Category Archives: BCM240 (Media Audience Place)

Major Project: The Cult Abides

I apologise for missing text! I made this through iMovie, which crashed on me many times. The dude does not abide. Project Report For my digital project I decided I wanted to look into an area that celebrated audiences and … Continue reading

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Where to from here for our Australian film industry?

To start off, how many Australian films do you think you’ve seen? You can find out the exact number through this link.  The problem facing the Australian Film Industry of late is the same problem facing the entire film industry: there … Continue reading

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Torrenting: what other choices do we have?

Growing up, my media consumption was riddled with censorship. As a child I was allowed 1 hour of TV a day – non commercial channels only. When internet use starting playing a role in my life, I was initially not allowed to use … Continue reading

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Multitasking: problematic or a useful skill?

I multitask in all aspects of my life (save when I’m sleeping) and technology has always had a large role in my multitasking. As mentioned in a previous post, I am constantly juggling uni work, social media, google search queries, a … Continue reading

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To capture or not to capture?

Phones have become an extension of ourselves and of how we experience the world. Within this extension is our sense of private and public spaces; mobile phones have effectively enabled the merging of the two. You could be on a … Continue reading

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The Cinema Experience

It was reaching the end of 1995, Pixar’s ‘Toy Story’ was playing and I was to have my first cinema experience. As a kid, going to the movies was a means to have a family day. We’d all go out … Continue reading

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Thinking about the future of the Internet Age

There are three generations within my household. My parents are both baby boomers, though 11 years apart, I am a proud Gen Y and my younger brother just scraped through as a Gen Z. Despite living under the same roof, our … Continue reading

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