#storycamp Archive

Storycamp Teaching Kits

A couple years ago the Popcorn team of the time set out to involve youth filmmakers in beta-testing the first version of Popcorn Maker. They called their experiment “Storycamp” and the very first version resulted in new features for the software. A year later, during the Summer Code Party in 2012, a small group of [&hellip

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The new Webmaker Mentor Call

The 4th Thursday of Every Month is going to be fun!! Yesterday we had our first monthly Mentor Call, where Webmaker Mentors gather to meet one another, talk about our experiences as we #teachtheweb and throw Maker Parties, laugh at our failures, cheer each other’s successes and just have a time for us to support [&hellip

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Hacktivity Kits != Event Agenda, but they sure are close…

In an ongoing effort to make Hacktivity Kits as useful as possible, I thought I would explain (quickly) what they are and how to use them. They are designed to be the “meaty” part of any Webmaker event. The kits contain the Big Picture, an overview with learning objectives and stuff about how you might [&hellip

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East Coast Tour Reflections

I’ve been calling the last couple weeks my East Coast Tour. I only played air guitar once though, and there was, regrettably, no karaoke during my excursions. I’ve been traveling though. Traveling, running events, coworking with colleagues, and conferencing. This post is a breakdown of what my intentions were with all the stuff I’ve been [&hellip

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Remixing with a Purpose

Yesterday Jonathan McIntosh over at Rebellious Pixels presented Storycampers (and anyone else able to watch Air Mozilla – I had some problems) with some of his work and his thoughts on remixing. Not only did Mr McIntosh agree to be our third week guest speaker, he’s facilitating Storycamp at BAVC and blogging up a storm. [&hellip

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OK Go…Be a Webmaker!

On Thursday Mozilla Popcorn ran it’s first Storycamp Livecast with Damain Kulash from the wildly successful band OK Go! For an entire hour Damian talked about his band’s web videos, their success, inspiration, where ideas take hold. Damian talked about the web as a canvas and overcoming adversity, sticking to your guns and how failure [&hellip

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#Storycamp Starts its Countdown

Storycamp is shaping up to be one awesome program for everyone involved, and that includes the general public. Although Storycamp is debuting with it’s first Livecast on June 21st (with Damian Kulash from OK Go), we’ve created materials that anyone can use. We’ve been working on a site to house this content, and we’ve created [&hellip

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