April 20, 2019 9:57 pmPublished by John Carmody
Here is another StoryMap, featuring journal entries from the 3 1/2 days it took me to get to California from Washington DC on an open-ended Greyhound bus trip I took around the USA in 1993.
I rode from coast to coast and back in 11 days, these are dispatches from the 1st 1/2 of that trip.
April 1, 2019 11:17 pmPublished by John Carmody
Designed to make my friends laugh, this game is meant to drive the player crazy. So far I can sometimes score as high as 900, but no higher - can you do better?
January 15, 2016 10:38 pmPublished by John Carmody
I was hired to design and build the National Press Foundation a state-of-the-art Digital Asset Management system allowing the foundation to deliver streamlined interactive educational experiences to the national and international journalists who make up their target audience.
April 16, 2019 11:05 pmPublished by John Carmody
FundLove is a 501c3 medical startup designed to spread love and help patients and families throughout the cancer community through inspiring storytelling, social sharing, fundraising and advocacy.
May 6, 2015 1:04 pmPublished by John Carmody
I recently built a custom PHP- and mySQL-based WordPress automation system for batch image processing and deep-zoom image creation (DZI). Click here to see it in action.
October 8, 2014 4:16 pmPublished by John Carmody
LaBokay Natural Resources is a Louisiana investment company that owns mineral rights on 270,000 acres in some of the most productive areas in western Louisiana, exclusively focused on leasing oil and gas rights for exploration and development by others. I delivered an online identity highlighting LaBokay's success in realizing the full potential of its oil and gas assets.
August 14, 2012 8:50 pmPublished by John Carmody
Journalist Robert Hodierne covered the Vietnam war from the DMZ in the north to the Mekong Delta in the south, from the Central Highlands to the coastal plains, photographing soldiers, sailors, Marines, airmen & civilians caught up in the war.
April 4, 2015 6:55 pmPublished by John Carmody
Part of a multimedia genealogy project, this interactive temporal map shows residence and migration patterns of ancestors from Europe in the 1730s to America starting in the 1820s.
February 17, 2015 5:31 pmPublished by John Carmody
This interactive map shows where people of specific surnames lived in Ireland in the 19th century, according to parish records. I scraped a static dataset from the Irish Times website, and built a much more interesting way to view the same information, with additional insights provided by clustering of semi-opaque colored markers. The dataset has 4 pieces of information: latitude, longitude, name of parish and number of family surnames in that parish.
February 21, 2015 7:36 pmPublished by John Carmody
January 15, 2014 1:02 amPublished by John Carmody
July 7, 2014 5:01 pmPublished by John Carmody
This is a feature-rich genealogy framework w/interactive family trees; digital maps; galleries; timelines; 8mm home movies; restored 78s; census records; manifests; detailed research, and much more. This high-end secure CMS solution uses the latest and greatest, scales to any size (screen, data-set and audience) and is entertaining and educational.
April 21, 2019 1:38 amPublished by John CarmodyThe Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington DC hired me to build an interactive exhibition kiosk as part of their special exhibition "The American Evolution - A History Through Art". Displayed prominently in the gallery, this interactive exhibition presented visitors with an educational and entertaining look into 100+ pages from the sketchbooks of German-American master Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902), from which came some of his most famous work.
July 23, 2014 7:26 pmPublished by John CarmodySiena Farm Thoroughbred Stables is a Kentucky-based thoroughbred horse racing stable dedicated to breeding world-class winners. I built Siena Farm a site to set the stable apart from its global competitors with a sophisticated in-depth level of technical data, showcasing the farm and individual horses.
August 14, 2014 7:27 pmPublished by John Carmody
The American Gaming Association represents the commercial casino entertainment industry by addressing federal legislative and regulatory issues affecting its members and their employees and customers, such as federal taxation, Internet gambling, and travel and tourism matters.
August 14, 2014 7:30 pmPublished by John CarmodyThe American Bankers Association is the voice of the nation’s $14 trillion banking industry. I was hired to build for the ABA PHP-mySQL dynamic brochures for their subscribers - mostly large and small banks.
November 22, 2012 11:38 amPublished by John Carmody
Choices, Inc. was founded to develop educational films for persons with IDD who would benefit from a multimedia approach to their sexuality education. This blog showcases articles and resources for people with IDD, their caregivers, family and friends in order to educate & advance the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities for the public.
September 14, 2013 7:25 pmPublished by John CarmodyThe Hawk ‘n’ Dove Restaurant & Bar was *the* classic dive bar in Washington, DC. Situated for 45 years on Capitol Hill, its charm, vibe and decor were renowned throughout the District and beyond.
August 14, 2013 7:23 pmPublished by John Carmody
Chadwicks Restaurants wants to be "your neighborhood restaurant" - committed to serving great American food at reasonable prices. And Chadwicks still has the best burger in town to prove it.
August 14, 2013 7:26 pmPublished by John Carmody
Pat DiNizio is the founder, principal songwriter, guitarist, and vocalist for the platinum recording artists The Smithereens. The band racked up gold and platinum records, and performed on top-rated television programs like The Tonight Show, MTV Unplugged and Saturday Night Live as well as on stages all over the world.
August 14, 2014 10:02 pmPublished by John Carmody
"The Wild Bunch" was a side-project cover band that featured players such as Go-Go's bassist Kathy Valentine and Doobie Brothers/Steeley Dan guitarist Jeff "Skunk" Baxter to Gilbey Clark of Guns n' Roses, Clem Burke (Blondie), Marshall Crenshaw and Pat DiNizio (The Smithereens.)
July 20, 2014 8:12 pmPublished by John CarmodyIt can be a real pain to get live wave forms in a multimedia project. Creative custom programming, however, simplifies things quite a bit. For this project highlighting the music I've written and performed over the years, I used Adobe After Effects + Flash ActionScript3 programming to create the live wave form animations. This song and the others on this site all use this function.
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I focus on recreations of ephemeral relics from the better days of the USA