YouTube link. Move over voice and motion recognition. The new kid on the block is eye gesture recognition. Not with a camera either but an ear bud that detects nerve signals. Errrrrr, amazing… You might look a bit mad on public transport though.
YouTube link. This is a BCI experiment whereby one person uses BCI to transmit a series of digits over the internet to another person whos computer receives the digits and transmits them to the second users through flashing an LED array. The encoded information is extracted from the brain activity of the second user. This… Continue reading Proof of Concept: The Brain To Brain Internet
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This short film was shot in LA with available light on the new Canon 1D MK4 HDD-SLR camera. http://cdn.smugmug.com/ria/ShizVidz-2009090604.swf Not a single external light source was used / added. They used Canon and Carl Zeiss lenses and it was graded using Magic Bullet. Amazing. You can read more about it here. Updates, notes and answers… Continue reading Nocturne. Low-light
Stand by your beds. YouTube link. Reminds me a bit of the brilliant Rhett & Link – At The Red House.
Sydney band Lost Valentinos use augmented reality to get people to produce their music video. Perfectly summed up as: Couldn’t be much more ‘hip’. Haha. More here. via
http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=7042266&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=ff0179&fullscreen=1 Hand from Above from Chris O’Shea on Vimeo. Hand From Above is an interactive installation by Chris O’Shea. He was commissioned by Abandon Normal Devices and Liverpool City Council for BBC Big Screen Liverpool and the Live Sites Network to create something for the BBC Big Screen. Hand From Above interacts with unsuspecting pedestrians,… Continue reading Hand From Above
YouTube link. Very cool use of Google Maps. Augmenting Aerial Earth Maps with Dynamic Information. Currently using crowd-casted videos, we generate a dynamic alive city in augmented virtual earth maps.
As clicks on banners diminish, the challenge for agencies is to find new and interesting ways of engaging people in their different spaces. Recently there’s been a definite move towards taking an application / service and wrapping a creative experience around it. I’ve picked out 3 new(ish) bits that I’ve spotted… all using services provided… Continue reading Getting Creative with Google