Category: Multimedia Monday

Stories are everywhere—written, spoken painted , or sculpted. We will take a look at them all, right here, each Monday.

Multimedia Monday Followup

I have an update to last week’s post, The Dynamic Portrait, which took a look a pair of artists who combined data from trackers and daily answers to an online questionnaire to create a real-time look at a person’s physical and mental states throughout the day—in other words, a dynamic portrait. Thursday afternoon I was…

The Dynamic Portrait

Serendipity happens when I least expect it (is that redundant?). It began when a fellow blogger, Frizz, from Germany used two of my photos as subjects for watercolor sketches in a book that he is compiling for his grandchild. This got me thinking about the subject of Art and its various forms—seascape, portraiture, landscape, abstract,…

TED Talks

It has been at least 7 years since I met TED and our relationship has altered my life—in a good way. TED is not a person, although TED is composed of people. The three initials—TED—stand for Technology, Entertainment, and Design. “[Born in 1984] the first TED included a demo of the compact disc, the e-book…

Multimedia Monday Starts Today!

This year The Lioness and I got involved watching HBO’s new series, True Detective. The show stars Matthew McConaughey (Rustin Spencer “Rust” Cohle) and Woody Harrelson (Martin Eric “Marty” Hart) as state homicide detectives in Southern Lousiana and it looks back and forth over a 17-year time period as they search for a serial killer.