MDM Students and Staff Featured on Microsoft’s Channel 10

MDM Students and Staff Featured on Microsoft’s Channel 10

MDM Executive Director Dr. Gerri Sinclair was recently interviewed by Tina Wood of Microsoft’s Channel 10. Gerri discussed the Masters of Digital Media Program, its students and the latest from the Centre for Digital Media.

 

Tina dropped by the Centre a couple weeks later to interview MDM students and staff as part of a “How-To” Video series she was filming. Here’s what she captured.

Blended Reality: A look at bringing Second Life into Real Life
MDM student Nadia Aly and MDM researcher Joanna Robinson and their Second Life avatars show how to create a blended reality event with the help of a green screen.





Second Life: How to get started
MDM student Nadia Aly and MDM researcher Joanna Robinson took viewers on a guided tour of Second Life and gave directions on how to get to the Masters of Digital Media Program’s virtual campus.

 

Rendering - What exactly is it?
In this Channel 10 video, MDM student McKane Lee explained the process of rendering.



"Crossing" - an animated piece nominated for a Webby Award
MDM student McKane Lee gave a mini-lesson on rendering using “Crossing”, a short film he and his team produced. The film was recently recognized as an Official Honouree by the 12th Annual Webby Awards.

 

Masters of Digital Media students Aerlyn Weissman and Steve Danic show off their work on the joint MDM-UBC Fisheries project.
The project's visualization software uses the Blender game engine to communicate scientific data on fish populations.

 

Masters of Digital Media Adjunct Professor Patrick Pennefather discusses improv and experimentation with audio.