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KCB201 Week 7 Lecture (Barry Saunders): DIY Media and Collaboration
 

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Week 7 lecture slides by Barry Saunders for KCB201 Virtual Cultures in the Creative Industries Faculty at Queensland University of Technology, semester 1/2008.

Week 7 lecture slides by Barry Saunders for KCB201 Virtual Cultures in the Creative Industries Faculty at Queensland University of Technology, semester 1/2008.

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    KCB201 Week 7 Lecture (Barry Saunders): DIY Media and Collaboration KCB201 Week 7 Lecture (Barry Saunders): DIY Media and Collaboration Presentation Transcript

    • DIY Media and Collaboration KCB201 Virtual Cultures Barry Saunders [email_address]
    • Long history of DIY
      • Media
      • Music
      • Electronics
      • Film
    • Zines and pamphlets
    • Punk and folk
    • Community radio and TV
    • Indymedia
    • Blogging
    • Electronics
    • Open source software
    • Blender
    • Citizen journalism
      • Youdecide2007
      • Multi-format citizen journalism project
      • Hyperlocal
      • Anyone could join and participate
    • Youdecide2007 YouDecide2007 Video interview http://www.youdecide2007.org/content/view/377/101/
    • Livejournal and fanfic
    • webcomics
    • Current TV
    • Current TV Sony Ad http://current.com/items/76314302_sony_v_cam_transformation
    • Swarm of Angels
    • Archive.org
    • machinima Red Vs Blue http://rvb.roosterteeth.com/archive/
    • Ask a ninja Killacon http://askaninja.com/classickillacon?video=flash
    • Sky Captain
      • Trailer created at home with homemade bluescreen and Macintosh Iici
      • Used to generate interest in film financing
    • Flickr
    • Flickr - HDR http://www.flickr.com/groups/hdr/
    • Johnathon Coulton Still Alive http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bWUcVj31QaM
    • 1000 true fans
      • Idea that 1000 fans are sufficient to have a successful (as in, sustainable) career
      • Reduced entry and development costs
      • Johnathon Coulton is an example of this
      • http://www. kk .org/thetechnium/archives/2008/03/1000_true_fans. php
    • Nine Inch Nails
      • Encouraged piracy of his album when he found out the price in Australia
      • No longer on label
      • Made album at home studio in 10 weeks
      • sold online for $5 - $300
      • Made $1.6 million in first week.
    • DIY
      • Long history
      • More popular in economy with lowered costs of entry
      • Pathway to professional work
      • Strategy for established professionals to lower costs, reach audiences in a different way
    • Links from slides
      • http://zinebook.com
      • http://www.zinegeek.com/?page_id=127
      • http://www.4zzzfm.org.au
      • http://www.31.com.au/
      • http://www.nirs.org.au/
      • http://indymedia.org
      • http://boingboing.net
      • http://www.popularmechanics.com/
      • http://www.makezine.com/
      • http://www.chumby.com/
    • links
      • http://www.us.debian.org/
      • http://www.ubuntu.com/
      • http://www.blender.org/
      • http://youdecide2007.org
      • http://livejournal.com
      • http://pvponline.com
      • http://dieselsweeties.com
      • http://current.com
      • http://aswarmofangels.com/
      • http://archive.org
      • http://rvb.roosterteeth.com/home.php
      • http://askaninja.com
      • http://www.skycaptain.com/
      • http://flickr.com
      • http://www.flickr.com/groups/hdr/
      • http://www.jonathancoulton.com/
      • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bWUcVj31QaM
      • http://ghosts.nin.com/