Colleen’s Data Vis Presentation for LibraryHack

If you couldn’t make it to The Edge’s “Letting The Data Loose” workshop last week, when our Catalyst Colleen gave a lesson on creating data visualisations, fear not. You can watch a video of the workshop here: Or check out Colleen’s slides from the presentation here: Library Hack – It’s Time to Let the Data …

Read Post


Mastering Souncrane: Astroboy fights Tsunami with soX!

Soundcrane is a project where ‘Australian musicians cover Japanese compositions to raise money for the disaster relief effort.’ I’ve just completed the mastering for this project in at The Edge’s Lab3.  Check it out and buy a track for a good cause at Bandcamp! I don’t usually do mastering so I was on the hunt […]


Mastering Souncrane: Astroboy fights Tsunami with soX!

Soundcrane is a project where ‘Australian musicians cover Japanese compositions to raise money for the disaster relief effort.’ I’ve just completed the mastering for this project in at The Edge’s Lab3.  Check it out and buy a track for a good cause at Bandcamp! I don’t usually do mastering so I was on the hunt …

Read Post


Is the (recorded)Music Industry a Zombie Industry?

Every now and then I pull my head out of the studio gopher-hole and try to get a sense of what’s going in the Music Industry, this usually involves a series of good news/bad news realizations and discoveries. Lets start with the bad news for people making a living out of the conventional means of […]



Is the (recorded)Music Industry a Zombie Industry?

Every now and then I pull my head out of the studio gopher-hole and try to get a sense of what’s going in the Music Industry, this usually involves a series of good news/bad news realizations and discoveries. Lets start with the bad news for people making a living out of the conventional means of …

Read Post


Happiness runs in my family – The My Happiness Film Project

  When I overheard Matt Fallon (Edge promgrammer extraordinaire) discussing the My Happiness Film Project (Ideas Festival), I was intrigued. The concept of happiness and what that means to different people has always interested me but the idea of making a film to portray that seemed like a bit of a challenge. Then Matt suggested […]


Happiness runs in my family – The My Happiness Film Project

  When I overheard Matt Fallon (Edge promgrammer extraordinaire) discussing the My Happiness Film Project (Ideas Festival), I was intrigued. The concept of happiness and what that means to different people has always interested me but the idea of making a film to portray that seemed like a bit of a challenge. Then Matt suggested …

Read Post


Edge User Completes First Film

Stephen Lewis walked through the doors of The Edge building midway through 2010 knowing one thing was for sure, he wanted to make a film.   Stephen mentioned to me he wanted to learn about film-making by experimenting on The Edge’s computers. He first started learning how to cut shots together based around his experimental […]


Want more plug ins or free programs on the Lab1 Macs?

Then tell us what you’d like! We’re currently compiling a list of plug ins and free programs to look at getting installed shortly. We have a physical suggestion box (actually it’s an open stool, see below) in the temporary studio space or you can tell us right now by posting a comment below. Preferably let […]