Contributor: John McMullan
John McMullan is a Murdoch University lecturer specializing in the theory and practice of digital two dimensional moving images. His experience includes creating music videos for Australian musicians John Butler Trio, Eskimo Jo, and The Waifs, as well as writing, producing and directing a virtual set short science fiction film called Cyron.
He has been a VJ at live events supporting international DJs, produced a localized FM radio station for the Southbound Music Festival, live video-switched many commercial performances and events, and is the producer/director of online Perth local music video channel, perthbands.tv.
John is currently near completion of a PhD candidature and his areas of research interest include spatial montage, the “new” in new media, moving image formats and transparency, online video repositories and, most recently, stereoscopic video. He has taught in a wide range of screen related areas and is currently the academic chair of the recently introduced Murdoch course, Online Communication and Production.