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The Sharypic PhotoWall at the Royal Ontario Museum: An experiment in real-time crowdsourcing

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Electronic Visualisation and the Arts (EVA 2013) (EVA)

Electronic Visualisation and the Arts (EVA 2013)

29 - 31 July 2013

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      The Royal Ontario Museum’s (ROM) Friday Night Live events are always busy on social media platforms, and last fall the museum was interested in finding a way to display crowdsourced photos in real time. As social media is the main promotional driver of these events we were interested in making the onsite social media experience more engaging and more visual than by using traditional twitter walls. Sharypic’s service was ideal for this purpose and this collaboration is the first of its kind in the cultural sector, on this scale.

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      Royal Ontario Museum

      Toronto, Canada
      Sharypic

      Paris, France
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      July 2013
      July 2013
      : 248-249
      10.14236/ewic/EVA2013.52
      © W. Ryan Dodge et al. Published by BCS Learning and Development Ltd. Electronic Visualisation and the Arts (EVA 2013), London, UK

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      Electronic Visualisation and the Arts (EVA 2013)
      EVA
      London, UK
      29 - 31 July 2013
      Electronic Workshops in Computing (eWiC)
      Electronic Visualisation and the Arts (EVA 2013)
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      Electronic Workshops in Computing

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