Sunday, May 29, 2005

A stunning capture of the sound barrier

It's rare to see a visual snapshot of a plane right in transition to supersonic let alone a video clip of the event. Click on the image below to see the video...

Monday, May 23, 2005

The future is visual blogging

There is such a gap in the way we use the Internet right now visually. Either our webpages are static with user initiated actions or single event animations like flash or animated GIF. I don't see any real effort to combine, synchronize, and orchestrate all the media elements at our disposal. This orchestration is what I call the Web Media Performance.

Below is a visual blog example of what I mean. The performance is timed with different events like balloons, HTML and video containers, etc. A full blown performance can have many different shaped containers with any media element included. They can overlap, fade, move, disappear and reappear, etc. Click on the image...