The phrase “Libra sapphire glow stick” comes to mind as I walk beside a park remembering pleasures, abstractions, noise shows attended by the hundreds. Selves today would never permit themselves such latitude. 100 more words
Tags » Psychoacoustics
Speech-synthesis and sine-wave speech demonstration video, prepared for the artist project Disinformation, premiered in the PoetryFilm ‘Sounds of Love’ event, at the Southbank Centre, London, 19 July 2014. 14 more words
The war is over…
This war is finally ended. There are no winners or losers – it simply became meaningless.
The war of loudness, started way back in the 1940 and becoming increasingly fierce up to the beginnings of the turn of the century – is about to end. 986 more words
Another week gone by and another boatload of things to think about.
To begin with: last weeks Research and Enquiry lecture. Steven and Thea got us thinking about our own methodology throughout this project, specifically how and why we take the steps we have been taking. 437 more words
Last week we talked about bouncing sounds. Its very much a physical phenomenon, but a lot has been made of a perceptual effect sometimes referred to as the ‘Audiovisual bounce-inducing effect.’ The idea is that if someone is presented with two identical objects moving on a screen in opposing direction and crossing paths, they appear to do just that- cross paths. 604 more words
First things first, you may remember me mentioning the Clifton Effect in my last blog post. Well unfortunately there was a reason it took nearly a month for me to come across it, because it isn’t really anything. 335 more words