New Creative Commons 4.0 licence gives users more flexibility Digital Arts Online Designers, photographers and artists seeking to release works under a Creative Commons licence now have more flexibility and choice when they want to share their works.
One of the main improvements for users is that the 4.0 licence allows them to enable more anonymity.
After Pixar story artist Emma Coats tweeted Pixar's 22 rules of storytelling in 2011, quite a few people have riffed off of those rules. In the case of Stephan Vladimir Bugaj, a Pixar employee of 12 years, he's decided to elaborate on them.
Bugaj has an ebook with an elaboration of each of the 22 rules of storytelling on his site... and it's free to download!
You've made a great film and you want it seen! Follow these tips from the director/producers of the documentary hit "Indie Game: The Movie". Tons of great takeaways for self distribution and promotion.
A conversation with Gareth Cook, editor of The Best American Infographics
They say a picture is worth a thousand words—maybe even more. And this is not only because visuals can speak to us emotionally in ways words cannot, but also because if done correctly, they can cut through the verbal noise to communicate a complicated idea very clearly and concisely.
A couple of years ago, Kyle Thompson became interested in photography. Unfortunately, his anxiety prevented him from talking to people, so he opted to experiment with self-portraits.
He would spend hours, even days, walking alone through forests and exploring abandoned houses. He’s been to over 50 of them. After taking hundreds of photos, he posted some of his best to Reddit. From there, his life changed forever.
CrowdFunding Film Society brings together artists, filmmakers, Musicians and video game creators to meet, participate in project to get funded to share crowdfunding filmmaking success Ideas.
We invite you to attend the Inaugural International CrowdFunding Film Festival, December 5 to 7 San Francisco. Join us in these great cities: Los Angeles | San Francisco | New York | Toronto | London or suggest a city to open a new CFFS chapter.
f you want to achieve a major goal, conventional wisdom says to think positive. Picture yourself delivering the perfect presentation, and absorb the energy of the audience. Envision the ideal job interview, and imagine yourself on cloud nine when you get the offer.
Although these strategies sound compelling, it turns out that they often backfire. Many of us are more successful when we focus on the reasons that we’re likely to fail.
Keeping apace with camera technology is like running a race where the finish line keeps on moving. Just as the next generation of games consoles go on sale boasting the ability to display 4K images (although for the moment only those with the salary of a pro-footballer can afford screens able to make use of all those pixels) Japanese broadcaster NHK has started to film and broadcast events in 8K. NHK are so excited about the technology that they have commissioned filmmakers to make short films showcasing 8K, which were screened at the recent Tokyo International Film Festival.
Most creative people have a great deal of physical energy, but are often quiet and at rest. They can work long hours at great concentration.
Most creative people tend to be smart and naive at the same time. “It involves fluency, or the ability to generate a great quantity of ideas; flexibility, or the ability to switch from one perspective to another; and originality in picking unusual associations of ideas.
It's National Novel Writing Month and that means plenty of people are digging into writing their own books. Of course, writing about writing is nearly just as popular as writing itself, and reading about writing is a great way to find inspiration and expand your skills.