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Featuring shortness in online loop cultures

Poulaki, M (2015) Featuring shortness in online loop cultures Empedocles: European Journal for the Philosophy of Communication, 5 (1-2). pp. 91-96.

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This article examines the trend of looping videos online. It distinguishes between different types of loops (photography-based and video loops) and their functions (background and foreground). It also argues that the loop through its unit multiplication serves the human need for duration, self-reference and communication.

Item Type: Article
Divisions : Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences > School of Literature and Languages
Authors :
Date : January 2015
DOI : 10.1386/ejpc.5.1-2.91_1
Contributors :
Hesselberth, P
Roos, C
Uncontrolled Keywords : loop, duration, unit operation, Vine, GIF, video
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 16 May 2017 15:32
Last Modified : 07 Mar 2019 11:27

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