topic: Wk05 - Elings Open House OR Review Assigned Paper
Replies: 21
Views: 18196

Re: Wk05 - Elings Open House OR Review Assigned Paper

While I was only able to go for a brief time, I was very impressed by what the Elings open house had to offer. The first project that was demonstrated to me was by Danny Bazo. While I did not get the name of the project, it consisted of three cameras on tracks that could move back and forth and coul...
by maerine
Tue Oct 16, 2012 9:05 pm
Forum: Fall 2012
Topic: Wk02 - Photography in Cinema
Replies: 28
Views: 16962

Re: Wk02 - Photography in Cinema

Photography plays a key role in the visual data that individuals build their ideas around. In both Ridley Scott's “Blade Runner” (1982) and Jean-Pierre Jeunet's “Amélie” (2001) collections of photographs play a large role in connecting the characters to the world of people around them. While charact...
by maerine
Tue Oct 09, 2012 9:51 pm
Forum: Fall 2012
Topic: Wk01 - Camera Obscura
Replies: 30
Views: 20095

Re: Wk01 - Camera Obscura

The camera obscura developed independently in Western and Eastern culture as a tool to study light and optics by philosophers. While the earliest recording of someone using a type of camera obscura is Aristotle in the 4th century BCE, there is a theory that its usage goes back to the first cave draw...