Posts Tagged "repetition and variation"

One of These Things (Is Not Like the Others)

This morning, Liz took out her “Liquid Stevia” sweetener, for her coffee. Noticing it next to the “Body Cleanse,” we saw how similar these bottles were. Add our whisky water dropper to the group, and you’ve got the makings of a screwball comedy script here.


He’s Dead, Jim

I love fun Star Trek videos, particularly the ones where repetition plays a key role. Here’s a supercut of every time McCoy reports that someone’s dead.


Alternate Realities

This is a mesmerizing collection of videos, showing the top 100 submissions of a challenge issued to 3D artists worldwide. Each clip was based on the same initial animation, with certain rules that needed to be adhere


Bonobo: Kerala

It was described as a “difficult video to watch,” which in some ways is true. When I was focusing primarily on the woman in the video – it was tough to watch.

But then I started to shift my focus to the peripherals. I started to look past her, and at the things happening in the background.


Underviewed: Searching YouTube Using Default Video File Names

Most every camera or mobile device uses some kind of default naming convention (iPhone: IMG_1234.MOV, GoPro: GOPR1234.MP4). This site searches YouTube for those default file names, and serves up videos that have a low number of views. Because these videos still retain their default file names as titles, it’s unlikely that they’ve shown up in any searches. And it’s very likely these videos haven’t been seen by all that many people.


Felix Jung, 20×2 Chicago: Where Are We?

For my presentation, I answered the question of “Where Are We” by trying to track down all the different Felix Jungs out there in the world, using Facebook. My original goal was to gather as much information as I could on each Felix – and make a presentation on the similarities and differences within our lives.