collaborations

iPhone test/Daniel Joseph

The following were created in Detroit and Toledo. What you see is an ongoing collaboration between myself and Daniel Joseph. I get to develop experience with the iPhone’s features and collect images for AR, art and movie ideas. Daniel gets images for his modeling and acting portfolio.(His website will be up soon.) These images are …

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Lotus Mountain Notes

Lotus Mountain is about a robot and the man who broke her heart. The 360 VR short film written by Stephen Black and co-directed by Leo Wei and Stephen Black, is currently in postproduction. Lotus Mountain features Alps Bethneck, who can be seen in the 360VR film Beach Road, as well as The Changi Murals, …

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Support? VR films about relationships and China’s Silicon Valley

Hello! An update… and a request for support. I know the world is a goofy place and that a film is a luxury, in many ways. But I am now, with a great team, making a short 360VR film. The setting is the city of Shenzhen, the Silicon Valley of China. The film is about …

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Lotus Mountain

Latest info about Lotus Mountain here. Based on Leng Mo, a story from Alphabet Spikes by bestselling author Stephen Black. LOTUS MOUNTAIN a Weiblack Machine Production A 360VR FILM NOW IN PRODUCTION/POSTPRODUCTION SET IN HONG KONG & CHINA’S SILICON VALLEY REUNITED, FIVE YEARS AFTER HE BROKE HER HEART. SHE’S A ROBOT. HE’S THE MAN WHO …

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August 4, 2018 Hong Kong: From Blockchain to Noodles with Gluten and Black Fungus

Notes on today for Alphabet Spikes, my book-in-progress-as-experiment-on Amazon. These images are from Dustin Stupp’s quietly stimulating On Brink artwork, now on display at the Innovation Tower at HK PolyU. Very thought-provoking, Dustin’s piece is a trustworthy way to begin an understanding of Blockchain. First at lunch, and then at the artwork itself, we discussed …

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AR, VR and Every R in Between (July 8, 2018)

(The first day photos are here.) Taking place during the Maker Faire Hong Kong, was AR, VR and Every R in Between, organized by Dr. Ludovic Krundel, of the Digital Entertainment Lab, School of Design at HK PolyU. Here is a link to bios of some of the people who made the day so interesting. …

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AR, VR and Every R in Between (July 7, 2018)

HAPPENING NOW: STEPHEN BLACK’S EBOOKS: FREE AND DISCOUNTED Taking place during the Maker Faire Hong Kong, was AR, VR and Every R in Between, organized by Dr. Ludovic Krundel, of the Digital Entertainment Lab, School of Design at HK PolyU. Here is a link to bios of some of the people who made the day …

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Alphabet Spikes Z-T (notes from June 2018, Hong Kong)

One of the books free/discounted, as part of the HK Book Fair. Alphabet Spikes is a collection of stories, essays and experiments created from February 2017 until now–and in the future! The core of the book is here, on Amazon, but this ebook actually something like crowdfunding. Once you buy the book, send me your …

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