Amon Tobin rocks my world….

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Well, just finished listening to the full ISAM release by Amon Tobin on SoundCloud. Wow, dynamite. If you like electronic music, you really should check this out. The one aspect that stood out for me was his use of SoundCloud's commenting system to create a commentary captioning "trail" throughout the performance. This got me thinking, why can't we have a system that allows music file "links" be posted to twitter and then have the backend service cull all the people listening to that piece of music and grab their comments via hash tags/RSS in real time and interleave it for all the "participants" in each of the "shared" music spaces. Neato, new term....."Shared Realtime Collaborative Music Experience". Time for someone to "make an app for that" :-). BTW, major credit…
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NAB2011 – Flying Carpets, Tufas and Castles in the desert….

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Just got back from NAB2011 in Vegas and this year lots of crazy/fun stuff happened. We setup our booth on Saturday and a bunch of us decided to go for BBQ in the desert, so we rented a car packed up our two crappy coolers and headed out to Red Rock Canyon. The Canyons were as awesome as usual. We had a late lunch/dinner and (surprisingly) ended up seeing a lot of wildlife around the place. Next, we went through NAB, which is always fun. On thursday (last day) we took off around 2:30pm and started our trip around the sierras. We had intended to get to Tonopah, NV by around 18:00'ish, but had a bit of run in with a flying carpet on I-95 North. This thing flew off…
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Recent photo shoots with Toronto Strobist Group….

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It's been a while since I've posted a photo post, so here is a newish one from a couple of recent shoots with TSG (Toronto Strobist Group). First a sample from our Holiday 2010 shoot (Full flickr set can be viewed here). Next is the Stroboscopic shoot which was a lot of fun (Full flickr set can be viewed here). The final set is from a quick get together with a couple of the members to try and produce a sport/jogging commercial photo (Full flickr set can be viewed here).
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