This Friday, August 8th, TechSoup's NonProfit Commons in Second Life will feature a discussion with media maker
(Draxtor Despres in SL
) who will update us on his latest projects including The Drax
Files Radio hour [with jo yardley
] podcast, and the machinima
series The Drax
Files: World Makers, that focuses on people who are creative in virtual worlds.
About Berhard Drax
Bernhard Drax aka Draxtor Despres creates interactive audio/video content and devises new media concepts for corporate and academic clientele. In addition to producing music for film, television and the web Bernhard has a solid background in radio news production and print journalism.
The Drax Files World Makers is a show that examines the creative people behind the avatars who make the virtual world of Second Life what it is & move it forward with their passion and persistence. Mixed reality interviews form the basis of a reportage that profiles designers, game-makers, role-players and fashion aficionados, musicians, artists and social-issue activists for whom the Second Life avatar is not a separate entity but a true extension of themselves with which they navigate the digital space.
Join us in Second Life!
Nonprofit Commons Weekly Meeting
Friday, August 8th, 8:30 AM PT / SLT
Plush Nonprofit Commons Amphitheater
AGENDA (all times below PT)
- 8:30 am Introductions
- 8:40 am TechSoup Announcements
- 8:45 am Mentors Central - Jeroen Frans (Frans Charming in SL)
- 9:00 am Featured Presentation - Bernhard Drax (Draxtor Despres in SL)
- 9:40 am Open Mic / Announcements
The mission of the Nonprofit Commons in Second Life is to create a community for nonprofits to explore and learn about virtual worlds, foster connections, and discover the many ways in which nonprofits might utilize the unique environment of Second Life to achieve their missions.