1 year long, total of 24,500 video clips (some annotative)…
A car driving by, a barking dog, a man brushing his teeth - these are examples of the day to day materials for “Bits of My Life“ Vblog.
ephemeral8- (aka Avi Rosen) started documenting his life using the cellphone camera on Dec. 29, 2007. The files are directly uploaded via the cell phone and computer. Dozens on new clips are uploaded daily.
BML are cyberspace super positioned digital memory bits (MeMe) of annotative (Memex). Cell video technology imposes an impressionistic like imagery, while free hand movement creates Jackson Pollock’s like flows of spontaneously dripped pixels.
Each cell phones owner (1.3 phone per capita in Israel) is potentially a multidisciplinary artist, film director, data archeologist, anthropologist and cultural researcher of cyber culture.
To foster year-round engagement and dialogue within the digital, electronic, computational and media arts. Facilitate dynamic scholarship and creative programming within the ACM SIGGRAPH organization. Promote collaboration between artists and the larger computer graphics and interactive techniques community.
ACM SIGGRAPH Digital Arts Community Committee:
Victoria Szabo, Chair
Jim Demmers, Sue Gollifer, Kathy Rae Huffman, John Hyatt, Bonnie Mitchell, Hye Yeon Nam, Derick Ostrenko, Jan Searleman, Ruth West.