Feroz Khan, Agra, India
Feroz Khan, one of Bollywood’s top choreographers, uses iPad in many aspects of his production — from scouting locations to mixing music to framing each shot and refining every dance move. With iPad, Khan can quickly and easily share his vision with the director, dancers and production team.
Apps used: Artemis HD, SloPro and FiLMiC Pro
Yao, Beijing, China
The rock band Yao write and record music with iPad. And during live shows, iPad takes the stage with them. Two musicians each play an iPad on stage, using two apps for triggering samples, loops and percussion. With iPad, they’ve found a new way to make and perform music with a fresh sound.
Apps used: Figure by Propellerhead and TouchOSC
School in a Box, Humla, Nepal
For tens of millions of children in the developing world, the lack of electricity means little or no access to the best educational tools. But School in a Box, a solar‑powered education toolkit built around iPad, makes rich interactive learning possible anywhere.
Apps used: Various apps based on teachers’ curriculums
Cleveland Clinic Sports Health, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Cleveland Clinic is using iPad to pioneer the field of concussion assessment and treatment. In a pilot programme at St. Edward High School, athletic trainer Jason Cruickshank uses iPad and software from iComet to take athletes’ baseline measurements in balance, cognition and memory. This innovative programme helps to assess the athletes’ injuries.
App used: C3 Logix
Josh Apter, Iguazu Falls, Argentina
New York–based filmmaker Josh Apter has created a housing for iPad that turns it into a lightweight, portable moviemaking camera. With attachments like microphones, SLR lenses and other accessories, he takes iPad on the go to shoot his documentaries.
App used: FiLMiC Pro