A Way to Go

Employing a 3-d portable camera, this interactive game(?) allows the user to manipulate a square headed animated anthropomorphic  figure. It is described as a “walk in the woods.” In order to actually engage with this, my mouse cursor must be hidden. Instead, the mouse becomes a tool for looking. Through the keyboard’s ‘W’ key I…

The Online Self-Represenation

Typical selfie: Here, reality star Kim Kardashian West utilizes bright indoor lighting, duck lips and the front camera. This selfie is one of many found in a Kim’s book Selfish;  probably not the first commodified book of self-photography that we will see in the 21st century.     Self-Authorship The power couple that is Beyonce and Jay-Z choose…

“Don’t disrespect the game like that.”

In light of the fiftieth super bowl this past week month, I have decided to share a remix of 2-time champ, Ray Lewis of the Baltimore Ravens. the video was compiled by DJ Steve Porter. Due to the juxtaposition of the  sports interview and on-field personas, these types of remixes transform the sports celebrity into something musical, and comedic.   The clip takes…