HOW CAN FILM RAISE AWARENESS ABOUT HOW DATA IS USED AFTER THEIR DEATH?

How can film influence people’s awareness about how data is used after their death? _____Wen Hsieh Writer Wen Hsieh        02.12.2020   How can film influence people’s opinion of data collection and usage, when shown a specific application and its benefits such as deceased people’s data used as a coping mechanism for bereavement […]

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What are we ignoring while defending awareness for digital data protection?

Writer Wen Hsieh      Photo Microsoft       01.11.2020 What are related issues about the environmental impacts from this growth, while we defend awareness for digital data protection? Energy wasting. The energy used by the internet is largely invisible, such as our phones, laptops and so on. The feeling and the financial cost of […]

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If the cloud only had the ability to save data, how would the world be different?

Writer Wen Hsieh 15.10.2020   Cloud, we are familiar with the storage space of memory. Cloud computing is a popular option for businesses , the reasons including cost savings, raising productivity, efficiency, and performance. ( Investopedia. 2020) Its initial stage of its establishment was private, but was also developed under the control of a few […]

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Process of filming Part – 1

Filmed by @Hsieh_wen and @Ray Chung Breathlessness is one symptom of coronavirus. Thus, I was planning to use the vision of Grapefruit to symbolise pulmonary fibrosis, which made a connection between my film and Covid-19.       – Coronavirus: ‘I’m out of hospital, but I have to remember to breathe’ https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-52204444 -Breathlessness from coronavirus […]

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When A Loved One Dies,Grieving People Would Always Find Various Sustenance In Physical Objects. What Would You Think About If You Could See Your Deceased Loved One Again In Virtual Reality ?

Image courtesy MBC.      Writer  Wen Hsieh  20.07.2020 South Korean documentary , called ” I Met You ” , presents how VR technology reunites sad mother (Ji-seong Jang) with her deceased daughter (Nayeon ).   According to South Korean TV broadcaster, imbc.com, this project aims to create a “good memory.” The production team collaborated […]

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Whether VR, AR or Hologram, These Technologies Can Replace Humanity Experience?

VR, AR or hologram, no matter what format you use, the promise of these medias are that they should provide a more immersive experience and create an environment that makes people feel real. The question is whether these technologies can replace humanity experience?   Writer  Wen Hsieh  19.07.2020 I think I agree as 8i chief […]

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Is there a law that could protect our digital data for good? Raising awareness for digital data protection.

Writer  Wen Hsieh  15.07.2020 There were few sensational headlines on the Internet “Alexander McQueen’s DNA to be used for controversial design project”, “Alexander McQueen’s DNA turned into human leather goods by Tina Gorjanc”, “Alexander McQueen’s DNA Cloned For New Fashion Line — Reportedly Without His Brand’s Blessing” In 2016, Central Saint Martins fashion student Tina […]

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Inspired by the world happening nowadays, how can human protect their data? We’re like mouses in the lab, being experimental, no one know what will happen.

Writer  Wen Hsieh  15.07.2020 As a result of the 2020 COVID-19 outbreak and the following global economic depression many humans lost their loved ones. Next, systemic issues of racial discrimination, public insecurity, fake news and social media began to arise and many people felt control was all lost. The hope of governments was in track […]

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Coronavirus contact-tracing app in place from June in the UK. One for all, all for one. Will you release your privacy for stopping the spread of COVI-19?

Writer  Wen Hsieh  20.06.2020  / Photographer What is Coronavirus contact-tracing app ? The app is for collecting the user’s information, which could be used to low down the risk of spreading infectious diseases, and to send notification whether the user need to do self-isolation. In recent weeks, there have been disagreements between two different types […]

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I assumed that sexbot has highly potential to become future intimate partner of human after the protecting policies work

Writer Wen Hsieh 01.06.2020 / Photographer What will change in the dependence between humans and non humans (sexbot) after the protecting policies work. According to my interview, most interviewees will not choice sexbot to be their intimate partner in the short term. The interviewees divided two groups, one don’t have doll experiences, the other have. […]

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After the 2020 COVID-19 outbreak…..

Does this film reflect the current environment (insecurities) of the human form and behaviour ? Writer  Wen Hsieh  17.04.2020  / Photographer Lene Hu wen sexbot presentation from Hsieh_wen_ on Vimeo. HHaving lost loved ones or being constrained to months of self-quarantine have left many people seeking “non-human-to-human” love relationships after the 2020 COVID-19 outbreak. In […]

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Process of filming sexbot Part – 3

Cast Sexbot George Avill User Howard Corlett @howardcorlett Film Director 謝佩汶 Wen Hsieh @hsieh_wen_ Screenplay Team 謝佩汶 Wen Hsieh @hsieh_wen_ 胡皓翔 Sean Hao-Hsiang Hu 謝孟芝 Mindy Hsieh Nicolas Alpach Renio Chen Director of photography 鍾瑞軒 Rayxchung @rayxchung Camera Assistant Milo Robinson @milorobin Mike Ying @mikeying_ Still photographer 胡筱林 Xiaolin Hu @hxllene Lighting Designer Dmitrij Vasilenko […]

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How can film be used as a dialogue to challenge the perception and taboo around the domination and obedience of human and sexbot relationships?

– John Danaher, “…if mutual love could be achieved between humans and sex robots, then by parity of reasoning with the human case, mutual love could potentially give sex between humans and sexbots a deeper meaning and greater value.” ( John, p222, 2018) – Davio Levy believes that, ” Empathy in robots will be achieved […]

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What will happen if control of the ‘mutual love’ is lost in the ” non human-to-human ” relationship ? Will the sexbot become a “sexy killer” ?

In the chapter, I would like to discuss AI self-learning of the sexbot and what might happen in an unbalanced “ non human-to-human ” relationship. Writer  Wen Hsieh  16.04.2020  / Photographer Lene Hu How does the sexbot’s brain work ? According to a documentary by Darknet, ” …to program an authentic personality, the programmer of […]

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Can humans and sex robots mutually love ? If the relationship between humans and sex robots is based on domination and obedience, then in that case, can the relationship be called mutual love?

If they have empathy with each other, the relationship will reach a balance and reduce the unequal relationship between master and slave. Writer  Wen Hsieh  15.04.2020  / Photographer Lene Hu A ccording to Bryson, the metaphor for the relationship between humans and robots is that of a master and slave. (Bryson 2008 , p. 65) […]

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Why have men been getting it on with love-dolls and bots nowadays? Something dangerous? Or just loneliness? snowflakes?

We all feel lonely; who does not? Writer  Wen Hsieh  13.02.2020  / Photographer Ray Chung Most of us are afraid to admit we suffer from loneliness and fragility, especially masculine males because society’s values make us ignore the vulnerability and sensibility of men. Try to imagine the suffering of a man who has had a […]

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Year and year past, do you really learn how to respect people as human being?

As noted by a French philosopher, Michel Serres, “I think that out of this place of no law that is the Internet there will soon emerge a new law, completely different from that which organized our old metric space.” (032C, May, 2014) and ”Mitigating bias and injustice in AI is an ongoing battle” Shelly mentioned […]

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What’s the opinion of sexbot in this generation?

Writer/ Photographer  Wen Hsieh  19.01.2020 According to the survey, Benefits and drawbacks of sexbot existing Benefits -Decreasing the criminal rate of sexual abuse -Respecting the other peoples’ decision -Satisfying sexual needs Drawbacks -Human right -less communication How much autonomy do you want to give it? -Less autonomy than a human 50% -As a real human […]

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Do These Paintings Represent Artistic Creation or Erotic Paintings?

  Even 21st century generation points of views about erotic images, we could feel people are conservative because the ways which they express their sharing on social network, thinking erotic images not belonging artistic creation, still looking at this style artworks with “colour eyeglasses”. I cannot deny that some works intended to provoke and shock […]

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How can images be discussed in terms of their authenticity or inauthenticity?

How can images be discussed in terms of their authenticity or inauthenticity? writer wen Authenticity of images could be divided into two sections for discussion: one is time and space, and the other is a different concept of audiences. As noted, a German philosopher and cultural critic, Walter Benjamin (1968: P217-251) has remarked that artworks […]

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Visual Culture- Adidas Advertising

Visual Culture London, 18 September, 2017 by Wen Visual culture is expressing culture and delivering messages through visual images. With the development of modern image tendencies, diverse delivery forms such as adverts, digital multimedia and fashion are progressing. Meanwhile, controversial issues, such as racism, feminism and sexism, most of the time happen with advertising images […]

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From Selfie To Self-expression at Sattchi Gallery

  From Selfie To Self-expression at Saatchi Gallery London, 23 June, 2017 by Wen Before visiting an exhibition called “From Selfie To Self-expression”, we thought selfie was an easy, unworthy art form and more like a kind of showing off publicity. Furthermore, it took four actions –front camera, fake facial expression, click and Photoshop, as […]

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