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“Maybe it was too beautiful, but it was the only way to do it” Great quote from the late Robby Müller on shooting a scene of ‘Down by law’. [embed]https://youtu.be/xBRqyEX6q6Q?t=9m10s[/embed]...

Studios of Dutch architecture firms including OMA, MVRDV and UNStudio revealed in photos https://www.dezeen.com/2018/07/04/dutch-architecture-studio-photography-marc-goodwin/amp/...

Both fascinating and creepy… https://hackaday.com/2018/07/02/using-an-ai-and-wifi-to-see-through-walls...

Slow motion in slow motion, through AI. Seems bad news for high speed camera manufacturers. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=96&v=MjViy6kyiqs https://news.developer.nvidia.com/transforming-standard-video-into-slow-motion-with-ai/...

A remake of Disney’s Dumbo is set for release in 2019. Apparently including a remake of the Pink Elephant Parade too. Don’t know if that’s a good thing or not...

Fascinating to see this kind of detail in the eyes and wings of a creature that only lives for a few weeks on average...

From now on, I will use this in my classes on continuity editing 😂

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Masterclass with Alvin Lucier

On Sunday, october 19th 2014, i was given the opportunity to attend a masterclass by Alvin Lucier at the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam. This very inspiring masterclass was part of the Alvin Lucier Festival and was organized by Sonic Acts. Mr. Lucier talked extensively about his work and we attended several of his compositions being performed across the museum. Several of my own projects were inspired by the ideas and work of Alvin Lucier. [gallery size="large" type="rectangular" ids="856,855,854,853,852,851,850,849"]...

Lecture on Niko Tinbergen during ‘De Academie’ (De NUTtige winkel)

On january 15, Alexander de Vree and i presented a lecture on Niko Tinbergen, his research on supernormal stimuli and  human behaviour during De NUTtige winkel (an annual series of performances by Nieuw Utrechts Toneel) in Theater Kikker. The lecture was based on our research for De Meeuwen van Tinbergen and focused on the implications of research in behavioural biology  in relation to economics and the economic crisis. A small part of the lecture also focused on his brother (and fellow Nobel Prize winner), the famous economist Jan Tinbergen....

Student film screenings at Filmin Festival

A selection of short films made by students of my video courses at Utrechts Centrum v.d. Kunsten will be screened at the Filmin festival on sunday june 10 2012. Filmin is a European project aimed at improving cultural exchange through the use of audiovisual media. Location: PodiumWerkPlaats (
Burchtpoort 5
 3452 MD Vleuten)...