A number of good Article Contest photographs I discovered:
Otacool Worldwide Cosplayers
Image by Danny Choo
* Name: Yaya Han
* Country of residence: USA
* Years of cosplay: 10
* Favorite cosplay character: Felicia, Darkstalkers
* Your web site/twitter or fb hyperlink: www.yayahan.com
* Brief assertion:
Yaya is one among solely few cosplayers on the planet to construct a enterprise on this hobby-ist neighborhood, however even after a decade of success, she strives to remain true to what bought her into this area initially – enjoyable and creativity. To at the present time,Yaya has made a myriad of costumes within the genres of anime/manga, video video games, sci-fi and naturally from her personal unique designs. Her intricate and lavish creations have gained awards and acclaim nationwide, and he or she has been invited to seem as a Guest to over 50 conventions and different occasions all around the world.Yaya has taught a large number of workshops on costume craftsmanship, presentation, make-up, wigs and extra; judged numerous costume contests; and carried out on stage in entrance of friends and followers from over 10 international locations.
**I’m having some hassle importing pictures, however will preserve attempting. If there’s one other approach to submit pictures, please think about making it accessible to us cosplayers with loads of excessive decision photographs. Thank you.**
The unique article for this picture lives at www.dannychoo.com/put up/en/25383/Otacool+Worldwide+Cosplay…
THE LIE MACHINE
Image by jamieallen
THE LIE MACHINE (2014)
Suitcase, laptop, speaker, Voice Stress Analysis software program, autobiographical read-by-the writer audiobooks (Palin, Obama, Clinton, Bush)
Voice Stress Analysis (VSA) is a extremely contested and controversial lie detection know-how. Through the detection of variations within the microtremors of speech, truthfulness is evaluated by evaluation of reside or recorded voice. As a consequence, the approach will be utilized surreptitiously, even posthumously, to the huge storehouses of spoken audio accessible.
The Lie Machine processes recorded audio with customary Voice Stress Analysis algorithms. The archive chosen for this evaluation is a set of audiobook autobiographies, every learn by its writer: Decision Points by George W. Bush, Going Rogue: An American Life by Sarah Palin, A Journey: My Political Life by Tony Blair, My Life by Bill Clinton, The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream by Barack Obama.
The title, “The Lie Machine” is taken from a 1973 Playboy Magazine article by Craig Vetter of the identical title, as regards to the Psychological Stress Evaluator (PSE). The PSE was the primary commercially accessible VSA-based instrument, “designed to fit into a Samsonite briefcase.” The algorithm gained notoriety just lately within the U.S. trial of George Zimmerman for the cost of the second-degree homicide of Trayvon Martin, the place Zimmerman was cleared of the fees based mostly partly on his profitable passing of a CVSA check (Computer Voice Stress Analysis).
“We are not concerned with the guilt or innocence of a suspect, only in whether or not he seems to be lying. He’s either D.I. or N.D.I. — deception indicated or no deception indicated.” (Playboy, 1973)
Eastern Bloc presents the second phase of our 2015-2016 three-part cycle of exhibitions and actions, BPLTC, on the overall theme of biopolitics. This cycle is split into three segments: Cellular Control, Identity Control, and Food Control. The improvement of laptop and digital applied sciences allows vital command of human actions, responding to main monetary, company and political pursuits, generally for higher. Advances in analysis and its technical functions increase advanced points which are central to communities, and are situated on the coronary heart of present political challenges. Many new media and digital up to date artists at the moment are incorporating theses questions into their work.
Jamie Allen, Mushon Zer-Aviv, Zach Blas