Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age
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a look at the creative and technical worlds of immersive storytelling
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4 Inspiring Examples of Digital Storytelling

4 Inspiring Examples of Digital Storytelling | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Today's artists are creating interactive, multimedia experiences where the audience can actively reshape the stories themselves.

 

[An introduction to: Bear 71; Pandemic; Welcome to Pine Point; and Rome.]

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Transforming data into narrative content

Transforming data into narrative content | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Scaling content no longer requires new hires — Narrative Science automatically generates stories from data. In this interview, CTO Kristian Hammond explains how it works and how the expanding types of data are creating new storytelling opportunities.
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Hugues Sweeney [NFB Canada]: The Future of Digital Storytelling

Hugues Sweeney [NFB Canada]: The Future of Digital Storytelling | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

"Throughout our 70 years of production, we’ve been trying to hijack and twist technology to tell new stories – to discover new ways of storytelling. It’s not just about content – it’s about form taking the shape of content."

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- Digital Storytelling, Transmedia and Crowd Sourced Funding with David Varela

- Digital Storytelling, Transmedia and Crowd Sourced Funding with David Varela | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Many times when I’m thinking about digital I’m focussing on ebooks, enhanced ebooks or apps. It was really interesting yesterday to attend a session at the Australian Society of Authors with UK writer David Varela where he discussed the options available to authors, including transmedia, crowd sourced funding and how he arrived at this interesting point in his career...
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Nishad's Blog: Digital story telling. View from a massage table.

Nishad's Blog: Digital story telling. View from a massage table. | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
While soaking in a brand experience, Nishad Ramachandran, vice president and head, iContract, considers the construction of its digital story, in this month's post...

 

[An unusual, but interesting read ....]

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The Social Life - Episode 5: The Guild & Auckland Daze

A look at Digital Storytelling in New Zealand

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Story Telling – the Art, Science, and Business of Data

Story Telling – the Art, Science, and Business of Data | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

I need visualization. I’ve got this data, I now need to turn it back into a story that’s going to be useful to people [...]

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Algorithm-Powered Movie "whiteonwhite:algorithmicnoir" Computes at Sundance

Algorithm-Powered Movie "whiteonwhite:algorithmicnoir" Computes at Sundance | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Eve Sussman’s experimental cinema project whiteonwhite:algorithmicnoir uses a computer to build a movie out of 3,000 video clips, 80 voiceovers and 150 pieces of music...
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Digital storytelling: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

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In his latest film, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, director David Fincher once again brought digital filmmaking tools to the fore to help tell the story of a man’s search for the truth about a 40 year old murder case.

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58 Sites for Digital Storytelling Tools and Information

58 Sites for Digital Storytelling Tools and Information | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

A fantastic list from media specialist, Julie Greller.  "Because you never know when you'll need a cybrarian."

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Digital Storytelling: What Can Porn and Paula Deen Teach Us?

Digital Storytelling: What Can Porn and Paula Deen Teach Us? | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Meet your new executive producer: the audience.

 

Ninety-six percent of homes in the U.S. own a television. Yet, viewers are anything but couch potatoes. They not only control their media like never before, but they are a part of the action, either on-screen in the show or on-line—chatting, posting and poking about it.

 

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Journal: Creative Technologies [Digital Storytelling]

Journal: Creative Technologies [Digital Storytelling] | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it

The theme of this edition is digital storytelling. The papers in this edition are a pertinent reminder that communication and expression – of idea, experience, mood – is at the heart of human interaction with digital worlds, and each thing communicated is a facet of a larger narrative.

 

[Image is from the paper "UpStage: An Online Tool for Real-Time Storytelling".]

 

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Digital storytelling in the classroom

Digital storytelling in the classroom | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Scoop.it
When students create a movie or interactive slide show to tell their story, learning becomes personal.

 

This is a great resource ... and, if you were to encourage students to take the next step, and tell a story across all the platforms used in the guide, then they would've taken their first steps into transmedia storytelling.

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