Lead multimedia designer Marsha Matta has submitted another round of designs for the primary app button, as we continue the FVM app redesign, in preparation for the public launch in June.
Marsha noted that by including the black bar and National Park Service logo, the design inherently gravitates toward a boxed shape, yet a more dynamic button could be created without the frame. Any suggestions for getting around this issue? Any comments on a design preference? Please post below.
Dene Grigar sent back the suggestion of stylizing the fort even more, with less detail and more visual punch. ... Here are the rough images Marsha made in response:
Response to those?
Fort Vancouver Mobile - A video overview
Courtesy of: Research Assistant Aaron May of Washington State University Vancouver's Creative Media and Digital Culture program. Produced in 2011.
Video highlights from the apps (36-minute version)
This montage provides a sampling of some of the video media in the Fort Vancouver Mobile apps. This app is much more than just a video distribution system, but these videos show the variety of content, from expositional segments to new journalism to those intended to prompt the development of interactive narratives.
More about the fort
More about mobile storytelling ...
Phase One background
- William Kaulehelehe background
- Hawaiians at Fort main
- Hawaiians at Fort brochure
- Polynesian Cultural Center (Hawaii)
- Leaving Paradise book by Barman and Watson
- Crossing East (NPR excerpt on Hawaiians)
- Crossing East (radio series)
- Hula's history (NPR piece)
- Ke Kukui Foundation
- Na Hawaii
- Kalama ceremony (video)
- Clark County gov's Hawaiian link