Category Archives: Exterior localization

City Strata / Cinemapping research outcomes

Since launching the Curzon Memories App in March 2012 I’ve been busy working on another cinema-related project as part of the Arts and Humanities Research Council REACT Hub ‘Heritage’ sandbox, which might be of interest.  The City Strata project was a … Continue reading

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New vid about the Curzon Memories App

Video documentation about the Curzon Memories App – video by Sy Taffel, starring Jon Dovey, Constance Fleuriot, Jess Linnington of the Digital Cultures Research Centre, UWE: Curzon Memories App Documentation from Charlotte Crofts on Vimeo.

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Catch Tarim if you can!

Brilliant interactive spotlight. Designed by Tine Bech. Powered be Tarim. Leo is sure to sleep well tonight!

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First Iteration Feedback

Transcribing the feedback from the first iteration test has given me RSI (when will they invent a good voice recognition / transcription device?!), but also the confidence to develop and build on what works, and rethink the rest.  Spent the … Continue reading

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Testing, testing, one, two, three…

News Flash: GPS signal around the Curzon strong despite blizzard conditions… Friday 26 Nov was a very cold and busy day, starting with a long chat with Maurice Thornton curator of the Curzon Collection and author of The Everlasting Picture … Continue reading

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Testing GPS signal in Clevedon

I’m preparing to test the GPS signal in Clevedon on Friday, to see whether there is a strong enough signal around the Curzon to do what I want to do.  Jo is going to mock up some regions on the … Continue reading

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Design spec notes

I am developing what I’m calling a ‘Heritage App’ for the Curzon Community Cinema in Clevedon.  (See About for general information about the project). I’m working on a design specification for Jo Reid at Calvium who is going to encode … Continue reading

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