Virtual reality island to teach important lessons

https://www.victoria.ac.nz/som/about/news/1665513-virtual-reality-island-to-teach-important-lessons “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” Building on this pearl of Confucian wisdom, Dr Christian Schott—with contributions by Maciu Raivoka from Victoria University’s Centre for Lifelong Learning and Alan Proctor-Thomson…
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Christmas Movie Selector

A pretty definitive list of about 150 Christmas movies, that I pieced together from a few locations. Make sure to change views, filters and sorting. Christmas Movie Selector
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Farewellington

We’re off to Nelson, but we want to see you all before we leave. So come over any time with kids or without. Bring drinks and we’ll probably get pizza. PLUS Darts, Arcade Machine, Just Dance and self-service dj-ing.
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Bee Counter

Digital Counter I made to find the flow of traffic going in and out of the beehives at Te Aro School. Made with an Arduino, a PIR sensor and an LCD Shield. The students should be able to compare data…
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WelTec Interactivity – Week Two Summary

* Further discussion into adoption of interactivity in current projects * Introduction into coding using the artist coding language – processing.org * Introduction to other interactive software – vvvv, PureData, Max(MSP), MIT Scratch. * Task: Create interactive “toy” using processing.js…
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WelTec Interactivity – Week One Summary

Brief introduction to different techniques Class trip to Te Papa to look at the interactivity in use at the dinosaur exhibition Task: Create alternative game controllers using Makey Makeys Introduction to creating environments in Unity Tested 3d and motion capture…
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VR Fiji – Reference Images

It was difficult to put together the Island as there were no detailed or topographical maps. I was working off a crude Google Earth interpretation. These were some development images as I tried to figure out the layout.
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Bring Your Own Beamer 2013

I had a few pieces on display at BYOB Wellington. BYOB (Bring Your Own Beamer) Wellington was a DIY event. Artists collaborated over the course of an evening to create a mega, moving, breathing multi media beast. It was celebration…
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