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Meenik
SAPPHIRE Member since Nov 2001

Meenik

enthusiast
Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada

Total posts: 272
Posted:ubbrollsmile ubbrollsmile ubbrollsmile ubbrollsmile ubbrollsmile ubbrollsmile ubbrollsmile bounce bounce bounce2 bounce2 bounce bounce bounce2 bounce2 clap clap clap clap clap clap
It's out! It's done! It's on homeofpoi.com!!!

Yes, I've gone and produced a DVD: The Scales of Poi! A distilation of everything I know about poi. It's loveable. It's funny. It's... well, I can only say so much, because I made it, so you need to order it (yes, YOU) so you can say how great it is, and people will listen to you.

My God, it was a lot of work. I had no idea what I was getting myself into. Other people would be more sensible and make a DVD in a sensible way. Me? No. I have to have three camera angles. I have to put myself in a position to turn 24 hours of footage into a 90 minute DVD.

And now it's done! Did I say that already?

Are you excited? I am. Can you tell that I'm excited?

I don't know whether I'm itching to make another one, so I can do it the easy way, rather than the do-everything-the-hard-way way.

Oh, wait, I'm itching to get back to practice. Working on the computer is most definitely different than practicing. I'll just... Oh, shoot. That's right, I'm homeless and I owe the bank money. Should I have listened to my mother? Of course not! I'd be a terrible stripper.

Much love to all of you ubblove

nick biggrin


"They're interdimensional fractal intelligences. That's why they wear funny shoes."

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Dut
SILVER Member since Mar 2002

lurker
Location: Nashville, TN

Total posts: 380
Posted:CONGRATS!

free copy to the first poster? wink


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Meenik
SAPPHIRE Member since Nov 2001

Meenik

enthusiast
Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada

Total posts: 272
Posted:First poster gets my undying love and appreciation. Person after that gets $100.

(Heeheeheee)

n


"They're interdimensional fractal intelligences. That's why they wear funny shoes."

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Dut
SILVER Member since Mar 2002

lurker
Location: Nashville, TN

Total posts: 380
Posted:awww. someone must have told you i'm a sucker for "undying love and appreciation". hehe. <3 keep the dvd ya old so-and-so... wink i'll have to go get one the hard way now next time i order something. lol.

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_Poiboy_
GOLD Member since Jan 2004

_Poiboy_

bastard child of satan
Location: Raanana, Israel

Total posts: 1113
Posted:im thinkin of getting that DVD when i have enough money to buy it along with some cathedrals... any chance of a trailer?

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[Nx?]
BRONZE Member since Nov 2001

[Nx?]

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Europe,Scotland,Both

Total posts: 3749
Posted:yah!

trailer!!

wots in it?

poi?

T wave


This is a post by tom, all spelling is deleberate
-><- Kallisti

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Meenik
SAPPHIRE Member since Nov 2001

Meenik

enthusiast
Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada

Total posts: 272
Posted:Trailor coming soon. I'm just waiting to finish the new playpoi.com. The trailer is more of an art-video rather than an adavanced-tricks-video. You'll see what I mean soon ;P



I've actually been sitting on a bunch of cool stuff, new videos and photos and all... just waiting to finish the website. I've got some teaser "lessons" as well as the trailer.



And what's with this "I'll order as soon as..." stuff? ubbloco



Ok, I'll get off the computer now. :P



n


"They're interdimensional fractal intelligences. That's why they wear funny shoes."

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BansheeCat
BRONZE Member since Jul 2005

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Location: lost

Total posts: 1247
Posted:Uhm, pretty please sir, can I have one?

"God *was* my co-pilot, but then we crashed, and I had to eat him..."

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Meenik
SAPPHIRE Member since Nov 2001

Meenik

enthusiast
Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada

Total posts: 272
Posted:A DVD? Yes, but I`m not selling them, homeofpoi.com is smile

(ok, you might well get one next time I visit Salt Spring Island, but if you want one asap order it from HOP right away.)

n


"They're interdimensional fractal intelligences. That's why they wear funny shoes."

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BansheeCat
BRONZE Member since Jul 2005

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Location: lost

Total posts: 1247
Posted:DVD? oh, no, sorry, I actually meant a strip-tease... Didn't you mention stripping ? :;-)
kiss


"God *was* my co-pilot, but then we crashed, and I had to eat him..."

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Mr_Chutney
SILVER Member since Apr 2003

Mr_Chutney

Tosser
Location: Herefordshire

Total posts: 1711
Posted:Very excited about this Nick- can't wait to get hold of a copy biggrin

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coleman
SILVER Member since Aug 2002

coleman

big and good and broken
Location: lunn dunn, yoo kay

Total posts: 7330
Posted:can't wait to order one of these biggrin

...as soon as i get paid wink


congratulations on this big achievement nick hug


cole. x


"i see you at 'dis cafe.
i come to 'dis cafe quite a lot myself.
they do porridge."
- tim westwood

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Gayle......!
SILVER Member since Jul 2004

Pooh-Bah
Location: Bristol !!!!!!

Total posts: 2444
Posted:just bought one biggrin

Gayle.....!

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newgabe
SILVER Member since Mar 2005

newgabe

what goes around comes around. unless you're into stalls.
Location: Bali

Total posts: 4030
Posted:OH NICK!! hug hug hug
Congratulations!!! clap clap clap
So glad you finally got there! ubblol
*vouches that this was a seriously international transcontinental mammoth production!!!*


.....Can't juggle balls but I sure as hell can juggle details....

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Glåss
DIAMOND Member since Nov 2001

Glåss

The Ministry of Manipulation
Location: Bristol

Total posts: 2523

mcp
PLATINUM Member since May 2003

mcp

Flying Water Muppet
Location: Edin-borrow.

Total posts: 5276
Posted:biggrin

hug


"the now legendary" - Kaskade
"the still legendary" - Kaskade

I spunked in my friend's aquarium and the fish ate it. I love all fish. Especially the pink ones. They are my bitches. - Anon.

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_Clare_
BRONZE Member since Oct 2002

_Clare_

Still wiggling
Location: Belfast

Total posts: 5967
Posted:Hurrah!

Well done Nick hug

Have been looking forward to seeing this lots!!

Shall go buy it now... bounce

Take care and see you soon
Clare xx


Getting to the other side smile

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alphalight
GOLD Member since Jan 2005

alphalight

member
Location: south germany

Total posts: 103
Posted:oui nice one i will shout it out in germans forums
one is for me order next week

merci for ur energy

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peace and light

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Rovo
GOLD Member since Jul 2003

Rovo

(the person actually known as Chris Bailey)
Location: Austin, TX, USA

Total posts: 544
Posted:Congratulations!

I bet the DVD is phenomenal. I can't wait till I can scratch up the extra cash to order one. biggrin


Peace, Love, Circles

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DeepSoulSheep
GOLD Member since Sep 2002

DeepSoulSheep

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Berlin

Total posts: 2617
Posted:I'm so worried this'll sell out I'm actually considering buying it, even though I don't have a DVD player...

Excited as Nick!


I live in a world of infinite possibilities.

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Mireneye
SILVER Member since Oct 2005

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Total posts: 276
Posted:Sold, hope it will be on its way to northern sweden soon enough.

(Around 2 weeks!!, I cant wait that long, haha)


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Meenik
SAPPHIRE Member since Nov 2001

Meenik

enthusiast
Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada

Total posts: 272
Posted:Orders? Actual orders!?! Yes! (Does little dance). Music to a starving artist's ears. Organic carrots here I come! Will it be fun to be rich? Will I remember the little people? I hope so. I can hire them to tie my shoes.



Heeheeehee... Let's see... how many DVDs will I have to sell before worrying about forgetting the little people... doot-dee-do... (clickity-click-click)...



Oh.



Well, no need to worry about that, then, is there?



It's a good thing I'm rich in love ubbrollsmile



n


"They're interdimensional fractal intelligences. That's why they wear funny shoes."

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[Nx?]
BRONZE Member since Nov 2001

[Nx?]

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Europe,Scotland,Both

Total posts: 3749
Posted:ubblol hippy ubblol

This is a post by tom, all spelling is deleberate
-><- Kallisti

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Matty_B
SILVER Member since Feb 2005

Matty_B

veteran
Location: Blu's Pocket

Total posts: 1314
Posted:Nice one Nick. . . . I am sure I will be owning a copy soon ..

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KaelGotRice
GOLD Member since Jul 2003

KaelGotRice

Basu gasu bakuhatsu - because sometimes buses explode
Location: Angel's Landing, USA

Total posts: 1584
Posted:Congrats smile

I'll order one soon and will be messaging you shortly hug


To do: More Firedrums 08 video?
Wildfire/US East coast fire footage
LA/EDC glow/fire footage
Fresno fire

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_Clare_
BRONZE Member since Oct 2002

_Clare_

Still wiggling
Location: Belfast

Total posts: 5967
Posted:hug

You're an angel and you make me smile

smile

xx


Getting to the other side smile

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newgabe
SILVER Member since Mar 2005

newgabe

what goes around comes around. unless you're into stalls.
Location: Bali

Total posts: 4030
Posted:Rich in love!

You surely are

I love you heaps!!! wave hug

and here's some sunny sunny sunny

Remember sunny sunny sunny ? wink


.....Can't juggle balls but I sure as hell can juggle details....

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JerryD
SILVER Member since Aug 2005

JerryD

member
Location: Maryland

Total posts: 136
Posted:My copy is on its way to Maryland along with my first fire poi!!

clap


I was touched by His Noodly Appendage

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YellowFever
SILVER Member since Mar 2006

YellowFever

newbie
Location: Manchester

Total posts: 13
Posted:Hey Nick, I think I'll be ordering one of these when I get some money, totally broke at the moment. But yeh, if it's anything like "nick with fire" and "dervishly yers", and I'm sure it will be... then wow, I can't wait. You make spinning poi look so graceful smile.

Take care,

YellowFever


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pricklyleaf
SILVER Member since Mar 2005

pricklyleaf

with added berries
Location: Manchester

Total posts: 1365
Posted:Congratulations! clap

I'll be ordering one straight away, can't wait to see this! biggrin


Live like there is no tomorrow,
dance like nobody is watching
and hula hoop like wiggling will save the world.

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Meenik
SAPPHIRE Member since Nov 2001

Meenik

enthusiast
Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada

Total posts: 272
Posted:I feel it! I feel the love! ubbrollsmile ubblove

Which is good. It means I won't have to resort to tactics like subliminorderscalesofpoidvdtodayal messaging. I would
hate to stoop to that kind of unethigirlsshouldkissmecal marketing.

-Nirubmyfeetck


"They're interdimensional fractal intelligences. That's why they wear funny shoes."

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