[tig] Virtual Telecine

Rob Lingelbach rob
Fri Jan 30 17:24:45 GMT 2004

On Fri, Jan 30, 2004 at 01:24:52AM -0500, Nichols Craig wrote:
> Bob, do you really want web cams in your living room?

my recollection of his desire as expressed initially in
(appropriately Orwellian) 1984 was that he would color
correct from the beach.  ..or was it The Beach..

however, ( see Cliff Stohl in Silicon Snake Oil ) there is
no substitute for physical proximity in many types of
communication, and the cachet of work by network often
occludes its lack of humanism and direct contact.  Imagine a
world where everyone is living and working in their own
separate cubicles, and remote contact is the norm.  The
invention of work in direct contact with other people would
then be considered a marvel, unless everyone had lost their

Rob Lingelbach

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