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8.36pm Project @ BarCamp Canberra 2012


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A very quick presentation on the 8.36pm project that I put together for BarCamp Canberra 2012.

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8.36pm Project @ BarCamp Canberra 2012

  1. 1. 8.36pm Project Clare Conroy (@webbyclare)
  2. 2. What is it?Daily photo project1. Take a photo everyday at 8.36pm2. Upload it (Flickr), tag it (836pm) & share it (optional)
  3. 3. InspirationBuster Benson8.36pm photo for the past 1,393 days (since May 2008)( Livingston(“Finally my investigation turned up thephotographer as Jamie Livingston, and he didindeed take a photo every day for eighteenyears, until the day he died, using a Polaroid SX-70camera. He called the project “Photo of the Day”and presumably planned to collect them at somepoint — had he lived. He died on October 25, 1997— his 41st birthday.”
  4. 4. • Arbitrary time constraint• Not hand-picking the special moments to save• Capturing what’s actually there when you aren’t editorialising your life• No matter how boring, no matter how many times you’ve done it before…
  5. 5. My 8.36pm ProjectStarted: 24 September 2009 411 photos
  6. 6. % of days with 8.36pm photo100%75%50%25% 0% Month
  7. 7. Thoughts / observations• Who are the photos for?• Observer effect• Doing = easy, explaining = not so easy• Patterns / insights revealed over time• Time machine
  8. 8. Links…