Nordic Light

Nordic Light International Festival of Photography begynner her i Kristianund i dag.  Som altid gleder jeg meg selv om det blir en meget travel helg.  Elevene skal jobbe som besatt (håper vi) og da blir det en del å gjøre for lærerene også…

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International Pixel-Stained Technopeasant Day

I dag, 23. april, er “International Pixel-Stained Technopeasant Day“.  Howard Tayler, som lager web-serien Schlock Mercenary, blogger om det. I lys av Pirate Bay-dommen og mye snakk om opphavsrett generelt er det jo interessant de som skaper kreative verk og legger det gratis på nett føler et visst press til å slutte med slikt. Er det så at man ødelegger for andre ved å legge ut sine ånsdsverk gratis?  Jeg håper ikke det. Dagens innlegg fra diverse pixel-stained technopeasants finner man her.

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Nyttig programvare

Dette er en kopi av et innlegg jeg skrev på et annet nettsted en stund siden — men oppdatert i dag. Just so it’s clear: I am not an IT expert. I have never studied computers or taken a computer software-related course (with one exception). I do, however, like figuring things out and have become very adept at using the software I need to use and troubleshooting both the software and hardware I work with. By the way, I use a Mac – both at home and at work. writing Enough of the “productivity suite” crap; most people use an…

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Hello world!

I am constantly working to make my knowledge more broad and comprehensive. Over the years I have studied 3rd world development, astronomy (very briefly!), literature, science fiction, philosophy, political theory, film and theatre both theoretical and practical and have worked as a journalist, radio host, arts and non-profit administrator, stage actor, playwright, theatre director, filmmaker, technical support at a film school, music- and theatre festival producer, Greenpeace activist, filmmaking educator, film post-production advisor, and — currently — as a teacher of media and communications. Although some of these jobs and studies are now far in the past, the interest has…

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