April 27, 2009
I-Movix SprintCam v3 NAB 2009 showreel from David Coiffier on Vimeo.
Along with the well-chosen slow-motion, I think the use of focus really makes this work, bringing attention on the subject with some kind of emotional impact.
"To avoid situations in which you might make mistakes may be the biggest mistake of all."
--Peter McWilliams, Life 101. That's a big part of my condition in a nutshell.
I'm pretty easy going and non-judgmental, but one of the few traits that really gets under my skin is snobbery. Connoisseurship is one thing, but to be blind to utilitarian values seems like a crime. (Of course the illogical extreme / parody version of this stance runs "how dare you have high standards"...)
"'I never said she stole my money' can have seven different meanings depending on which word is stressed."
-- http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/27/technology/27jeopardy.html?_r=1a on having a computer play Jeopardy.
For grins (nervous grins) I just registered PerfectCytokineStorm.com. Once the DNS kicks in it will say "Yikes."
future decades big trend: audio tattoos, subdermal chips that play your theme song when touched. I'd get http://kirkjerk.com/2003/04/27/ done.