To challenge conventional mapping by utilizing the experiential qualities of the neglected first-person perspective and the authoritative nature of video. While the resulting mapping may not have a comprehensive data-base, it will offer a number of other experiential variables such as speed of travel, traffic patterns, and unique qualities of landscape.
-Discuss operations of mapping in terms of selectivity and drift.
-creation of field, setting of rules, establishment of system
-extraction and isolation
-plotting/setting up of relationships
Geneology of Influences:
C’était un Rendez-vous
Grand Theft Auto
Google Street view
To recreate our class commuting routes using actual methods originally traveled to make 1st person video.
Convergence at the ‘end’ of the video will take place when each commute video ends with a similar framing of the destination.