Study VJ-related in NYC

March 29, 2010 | Posted by Joel Dittrich | Comment
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What I want to tell you about today is the theory course I took at School of Visual Arts in New York City. A very good lecturer and artist, Ofri Cnaani, gives two interesting lecture series. The one I chose was The Fourth Dimension: Video, Space and The Broken Screen.

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The Dreamfactory

April 23, 2009 | Posted by Joel Dittrich | Comment
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I would like to recommend the Dreamfactory! This event takes place in Stockholm 23-25 of April and is organised by The Swedish Film Institute.

There is going to be for example film screenings by students at The Dramatiska Institutet and The University College for Film and Mattias Bergbom, working in Hollywood will tell us about his visual effects! And lots of other things!

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Respect Your VJ

February 04, 2009 | Posted by The MIDI Thief | 1 Comment »
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This is a manifest that is directed to people who are hiering VJs so that they could get as much as possible out of the performance and at the same time keep their VJ happy.

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Mobile collaborative live video

December 09, 2008 | Posted by The MIDI Thief | 1 Comment »
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Last spring me and Hinke Berggren did a VJ demo and discussion at the Interactive Institute in connection to the kick start of Arvid Engström’s project “Mobile Collaborative Live Video Production”. Dejakru has also been involved when Arvid later did interviews with VJs regarding how we work in live situations. The first reports are now available for download.

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News from the VJ Theory project

October 05, 2008 | Posted by The MIDI Thief | 2 Comments »
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Ana and Brendan from VJ Theory asked us to spread this through our network. The book that is printed on the print-on-demand service Lulu costs only $13.70 and is available for downlowd for $5.44. You can also read the text for free at VJ Theory’s homepage

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