Thursday Skiing

Big snowfall in New York City, so we decided to go skiing at Hunter Mountain. It being a Thursday I thought that we'll have no lines at the lift, but I was wrong. Since it is a Holiday week, everyone was on the slopes!

Here is a little trailer of the video that I made with iMovie '11:

And here is the video itself:

Experience Music Project (EMP) in Seattle

Experience Music Project in Seattle is an interactive museum where the visitors not only can see various music related exhibitions, but they can interact with them. They have sound-proof rooms where people can try playing various instruments. For example there is a studio with a drum set and two guitars for people to jam in. Here I am in one of those rooms just playing the drums:

There is also this drum circle which consists of a touch sensitive surface with a projection of percussion musical instruments. When you tap on the virtual drum, you can hear its sound. There is a background rhythm being played for the visitors to play along with.

And then there is this massive upside down cone of guitars: