Open Widget Area


Working with what you have

Posted on 15th February, by cchalmers in Blog Posts, Uncategorized

I set up shop with the one local colony that’s large enough to film.  Much farther into the forest are two enormous colonies but they’re beyond reach of my 100 meter extension cord.  Filming at night is hard enough, nevermind without power.  So I’m working with what I have.  This modest, mid-sized colony lives on a hillside and has […]

Talk talk

Posted on 13th June, by cchalmers in Blog Posts

  “The Flight from Conversation” (Sherry Turkle, NYTimes, 4/21/12).  Could it be true?  Are we becoming increasingly shallow with each and every Tweet? The more I thought about the gist of Ms. Turkle’s argument, that our constant digital exchange of short bits of dialogue is eroding meaningful conversation, the more reasons I found to disagree […]