Stop-motion Animation Workshop

On the weekend I gave a workshop that was a short introduction to stop-motion animation simply using digital cameras or mobile phone cameras plus a basic introduction to Quicktime Pro and Adobe Flash. These applications were used to collate the images taken by the cameras to output the final animation. Continue reading “Stop-motion Animation Workshop”

a walk – An endurance performance…

Istiklal Caddesi is the busiest street in Istanbul. I decided to brave the 10s of 1000s, if not over 100s of 1000s of people that are walking on Istiklal Caddesi. People say that a million people walk on this street daily – I’m not sure about the numbers, but it sure does feel like it! Continue reading a walk – An endurance performance…

Aluminium rods

Material investigations

After visualising the size, it was time to investigate how to make it. We decided to look at how tents are made and investigate their materials. My prerequisites: Has to be easily assembled & disassembled Can not be a permanent structure Lightweight Screen must be semi-opaque to allow for back-projection Cost-effective I went to IMC with photographer Deniz Yilmazlar who kindly helped me to investigate … Continue reading Material investigations