Tattooing is the most misunderstood art form in Japan today. Looked down upon for centuries and rarely discussed in social circles, people with tattoos are outcasts in this country, banned from most public spaces such as beaches, bathhouses, and even gyms. Tattoos have an extensive history in Japan, and to truly understand the stigma behind them it is essential to be aware of their significance. The first records of tattoos...Read More
Hey! Ever hear of The Great Wall? Well, we’re heading a day early to China to do some live streaming tests from said Wall. Which is Great. Pun intended.
So, tune in here at around 03h00 GMT on Sunday (we didn’t say we were going to make it convenient, did we?) To see the success or abysmal failure of this great (oops – we did it again) tech dry run.
Update: The experiment worked! Aron and Mike successfully broadcast live from the Great Wall. Here’s the result:
Tech used: Camera: iPhone 3GS, App: Ustream Broadcaster. We also used the GorillaPod for iPhone as a tripod to make the shots a little more steady.