How do I know what to make for my Television Component’s companion Digital Media Component? Advice for TV Producers.

The first step to deciding on an appropriate digital media component is the best, most fun part.  PLAY WITH DIGITAL MEDIA CONTENT.  In some ways, it’s like buying real estate.  You have to know the current market, see which neighbourhoods work best, and see what you can get for the price you’re willing to pay. […]

Phrases to lock away in the 2011 vault

It’s that time of year again. The lists!  I was trying hard to not do a list. In 2011, there has been a specific rhetoric circulating around the world of convergent production (in Canada, defined as television programs that require a digital media component to access government funding for the television program) that makes me […]

docSHIFT Summit 2011 recap

Article is a cross-post with Village Gamer, a news source for Canadian interactive digital media content. This past weekend the Documentary Organization of Canada – Toronto Chapter held docSHIFT Summit 2011, a conference with the purpose of educating and supporting documentary filmmakers who are looking to leverage their storytelling abilities and position themselves as the […]