V Motion Project

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Came across this and was pretty impressed. Not sure how synced the whole thing actually (using some Kinect magic – my guess is that the music was being danced along to , with a healthy dose of editing licence afterwards) was but for sheer effect it’s right up there. Very similar work at the Vivid… Read more »

Apple Megalomania

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This court case between Apple and Samsung is starting to piss me off. I’m told the $1bn payout to Apple will add 1% to their cash reserves. Woop-de-doo. In the meantime, we’re all guilty conspirators for ‘swiping’ or ‘pinching’ on any phone other than an iPhone. I guess the only reason Google haven’t got sued… Read more »

The 25th Reich is Coming!

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A Brand New Independent Australian Movie! It’s already doing the festival rounds, looks like making it back to Oz in September.. Big shout to Jak Wyld Introducing a crazy new genre mash-up from Australian director, Stephen Amis (The Real Thing, The Alive Tribe, Oz Encounters, UFO’s in Australia). With an international cast, state of the… Read more »

Jeff Sheppeard – Kayak Game Fishing

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Being out on a kayak on a sunny day, in the middle of Sydney Harbour is just great. Paddling kilometers off-shore solo and fishing for sharks is pretty mindblowing.  Then he finally snags a 100+ Kg black marlin! Here’s his website: http://www.kayakgamefishing.com.au/ Great story in SMH about it: http://www.smh.com.au/executive-style/culture/a-lone-kayaker-a-marlin-and-one-wild-ride-20120204-1qypb.html and I’ve embedded his latest YouTube video. I want… Read more »

Irina Werning – Back To The Future

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Amazing photo concept of then and now http://www.irinawerning.com/bttf2/back-to-the-future-2-2011/   I love old photos. I admit being a nosey photographer. As soon as I step into someone else’s house, I start sniffing for them. Most of us are fascinated by their retro look but to me, it’s imagining how people would feel and look like if… Read more »

MONBIOT – The Self-Attribution Fallacy

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Intelligence? Talent? No, the ultra-rich got to where they are through luck and brutality. By George Monbiot. Published in the Guardian 8th November 2011 If wealth was the inevitable result of hard work and enterprise, every woman in Africa would be a millionaire. The claims that the ultra-rich 1% make for themselves – that they… Read more »

Ardbeg – The best whisky in the world!

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Whisky is something of a passion for the LostSheep. Ardbeg is an awesome drop and a great place to visit.  Just looking at the picture below brings back great memories. Turns out they even have an iPhone app now! http://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/ardbeg/id415195462?mt=8