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Reconceptualizing design research in the age of mobile learning (2015)
Journal Article
Bannan, B., Cook, J., & Pachler, N. (2016). Reconceptualizing design research in the age of mobile learning. Interactive Learning Environments, 24(5), 938-953. https://doi.org/10.1080/10494820.2015.1018911

© 2015 Taylor & Francis. The purpose of this paper is to begin to examine how the intersection of mobile learning and design research prompts the reconceptualization of research and design individually as well as their integration appropriate for c... Read More about Reconceptualizing design research in the age of mobile learning.

HD aesthetics and digital cinematography (2015)
Book Chapter
Flaxton, T. (2015). HD aesthetics and digital cinematography. In S. Cubitt, D. Palmer, & N. Tkacz (Eds.), Digital Light, 61-83. Open Humanities Press

This chapter is accompanied by a series of online interviews entitled ‘A Verbatim History of the Aesthetics, Technology and Techniques of Digital Cinematography’. This online resource seeks to circumscribe and circumlocute the wide variety of interes... Read More about HD aesthetics and digital cinematography.

'The general public don’t need to know who we are. We’re building a profile for the industry as a whole’: Inward engagement in the UK film and television industries (2015)
Presentation / Conference
Presence, S., & Spicer, A. H. (2015, March). 'The general public don’t need to know who we are. We’re building a profile for the industry as a whole’: Inward engagement in the UK film and television industries. Paper presented at Media Engagement International Conference

The paper stems from research undertaken as part of SiFTI (Success in the Film and Television Industries), a research project analysing the production cultures of several small-to-medium sized critically and commercially successful film and televisio... Read More about 'The general public don’t need to know who we are. We’re building a profile for the industry as a whole’: Inward engagement in the UK film and television industries.

The intersection of dreams: Cathedral of St John the Divine, New York exhibition (2015)
Digital Artefact
Flaxton, T. (2015). The intersection of dreams: Cathedral of St John the Divine, New York exhibition

This was an exhibition of The Intersection of Dreams at Cathedral of St John the Divine, New York for the months of March - Augut 2015. This work was funded by the VC's of both UoB an UWE and attracted around 500,000 visitors. I am engaged on a proje... Read More about The intersection of dreams: Cathedral of St John the Divine, New York exhibition.

CML/CMIR camera tests Jan 2015 (2015)
Digital Artefact
Flaxton, T., & Sparke, S. (2015). CML/CMIR camera tests Jan 2015

Centre for Moving Image Research and Cinematographers Mailing Lists began testing cameras and Camera Prototypes together in February 2014. This particular test place a year later in January 2015. These tests involved Professional Cinematographers and... Read More about CML/CMIR camera tests Jan 2015.

Using the hybrid social learning network to explore concepts, practices, designs and smart services for networked professional learning (2015)
Book Chapter
Cook, J., Ley, T., Maier, R., Mor, Y., Santos, P., Lex, E., …Holley, D. (2015). Using the hybrid social learning network to explore concepts, practices, designs and smart services for networked professional learning. In E. Popescu, R. Huang, N. C. Kinshuk, Y. Li, M. Chang, & M. Kravcik (Eds.), State-of-the-Art and Future Directions of Smart LearningSpringer

m-AssIST: Interaction and scaffolding matters in authentic assessment (2015)
Journal Article
Santos, P., Cook, J., & Hernández-Leo, D. (2015). m-AssIST: Interaction and scaffolding matters in authentic assessment. Journal of Educational Technology and Society, 18(2), 33-45

Authentic assessment is important in formal and informal learning. Technology has the potential to be used to support the assessment of higher order skills particularly with respect to real life tasks. In particular, the use of mobile devices allows... Read More about m-AssIST: Interaction and scaffolding matters in authentic assessment.

The medium is the message? (2015)
Journal Article
Sparke, S. (2015). The medium is the message?

Using the Bourdieusian lens of the signalling of distinction through choice of discourse, this paper examines discourses surrounding recent changes in the moving image, specifically the growth of digital technologies of capture, edit and display, and... Read More about The medium is the message?.

Westhay (2014)
Digital Artefact
Flaxton, T. (2014). Westhay

Created as a research artefact to explore moving image mosaics or multi level imaging on a single screen (Output 1 Practice as Research Portfolio) I will be publishing details of my Research Framework and research methodologies in the ref CV which wi... Read More about Westhay.

Scaling informal learning at the workplace: A model and four designs from a large-scale design-based research effort (2014)
Journal Article
Ley, T., Cook, J., Dennerlein, S., Kravcik, M., Kunzmann, C., Pata, K., …Trattner, C. (2014). Scaling informal learning at the workplace: A model and four designs from a large-scale design-based research effort. British Journal of Educational Technology, 45(6), 1036-1048. https://doi.org/10.1111/bjet.12197

© 2014 British Educational Research Association. Workplace learning happens in the process and context of work, is multi-episodic, often informal, problem based and takes place on a just-in-time basis. While this is a very effective means of delivery... Read More about Scaling informal learning at the workplace: A model and four designs from a large-scale design-based research effort.

Can indie docs change the world? (2014)
Presentation / Conference
Presence, S. (2014, October). Can indie docs change the world?. Paper presented at Goldsmiths Media Forum

This was a presentation I delivered as part of a panel on independent film and social movements at the 2014 Goldsmiths Media Forum.

The intersection of dreams (2014)
Digital Artefact
Flaxton, T. (2014). The intersection of dreams

Funded by Steve West VC UWE and Eric Thomas VC of University of Bristol The Intersection of Dreams is a research artefact which is part of a Practice as Research Portfolio - Output One. This is a 3 screen moving image triptych

New York winter sketches - Diptych (2014)
Digital Artefact
Flaxton, T. (2014). New York winter sketches - Diptych

Research Artefact created to explore mosaic or multi level imaging on two screens

Producing Noir: Wald, Scott, Hellinger (2014)
Book Chapter
Spicer, A. H. (2014). Producing Noir: Wald, Scott, Hellinger. In R. Miklitsch (Ed.), Kiss the Blood Off My Hands: On Classic Film Noir, 130-151. University of Illinois Press

This chapter is the first to be written about the role the producer played in creating 'classic' film noir (1940-1959). It explores the work of three contrasting producers, Jerry Wald (studio-based); Adrian Scott (studio, then blacklisted; and Mark H... Read More about Producing Noir: Wald, Scott, Hellinger.

Drawing on Topolski (2014)
Digital Artefact
Oldham, A. (2014). Drawing on Topolski

The Topolski Residency programme enabled six young artists to embark on a series of workshops in reportage drawing in and around the streets of London. The residency was inspired by renowned Polish emigre artist Feliks Topolski who, working from his... Read More about Drawing on Topolski.

Fuertaventura: An investigation of audience engagement with installation work via principles of ‘entrainment’ as opposed to a semantic reading of art (2014)
Digital Artefact
Flaxton, T. (2014). Fuertaventura: An investigation of audience engagement with installation work via principles of ‘entrainment’ as opposed to a semantic reading of art

Research artefact created to explore mosaic or multi level imaging. These artefacts are a series of investivgations which will include exhibition, audience evaluation, critical reflection and summative presentations of research at conference

African Kinship Systems: Emotional Science – Case Study: The Fate of the SS Mendi (2014)
Digital Artefact
Sobers, S., & Mitchell, R. (2014). African Kinship Systems: Emotional Science – Case Study: The Fate of the SS Mendi

This film commemorates the fate of the SS Mendi, transporting South African Labour Corps troops to join the WW1 war efforts on the front lines in France. On 21 February 1917, just twelve miles off the coast of the Isle of Wight from leaving Cape Town... Read More about African Kinship Systems: Emotional Science – Case Study: The Fate of the SS Mendi.

Presentation on Kings Canyon (2014)
Digital Artefact
Flaxton, T. (2014). Presentation on Kings Canyon

This Presentation describes the inception of the project to explore and investigate Artefacts that are then uploaded online for researchers to investigate non tree-logic functionality. In this instance the beginning propositions concerned 3D perce... Read More about Presentation on Kings Canyon.

Being a man (2014)
Digital Artefact
Sobers, S., & Townson, S. (2014). Being a man

Before being approached to make this film I had heard of muscular dystrophy, but the name Duchenne was new to me. On reading up about the condition, and listening to the audio interviews with the 20 men who talked to the researchers, I was struck by... Read More about Being a man.