(Not so) risky business!

Well, it's not really a infographic, but The Mail Online have published an interesting article on;  How Tom Cruise's impressive-looking stunts are made easier than they seem. And the article features a picture with infographic features. But I'd also recomend you to read the story.   Clinging on for dear life, Tom Cruise desperately holds on to a car bonnet [...]

By |2016-10-13T07:10:03+01:002 March 2013|Categories: DIY, Film, Film Production, Infographic|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

How Larry Page Built Google

I'm a big fan of inspiring quotes and a couple of days ago, I came across this article over at Businessinsider.com titeled;  12 Quotes That Reveal How Larry Page Built Google Into The World's Most Important Internet Company. It's of course not the whole story or in any way an explanation on how Page "built" Google, but the quotes are non the [...]

By |2016-10-13T07:10:10+01:0013 February 2013|Categories: Business, Internet|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Infographic Saturday

I'm a big fan of well made infographics and if you're searching the internet, you'll find plenty of them. To show my appreciation, I've decided to start a new series, called Infographic Saturday. Research shows that Saturday is the best day for social media engagement, hence the name. So to start it all, I'd like to share this Social Media Infographic, that I [...]

By |2016-10-13T07:10:11+01:009 February 2013|Categories: DIY, Education, Internet, Social Media|Tags: , |0 Comments

Free Photography Course

Marc Levoy's Photography course @ Stanford University, is now freely available on the Stanford website. Everything from PowerPoint presentations and lectures to animations that explain some photography theory, and various photo-related tasks, can all be found on their website. Marc Levoy, is a professor of Computer Science at Stanford, whom in the late seventies developed a digital animation system that [...]

By |2019-01-12T20:31:09+01:005 November 2012|Categories: Be your own guru, DIY, Education, Photography|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Patton Oswalt’s Letters to Both Sides

After stirring keynote speeches by Lewis Black and Marc Maron over the past couple of years, Patton Oswalt took to the stage adjacent to the Hyatt lounge  to deliver the third annual keynote for the Just For Laughs Comedy Conference in Montreal. The recent keynote speech on comedy applies equally well if you replace the term “comedian” with “filmmaker”, and addresses some nice [...]

By |2016-10-13T07:10:13+01:006 October 2012|Categories: DIY, Education, Film, Film Production|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Commencement speeches

I touched the subject in my earlier post, Regrets of the dying, but since we’re in the season for commencement speeches, I thought I’d link to a couple more. Some of them are actually quite known online, and you might have heard a few already. Like Steve Jobs’ 2005 speech at Stanford. It is one of my favorites, right up there with Amazon [...]

By |2016-10-13T07:10:15+01:0022 May 2012|Categories: Art, Education, Philosophy|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments