Introducing the PELE.io Video Production Community

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It seems like only last week ushered in the launch of Perceptions.Live, but now I’m realizing it was over a month ago already! Thanks everyone for your feedback and trial runs, it’s helped us smooth the experience for those of you claiming profiles and submitting video. Fun! Since then, we’ve cleaned up the main map screen interface so it’s a bit more breath-able and the browsing is a bit easier. We also integrated a much faster method of file uploads (no log-in required!) which I encourage you to check out if you’ve got some footage needing editing. Meanwhile, development will be taking a step in a lateral direction because of a big announcement! But first, some context. For years now, I’ve been exploring how to build a collaborative video production community. You know the story. As a filmmaker myself, I’ve learned the ins and outs of how to tell stories … Read More

Calling All Communities! [Roll Out (4/4)]

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Well, I promised my next post would be when Perceptions.Live was live, so here we are! A few months later. As with most of PRCPTION Travel’s evolution, the relationship between development and execution during the lifetime of this endeavor is an interesting one. It’s been almost two years since our first little demo and thanks to a lack of funding (not sarcasm), we were unable to execute a lot of the ideas that seemed appropriate at the time, and instead implemented others. Many such ideas have gone in & out of the cultural consciousness since then, several of which slowly dwindling out to eventually find their place as nothing but a mention in our [brand-new] documentation. As it stands, I find myself leaning towards a very heavy simplification of the whole community media process–but hey, we’ll save that for the next post. As with most of PRCPTION Travel’s evolution, the … Read More