Posts Tagged ‘Innovation’

January 30th, 2012

Hot Damn! Today I pulled off one hell of a risotto (or How to Treat Your Kitchen like Your Studio)

photograph of dish

The evidence… Recently I’ve been letting my cooking skills go (mostly due to busyness combined with my girlfriend staying over and putting my cooking to shame). So slowly I’ve been picking up the pots and pans again and doing more grocery shopping. Today was one of those days when you open the fridge and say […]

March 24th, 2011

DUB FX – Love Someone

December 14th, 2010

TV snow with Adobe After Efects

Using After Effects for the first time is akin to driving a sports car for the first time. You don’t know what you’re doing, but it feels great and you can’t believe how powerful and smooth the damn machine can be… I followed this tutorial, added a third layer with the “Add grain” effect, and […]

November 13th, 2010

Marco Brambilla

This video by Marco Brambilla is just amazing, BUT due to what I can only assume is Steve Jobs’ fault (snicker), the video controls are not visible. So use the instructions below: PLAY=”double-click”  PAUSE=”click”

October 23rd, 2010

stoopid

kick-ass script

What happens when you turn a script into a Custom Brush on Illustrator? Fabulousness… To apply this on Illustrator write something, then break the text (Create Outlines), then grab the whole thing and throw it into your Brush Palette. It will ask you which kind of brush you want to create, you click on “Pattern.” […]

October 11th, 2010

Vast Array at Exit Art

photo of installation

So either by accident or by design, Herb Tam, Lauren Rosati, Papo Colo and Jeanette Ingberman have created what is probably the most computer-friendly exhibition I have seen without plugging in anything more that a couple of light bulbs.

August 7th, 2010

Lady Gaga vs Anthony

Today I was watching a performance that has nothing to do with the two people above, but made me go into a mental diatribe that pit the two against each other. The show was this one, and I am not going to go into it–I think the NY Times did a good enough job …

May 14th, 2010

ai weiwei on social media

This is a panel where one of my favorite artists, Ai WeiWei, participated along with Twitter’s founder. I never thought I’d come to respect or be interested in anything that had to do with Twitter. I have to say it’s great to be proven wrong every now and then..!