show 252: our digital selves [non-isolated]

it has been exactly two years since i finished editing “our digital selves” in a frenzied self-isolated state [is there any other?] of [nonstop] editing. the film was released on may 18th on youtube and resonated deeply even with staunch second life critics among my circle of friends and colleagues. the film “hit” the festival…

show #251: a ticket to hell with mr. moon & associates

a film has appeared on youtube called “ticket to hell”. and it is fabulous.   it captures the spirit of second life – the fun, the “danger”, the madness, the [not always authentic] anti-conformist attitude of its residents which is often entangled with middle-schoolish clique behavior, mirroring real world peer pressure in regards to appearance…

show #250: the second life book club is here [to stay!]

it has taken off: the second life book club – a dream come true for the booknerd that i am – has premiered with smash success, standing room only 1 hour before the show, thousands of people watching on various live-streams. fantastic authors who enjoy their digital embodiment …. how is that for a world…

show #249: museweb 2020 >>> from rl to sl [and back?]

participants of the museweb conference have been meeting since 1997 in north america and asia, discussing¬† research and applications of digital practice to advance cultural, natural and scientific heritage as displayed in museums around the world. and drax was scheduled to present in los angeles this past saturday at the closing plenary. in a rather…