Draxtor Despres new machinima: At a recent panel discussion in Second Life, hosted by the US Department of State, experts from industry and the non-profit world pondered some fairly topical questions: to tele-commute OR not to tele-commute? Are 3D worlds… Continue Reading
A 2007 Veterans Day Report from Draxtor Despres Veterans Day celebrated in Second Life with a replica of the Vietnam Memorial and the opening of a vet center. There are now plenty of support groups for veterans including a center for… Continue Reading
Draxtor’s Latest installment! The movie “The Way We Get By” deals with a lot of large issues, aging in America, military service, but manages to succeed as an intimate portrait of a group of senior citizens in Bangor Maine.
Second Life machinimatographer Draxtor Despres’s public service announcement for BAVC. BAVC is a social issues digital media makers group located in San Francisco.
Strange Fruit: Billie Holiday Tribute from Rysan Fall on Vimeo. Filmed in Virtual Harlem with some of the students there. Strange Fruit: Billie Holiday Tribute from Rysan Fall on YouTube.
Draxtor at it again, and having fun! A music video, featuring, Pooky Amsterdam co-host of 1st Question, SL’s science game show. ”Too Busy to Date My Avatar” by Pooky & The TuneBugs – a new band comprised of Second Life talkshow Goddess… Continue Reading
A machinima featuring many of the artists work from Burning Life 08, the virtual equivalent of the Burning Man festival, which is held in Second Life every year. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B6QzQfXbvfI&feature=player_embedded
Te Wāhi Whānau, The Birth Place, on the SLENZ Project’s Second Life island of Kowhai is a place where midwifery students can experience the authenticity of the moment of labour and birth even if in a virtual world. http://slurl.com/secondlife/Kowhai/148/139/32 … Continue Reading
The International Spaceflight Museum is one of the first places I visited as a newbie and one that I highly recommend to others. The Rockets are great, but the ride space station and on to the planets is not to… Continue Reading
Another great episode of the California Legacy in SL project by Draxtor Despres.