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Mike Taylor's Snapshots

  1. Arts and Bots

    Snapshot Title: Arts and Bots
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: CREATE Lab
    Image Owner: Dror Yaron



    Description:

    Students combine craft materials, robotic components and a custom visual-programming tool to build and animate their own robotic creations. Our initial target audience was middle school girls, but the...



  2. Finch

    Snapshot Title: Finch
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: CREATE Lab
    Image Owner: Dror Yaron



    Description:

    The Finch is a new robot for computer science education. Its design is the result of a four year study at Carnegie Mellon's CREATE lab. The Finch is made to easily integrate into high school and colle...



  3. GigaPan

    Snapshot Title: GigaPan
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: CREATE Lab
    Image Owner: Dror Yaron



    Description:

    An earthly adaptation of NASA’s Mars Rover imaging technology - GigaPan helps bring distant communities and peoples together through images that have so much detail that they are, themselves, the ob...



  4. Message From Me

    Snapshot Title: Message From Me
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: CREATE Lab
    Image Owner: Dror Yaron



    Description:

    Kiosks at childcare centers enable young children to record their daily experiences through pictures and speech and send them to their parents' cell phones or email. This age appropriate adaptation of...



  5. Energize Haiti

    Snapshot Title: Energize Haiti
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: CREATE Lab
    Image Owner: Dror Yaron



    Description:

    The mission of Energize Haiti is to empower the people of Haiti to effectively utilize energy with the aid of educational technologies that focus on sustainability, independence, and awareness. The cu...



  6. Hear Me

    Snapshot Title: Hear Me
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: CREATE Lab
    Image Owner: Dror Yaron



    Description:

    Hear Me amplifies kids' voices using media and technology to create a world where they are heard, acknowledged and understood, giving them the power to inspire social change. Kids voice their authenti...



  7. Hear Me!

    Snapshot Title: Hear Me!
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: CREATE Lab
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    Turning up the volume on kids' voices!



  8. Psycho

    Snapshot Title: Psycho
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: PAX East 2012
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    More Borderlands 2



  9. Borderlands 2 characters

    Snapshot Title: Borderlands 2 characters
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: PAX East 2012
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    Really quite large



  10. PAX East 2012

    Snapshot Title: PAX East 2012
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: PAX East 2012
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    One before 2013



  11. Moss

    Snapshot Title: Moss
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Blair and Baggaley Monument
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    Growing on an old tombstone



  12. Soldiers/Laborers?

    Snapshot Title: Soldiers/Laborers?
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Allegheny Cemetary
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    Seems to show men pulling on ropes or rigging. Crying woman on the left, injured person on the bottom right.



  13. Afton Chemical building

    Snapshot Title: Afton Chemical building
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Richmond Skyline, Virginia
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    Overlooking the James River



  14. Flowers

    Snapshot Title: Flowers
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Grassroots United 360, Port-au-Prince, Haiti
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    Near the tents



  15. We <3 You

    Snapshot Title: We <3 You
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Grassroots United 360, Port-au-Prince, Haiti
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    Yes indeed.



  16. Delfin's House

    Snapshot Title: Delfin's House
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Grassroots United 360, Port-au-Prince, Haiti
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    One of many interesting living spaces constructed by Grassroots United.



  17. Cholera shelter

    Snapshot Title: Cholera shelter
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: CAMEJO Second Floor, Leogane, Haiti
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    For patients with suspected cholera.



  18. Generator

    Snapshot Title: Generator
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: CAMEJO Second Floor, Leogane, Haiti
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    This 60kW generator will provide power the finished hospital.



  19. Wheelbarrow

    Snapshot Title: Wheelbarrow
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: CAMEJO Second Floor, Leogane, Haiti
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    Wheelbarrow on the roof of the hospital



  20. The Hole in the Wall

    Snapshot Title: The Hole in the Wall
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Grassroots United 360, Port-au-Prince, Haiti
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    Grassroots' best friend



  21. Topknot

    Snapshot Title: Topknot
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Grassroots United Earthship, Port-au-Prince, Haiti
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    Note the bottles



  22. Shy Pirate

    Snapshot Title: Shy Pirate
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Grassroots United from above, Port-au-Prince, Haiti
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    Yar



  23. Save the Children

    Snapshot Title: Save the Children
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: CAMEJO Second Floor, Leogane, Haiti
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    A Save the Children installment on the CAMEJO campus



  24. Cooking food

    Snapshot Title: Cooking food
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Migration from Place St. Pierre
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    Cooking a small meal in the park



  25. Unicef

    Snapshot Title: Unicef
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Unicef School
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    Logo on one of the tents



  26. Reading

    Snapshot Title: Reading
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Place Saint Pierre from the street
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    Reading a book near the side of the road



  27. Working

    Snapshot Title: Working
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Port-au-Prince, Haiti (1)
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    Working on patching up a university building



  28. Map

    Snapshot Title: Map
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Grassroots Open Street Mapping Party
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    A map showing areas proportional to population size.



  29. Collapsed building

    Snapshot Title: Collapsed building
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Port-au-Prince, Haiti (3)
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    This is one example of many that I saw where the first floor of a building collapsed during the earthquake, and the second story simply fell to the ground while remaining completely intact. If I had ...



  30. Kids playing with rebar

    Snapshot Title: Kids playing with rebar
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Port-au-Prince, Haiti (3)
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    There's a lot of rebar throughout the city, especially near collapsed structures. This can pose a pretty significant risk of tripping and even impalement when the ends aren't bent over.



  31. Laundry day with the family

    Snapshot Title: Laundry day with the family
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Port-au-Prince, Haiti (3)
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    One of many families doing their laundry on a saturday afternoon



  32. Digicel sign

    Snapshot Title: Digicel sign
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Port-au-Prince, Haiti (3)
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    These were everywhere. 5 sou 5!



  33. Hospice St. Joseph

    Snapshot Title: Hospice St. Joseph
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Port-au-Prince, Haiti (3)
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    The water containers on top are used as accumulators in case of poor water pressure.



  34. A heated conversation

    Snapshot Title: A heated conversation
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: Port-au-Prince, Haiti (3)
    Image Owner: Mike Taylor



    Description:

    I'd love to know what this was about.



  35. Coffee Bar

    Snapshot Title: Coffee Bar
    Taken by: Mike Taylor

    Image: H'Art & Soul of Haiti
    Image Owner: clara phillips



    Description:

    Gigapan attracts some attention!