Some perspective on the new media of storytelling.
The greatest digital divide is between those who can read and write with media, and those who can't. - Elizabeth Daly
When data is ubiquitously accessible, facts are increasinging less important than the ability to place these facts in context and to deliver them with emotional impact. -- Daniel Pink, A Whole New Mind
You can search and download editable clips on DE that you can then download and compile into your own videos.
We need to change the nature of what we think of a stories.
Dan Myer - uses media to learn and understand math. http://blog.mrmeyer.com/
Check out his 2009 Annual Report
Explanations as Stories - example given is daylight savings
Can you tell a story in one second? Contest to create a story with a series of one second videos? http://vimeo.com/32071937 Try to create this in your own home. It is not a technical skill but the skill of being able to tell a good story and thinking about the images required to tell that story.
How typography and font ae integral to your story? How do they help with pacing and emotion of the story. Kinetic typography
Illuminated Text - http://www.awaytoteach.net/?q=frontpageAuthentic
http://ipiccy.com/ Free photo editor without any login required
Check out this video on YouTube for an ipiccy tutorial:
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