Yeah, look, sorry about being away some. Sorrier than usual because there's been some interesting things happening at home and abroad that I'm dying to share. But I've been busy thinking. I know, I know - that doesn't sound like an excuse, but it is! Some people go to Nova Scotia. I sit in my lawn chair and think.
Let me just bookmark today with another one of those animoto.com videos.
This is my attempt at an adult literacy / basic education promo. It's my least favourite of the four I've been working on; partially because it uses my least favourite animoto template.
(Freeloaders like me have a choice of four - though there's a fifth coming - and I've used all four for four separate projects: storytent; bookwagon; libraries; adult learning.)
Besides being a horrific waste of time, making these shorts is an challenging exercise in... what? self-awareness? concision?
How would you encapsulate your work in 8 to 12 photos - fewer if you want text - crammed into 30 sec? What slogan would you create? If you could say one thing, what would it be?
Anyway, here's my latest home movie...