David’s Journal

Wrapping up the SA Police Historical Society!

This project for the South Australian Police Historical Society has taken years. Literally … years. We started in early 2020 when a certain virus was starting to get a bit concerning. After multiple covid-related pauses, personnel changes, relocations, and shipping delays, the screens are in! Designing museum kiosks takes a lot of thought, so here’s […]

My Favourite Maps from the David Rumsey Map Collection

The David Rumsey Map Collection contains more than 150,000 maps from around the world, more than 95,000 of which are freely accessible through the online collection. The collection focuses on rare 16th through 21st century maps of North and South America, as well as maps of the World, Asia, Africa, Europe, and Oceania. David Rumsey […]

Embroiderers’ Guild of South Australia

Thanks to funding from the History Trust of South Australia we’ve just started working on a new site for the Embroiderers’ Guild of South Australia Museum. We love working with community museums and we’ve got great things planned. For a small museum they have a surprisingly large collection of over 2000 items, and a spectacular […]

Storm Boy is getting the game treatment!

We don’t usually post off topic news here, but this one was too exciting not too! Colin Thiele’s classic Australian novel, Storm Boy, is being developed into an interactive experience called Storm Boy: The Game. Based on the 1964 children’s book of the same name, Storm Boy: The Game takes place on the beaches of […]

It might be time to hop back onto Pokémon Go!

The Pokémon Company has been on a roll recently, announcing a spree of upcoming games. These announcements, along with significant improvements to Pokémon Go itself, has dramatically increased downloads. Did you hop on the Pokémon Go bandwagon in 2016? If you were one of the lucky businesses that had a pokéstop within spinning distance from your front door […]