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EYES ON THE ROAD: TORC ROBOTICS HELPS BLIND DRIVER "SEE"

Allied Vision’s Prosilica GC1290C camera used in combination with other systems gives a blind driver enough information to drive a vehicle independently

Located in Blacksburg, Virginia (US), TORC Robotics is doing just that. 1,079 more words

Blindness

Afternoon lovely readers.

There’s not much new to write about but I just feel like posting something. Its almost Eva day and I’m sooooooo Excited! I’ve been using an IOS app called T-zero to count down to 9:00 AM on May 19th, and as of right now while writing this post, I have 3 days, 19 hours, 4 minutes and 4 seconds. 265 more words

Guide Dog

The River is released in all its snotty glory

Yes, our latest 3D stop motion animation called “The River” is now available for your viewing pleasure (well, the 2D version is; we’ll keep you posted on the 3D). 500 more words

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Introduction to Documentary Arts - Online Course

Introdoc tries to bring together different approaches to documentary practice (film/video, photography, theatre, radio) in an eclectic online course created for emerging artists working in the audiovisual field, as well as for students and art-enthusiasts worldwide. 1,233 more words

The NFB's Seven Digital deadly Sins

How come I never knew about this? The NFB did a series called The Seven Digital Deadly Sins. I was expecting the usual fare of young people talking about their experiences online (which is totally valid, mind you). 77 more words

Digital Citizenship

Interactive Documenteries

The point of documentaries is to immerse the viewer in an experience caught on camera. Films like “March of the Penguins” and “Supersize Me” are hugely popular because they’re able to entrance the viewer in the subject matter presented. 322 more words

No Camera? No Problem!

Animator and film director, Norman McLaren, was born on April 11, 1914.  He is best remembered for his work at the NFB (National Film Board) where he produced the film “Neighbours.”   Besides the brilliant combination of visuals and sound, the film has a very strong social message against violence and war. 121 more words

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