When Computers Go to the Movies

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This is what a computer sees at the movies. Artist Ben Grosser built an artificial intelligent viewer and sent it to the movies. Watching 2001 A Space Oddyssey, The Matrix and Inception. Read and see more in Wired

Skiing on Colored Snow

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Whow! Spectacular images of colored snow. Check out the video of the brothers Falquet. The making-of is great, too!

Film Studies for Free

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Film Studies for Free - a great blog with interesting news and links about film and moving image studies.

 

Cathy Barberian Stripsody

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Fantastic voices in Hannah Bosma's PhD The Electroinic Cry: Voice and Gender in Electroacoustic Music (UvA, 11-12-2013)

Necsus #4: "Waste"

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The new issue of Necsus: European Journal of Media Studies is now online. With a special section on "Waste" by guest editors Alexandra Schneider and Wanda Strauven and many interesting contributions on the state of the art in the wide spectrum of media studies today. All available in Open Access.

Springlevende Geesteswetenschappen in De Groene Amsterdammer

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De Groene Amsterdammer (no. 44, jaargang 137, 31 oktober 2013) deed een groot onderzoek naar de nieuwste ontwikkelingen in de geesteswetenschappen. Zie de website van De Groene Amsterdammer voor achtergrondinformatie. Zie hier mijn bijdrage over 'De Kracht van het Beeld'.