zach whalen



Associate Professor of New Media at the University of Mary Washington

Blog Posts

Help Spuddy the Snow Woman Take a Trip around the World

23rd Feb, 2015
Spuddy the snow woman has melted, but she lives on in our hearts and in the ecosystem. Help her enjoy her journey. #spuddyonvacation

Zen for JPG

12th Feb, 2015
A holographic barcode of Nam June Paik's "Zen for Film".

Four Responses to #!

3rd Feb, 2015
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On the Poetics of "Haiku by a Robot"

27th Jan, 2015
Some thoughts on a poem by Nathan, age 9, published in Highlights and enjoyed by hundreds on Twitter.

Visual Text Analysis with ImageMagick

14th Nov, 2014
Using ImageMagick to create montages to support the analysis of visual texts.

Power Dive into the Danger Zone

22nd Sep, 2014
Paramount Pictures shut down a Twitter account that was posting Top Gun frame by frame, so I made a Twitter doing the same thing with a movie in the public domain. It's not quite Top Gun, but it's as close as overly-zealous copyright paranoia will allow.