Motion Books: the Future of Storytelling Just Got More Exciting

A simple innovation can change culture: linguistics ('googling'), gestures and behaviors (swipes and selfies), can modify themselves like a virus where nobody is left the same afterwards. The Motion Book™ format, created by Madefire Studios, is one of the most subtle yet promising pieces of software innovation to… » 9/26/14 9:49am 9/26/14 9:49am

The Android's Astrological Companion

Earlier this year, I began a series of zodiac inspired paintings featuring android girls exploring the cosmos. As I paint, I like to make up stories about what’s going on in the piece. I thought it would be a fun experiment to invite a group of authors to write stories based on the illustrations, but with no further… » 9/24/14 3:22am 9/24/14 3:22am

In Space No One Can Hear You Plagiarise

A few weeks ago I was hanging out with a friend of mine and, as is usually the case, the conversation turned to the next short film project we might work on. A mutual friend is putting on a small Science Fiction convention that's an homage to 1970s movies and TV, a follow up to one he held for 1950s B movies a couple… » 7/16/14 11:49pm 7/16/14 11:49pm