New project almost here!

I’ve been coding away this summer, trying to get my new social media video algorithmic curation project ready. Lots of fun with everything from neural net and computer vision-based video classification to algorithmically-based sound and picture editing. It’ll be a live stream, plus available for installations. It’s almost ready for beta, so stay tuned!

Latest Uploads to the Mary Hallock Greenewalt Visibility Project

New images posted to the Mary Hallock Greenewalt Visibility Project from the amazing Mary Hallock archive at Historical Society of Pennsylvania. A little bit of everything this time, from pastels and paintings to lots of scientific drawings and calculations. As always, you can search the Flickr database of uploads here. And the latest set of … Read more

New PIGS video – Studio Jam

Curt Miller and me doing a PIGS studio jam in October. Thanks to Stefani Byrd for the amazing multicam videography! (Shorter clip for the impatient.)

New paper in “Entautomatisierung” / “De-automatization”

I’ve got a new paper in the book, “De-automatization.” (“Entautomatisierung.”) My text, “SVEN (Surveillance Video Entertainment Network): Looking Back and Forward” looks back at my 2007 project SVEN – with Wojciech Kosma and Vincent Rabaud – and discusses some of the changes in the cultures of surveillance and sousveillance since then.

Girls Day Out

Spoke on a panel at UCSD Women in Computing’s “Girl’s Day Out” for high school women interested in careers in computing. Lots of fun meeting everyone and finding out the other panelists paths to becoming Women in Computing – almost all a bit complicated! And… Women in Computing gave me this t-shirt!