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My Impromptu Video Interview on Sketchnoting at SXSWi '09

My Norwegian pal, Ove Klykken is a spur of the moment guy. He was inspired by Brian Artka's documentary film-making at SXSW Interactive, so he pulled out his little Canon SD1100 and had a little impromptu interview with me about sketchnoting:

Impromptu interview with Mike Rohde at SXSWi '09 from Ove Klykken on Vimeo.

I'd completely forgot about this interview until last night when Ove contacted me with a preview. In the interview I talk about why I sketchnote, challenges in sketchnoting and if I think someone needs to be an artist to do sketchnoting.


Reader Comments (6)

Now this is getting ridiculous. A video of an interview about sketches of notes of speakers giving presentations. Do we need to add any more layers of abstraction?
April 14, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterCharles
Thanks for the comment.

Of course you don't need to read the post or watch the video if you feel it's too much of an abstraction. However I felt it worth sharing for those who are.

April 15, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterMike Rohde
Great to hear you talk about sketchnotes. They are cool.
April 16, 2009 | Unregistered Commentermartin
Thanks Martin, glad you enjoyed the interview.
April 16, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterMike Rohde
Do we need to add any more layers of abstraction?
Yes, I expect to be interviewed about my experience on making this masterpiece! After that I'll be grumpy towards anyone making anything while having fun ;)
April 17, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterOve
Hee hee, you crack me up Ove! :-)
April 17, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterMike Rohde

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