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Paper Age – The death of Print?

Paper Age is a great short animation from Ken Ottmann.

This animation brings the newspaper pages to life in 3D and tells us the story of the rise and fall of print.

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OujTD3TAFYY

 

Ken Ottman about the piece:

“The video plays on the german “Leistungsschutzrecht” controversy — a take on the copyright/internet search/data wars recently much discussed.

It’s a metaphor for the struggling old aera of print (dinosaur) facing the modern media (tablet)”

The animation predicts the fall of print. But certain qualities of paper like the smell, physically holding it and turning pages can’t be digitized, yet……………

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