Not Possible IRL = SLCC 2009 Solo preso


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This was the first half of a presentation created to explain what "not possible IRL" or NPIRL virtual content is. The second half of the presentation was a workshop.

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Not Possible IRL = SLCC 2009 Solo preso

  1. 1. NPIRL<br />Not Possible in Real Life<br />
  2. 2. Not Possible IRL is…<br /><ul><li> A working group of content creators in Second Life, OpenSim and other virtual worlds
  3. 3. A blog
  4. 4. A concept we apply to virtual content, to a way of thinking, and possibly even a way of life</li></li></ul><li>In Real Life, we remember the first time man walked on the moon<br />Transformative moments<br />
  5. 5. It’s personal and <br />can’t be duplicated<br />What was the transformative moment in your Second Life?<br />
  6. 6. Second Life is…<br />the most affordable and complete tool <br />I know of to commit <br />hardcore creativity<br />
  7. 7. ~ Epiphanies ~<br />Stumbling upon Earth Primbee’s “Inspire Space Park”<br />
  8. 8. It’s a state of MIND<br /> ~*~<br />Nur Moo’s “Transparent Mood”<br />
  9. 9. It isn’t always about the prims<br />Stephen Venkman’s “Floating with nothing but…”<br />
  10. 10. How do you use Second Life?<br />Arahan Claveau’s “Small Story… <br />a Tale Without Words”<br />
  11. 11. Some people startle me with their uses of Second Life<br />Keiko Morigi’s interpretation of Baglione’s “Heavenly love conquering earthly love”<br />
  12. 12. NPIRL content….<br />indulges our sense of make-believe <br />AM Radio’s “The Far Away”<br />
  13. 13. NPIRL content…<br />makes us laugh<br />Tooter Claxton’s deflatable muscle man<br />
  14. 14. NPIRL content…<br />can fundamentally affect our behavior, perception and even our self-perception<br />Image: Sylph’s by Eladrion-Issobelle<br />
  15. 15. NPIRL content…<br />is often physically impossible in Real Life<br />Miki Gymnast’s Klein bottle<br />
  16. 16. NPIRL content…<br />defies the laws of gravity<br />Sugar Seville’s Dorkbot seating <br />
  17. 17. NPIRL content….<br />can do strange, wonderful and surprising things<br />Ashanti Leshelle’s “Flyby” <br />
  18. 18. NPIRL fashion… <br />is garment-based and not a biological part of the avatar<br />Eshi Otawara’s POPPI outfit<br />
  19. 19. NPIRL fashion<br />can be from any era in time, real or imagined<br />Cutea Benelli’s luxury steampunk heels (complete with steam and moving gears)<br />
  20. 20. NPIRL fashion…<br />lets me experiment with my look in ways I never could in Real Life <br />Blessings on Sinnocent Mirabeau for making Cog hair<br />
  21. 21. NPIRL avatar or fashion?<br />Sometimes it is hard to say!<br />Skin by 3star Tyne<br />
  22. 22. Like cyborgs, for instance<br />Cyborg parts by Justen Jigsaw<br />
  23. 23. NPIRL avatars are…<br />fantastical<br />Image: Jaid Marsi<br />Avatar: Flea Bussy<br />
  24. 24. NPIRL avatars…<br />Teach us to live in someone or something else’s wings<br />Image: Stephen Venkman<br />
  25. 25. NPIRL content… <br />let’s you travel in your style<br />Carrah Rossini’s airships!<br />Photo by Alpha Auer<br />
  26. 26. Reach into yourself and become…<br />Avatar by Kazuhiro Aridian<br />Photo by Stephen Venkman<br />