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
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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.