The Whale Hunt

Interactive Video is an interesting idea to me.  The concept itself in a way bridges the gap between a video and a game, as the viewer is directly involved in the narrative in some way or another.  The Whale Hunt was a very interesting piece that I viewed.  It is comprised of a photographic slideshow with thousands of images.  I find that The Whale Hunt is closer to a database…

October 27, 2017
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Interactive Cinema

“The Database” by Lev Manovich explains the form of new media. CD-ROM’s are storage media and are the most obvious examples of popular multimedia encyclopedia, collections by definition (219) CD’s are a collection of recipes, quotations, photographs and so much more. HTML, a website, is a sequential list of separate elements; text blocks, images, video clips, and links to so many different web pages. You can upload files and links to any website. Websites are medium due to…

October 26, 2017
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Hypervideo

  Assignments… Database Logic,Lev Manovich database: a structured collection of data no beginning or end,  multilinear encyclopedia, catalogs, index/search HTML, Video Games – an interface to a database narrative shell masks the algorithm of a game. the key to the game experience databases < interface > algorithms narrative = cause and effect chain, character, event syntagm/paradigm cinema : assembly line sequencing Dziga Vetov, Man With A Movie Camera   Peter Greenaway,…

May 9, 2016
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