Ode to VR, a Second Life Machinima | Jo Yardley’s Second Life

Today Amelie Marcoud, 1920s Berlin tenant, released a machinima titled ‘Ode to VR: the future of Virtual Reality’, shot in Second Life.A wonderful video, not to be missed: Source: Ode to VR, a Second Life Machinima | Jo Yardley’s Second Life

show #133: sansar anxiety [getting stronger…]

Originally posted on the drax files radio hour:
show #133 ? what do you fear about sansar, the next gen virtual world they are cooking up over at linden lab? and what are yout hopes? and why on earth do we host this show on a day where most people [especially americans] have enough anxiety about…

Revisiting Future Shock – sci-fi machinima in Second Life | Inara Pey: Living in a Modem World

In September 2016, I previewed a new machinima series, Future Shock, by Pryda Parx. At that point in time, the first episode had just been released, and Pryda was kind enough to allow me see the next two in the series. What I saw was intriguing in terms of story, setting and production values. GivenContinue reading “Revisiting Future Shock – sci-fi machinima in Second Life | Inara Pey: Living in a Modem World”

show #131: the state of the [virtual] world

Originally posted on the drax files radio hour:
our year end panel: 6 diverse members of the global sl family, talking over each other with drax rambling in between, ca 90 minutes: our christmas gift to faithful listeners! enjoy: now read on and happy holidays: our guest nadine artful nadine in both worlds our guest…

show #130: vr in germany [part3: sara]

Originally posted on the drax files radio hour:
show #130 today we talk to next gen vr enthusiast sara lisa vogl from vr nerds about staying in vr for 48 hours, making lucid dreams virtually a reality & bringing ca-style vr hubs to amsterdam, berlin and god knows where next… that and jo and drax talk…

Young film-maker beats academy award-winner

Originally posted on Inara Pey: Living in a Modemworld:
Journey: an award-winning film by Radheya Jegatheva Congratulations are due once again to Radheya Jegatheva, a talented young film-maker from Australia on his latest triumph: he’s just beaten an Academy Award winner at his own game! Radheya is the 17-year-old son of Second Life’s Jayjay Zifanwe…

The Ma Machinima Salon 2016 | Chantal Harvey

  On October 7, my new movie ‘Activate Your Higher Mind’ is premiering in San Francisco, California. The show is an exclusive event, if you want to attend you need to contact me so I can put you on the guest list.  You are very welcome! The film (machinima) is a one hour vision on ArtContinue reading “The Ma Machinima Salon 2016 | Chantal Harvey”

Prim Perfect | Designing Worlds Season Finale – a look back at some great shows – now on the web!

The latest episode of Designing Worlds –the last show of the season and a retrospective of some of our favourite episodes over the last few seasons – is now on the web. DW313 – Retrospective from Richard Elen on Vimeo. We recorded this show at the beautiful Designing Worlds cafe at the Second Life 13th BirthdayContinue reading “Prim Perfect | Designing Worlds Season Finale – a look back at some great shows – now on the web!”

show #121: leftovers (svvr 2016 part2)

Originally posted on the drax files radio hour:
show #121 so much fabulous “tape” was found two months after visiting svvr 2016 in san jose: a woman who was married in vr in the 90ties, a 360 video documentarian who went to chernobyl and a lot more. this is the last show before the summer…

show #120: sex and virtuality

Originally posted on the drax files radio hour:
show #120 and here is the topic we avoided for 119 shows = sex in virtual worlds and vr! great guests from sl and REAL life: an interview with psychic reader and sex connosieur monavie voight starts at 9:41 & the conversation with vr porn star ela darling at…

The Drax Files 38: economic empowerment in Second Life

Originally posted on Inara Pey: Living in a Modemworld:
Eboni Khan in Second Life The 38th video of The Drax Files World Makers arrived on Wednesday, June 8th, focusing on fashion designer Eboni Khan, who has been designing women’s apparel for the last decade, marketing it through her Hucci brand. However, this segment isn’t simply…

show #119: money money money

Originally posted on the drax files radio hour:
show #119 finally drax gets educated on money – be it virtual or real! and oh yes: we start with lindex troubles and end with gloebit solutions = an hour full of monetary theory [and solutions!]. enjoy: and links: lindex in trouble [but possibly out of trouble…

show #114: ebbe (svvr 2016 part1)

Originally posted on the drax files radio hour:
show #114 svvr 2016 – the third installment of this conference – is concluding as this show goes to air: three days of the newest vr gear in the expo hall plus panels and talks about immersive storytelling, 360 video best practices and a fireside chat with…

The Drax Files 37: non-profits in Second Life | Inara Pey: Living in a Modem World

The Drax Files World Makers show #37 arrived on Thursday, April 21st. Once again, this is one of the shorter World Makers videos, running to just one second under 3.5 minutes.The subject this time around is an overview of Nonprofit Commons, designed to lower the barriers of access to Second Life, to create a communityContinue reading “The Drax Files 37: non-profits in Second Life | Inara Pey: Living in a Modem World”

show #112: the state of vr = ready for primetime? [pt2]

Originally posted on the drax files radio hour:
show #112 …and we continue taking stock of the vr “movement” as it stands today, of course from a sl vantage point. live from the pen vr and that means: old grumpy pioneers complaining about new kids on the block. or not. judge for yourself: we discussed…

show #111: the state of vr = ready for primetime? [pt1]

Originally posted on the drax files radio hour:
show #111 our guests josh farkas and rob crasco discuss – when they get a word in edge-wise – what the state of consumer vr is in april 2016 vis-a-vis sl. enjoy: linkage below: our guests josh farkas from cubicle ninjas and roblem vr aka rob crasco…

Prim Perfect | Designing Worlds explores art and performances at One Billion Rising 2016 – now on the web!

The latest episode of Designing Worlds – where we visit the festival for One Billion Rising in Second Life, which took place on 14th February – is now on the web.. http://www.slartist.com/embed.php?vid=824d0d3fb Designing Worlds DW299 – One Billion Rising in Second Life 2016 Source: Prim Perfect | Designing Worlds explores art and performances at OneContinue reading “Prim Perfect | Designing Worlds explores art and performances at One Billion Rising 2016 – now on the web!”