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Finished tutoring the Interaction Design Master students of the Umeå Institute of Design

This week the master students from Interaction Design of the Umeå Institute of Design presented their final concepts for the service design project called “Keeping Calm Supportive Radiotherapy Experiences for Children with Cancer” at the Umeå University Hospital. Doctors from Stockholm and Uppsala were flown in to attend these presentations in which they showed their… Read more

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Always Look On The Bright Side Of Lies

Yesterday we met up with Peter Lunström at .WDO to talk about a project we’re going to be doing in the next following weeks. It’s about lies parents tell their children, for instance “If you swallow an apple seed, an apple tree will grow in your stomach”. We want to visualize some of those lies… Read more

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Camera obscura

Today we made a Camera Obscura which was great fun! Basically it’s an analogue camera the size of a room. We blinded all of the windows with cardboard so no light was coming in. Than we made a small hole in one of the cardboards and hang a screen in the middle of the room…. Read more

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The Media Culture 2020 film is done!

  For the Erasmus Intensive Programme called ‘Media Culture 2020′ we followed 40 international students for 2 weeks in Tampere, Finland. These students were from participating universities from The Netherlands, Spain, Latvia, England & Finland. During these 2 weeks the students had to develop concepts about what the media would look like in the year 2020. While they… Read more

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Arrival at Floda31

  So, we are at Floda31 for almost 2 weeks now! We officially settled into our new workspace, which is awesome. Lots space, machines, tools, wood and a wonderful view. So all the ingredients to make some really cool stuff the upcoming months. The first week here we took it easy after a busy period in… Read more

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First week in Finland!

So we have been in Tampere (Finland) for a week now, making a video registration for the Media Culture 2020 project at Tampere University of Applied Sciences (TAMK). A project in which students from different countries develop and research European media cultures and try to develop a vision on what it might look like in… Read more

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We got a car!

The last couple of weeks we’ve been working at Circus Family and FX media, so we can finance our trip and buy a car. We’ve experienced the horrible world of low budget secondhand cars. Garages that miss half of the letters of their shopsign, work on cars with running engines so they slowly gas themselves… Read more

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Media Culture 2020 in Finland

Instead of going to Sweden straightaway we’ll visit the city of Tampere in Finland first and make a registration of the project Media Culture 2020 + do a little technical assistance. “Media Culture 2020 is an Erasmus Intensive Programme. The project demonstrates what 21th century converged and interactive European Media Culture could be.” Our school,… Read more

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New studio in Amsterdam and project updates

We have successfully finished our internships so from now on we can fully focus on Oavsett. We’ve had contact with the following studios; Lampray, Bautafilm, Sojafilm and North Kingdom, who are all interested in a collaboration. We’ll probably be working on info graphic videos, teasers and some personal projects with art director and photographer Peter… Read more

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An introduction

Hello, We are Hugo de Kok, Kay van Vree & Edwin Haverkamp. We study video/motion graphics/visual effects at the Utrecht School of the Arts in the Netherlands. We are currently in the third year of our study and during the second semester students are divided into several groups to work on non-profit projects that our school has… Read more