Michael Punt is Professor Art and Technology, director of Transtechnology Research at the University of Plymouth and is also Editor-in-Chief of Leonardo Reviews. He has made 15 films and published over 80 articles on cinema and digital media in the last decade. He gained his PhD at the University of Amsterdam (Early Cinema and the Technological Imaginary, 2000). His most recent book, Screening Consciousness: Cinema Mind World edited in collaboration with Robert Pepperell (Rodopi, 2006) follows their earlier collaboration The Post-Digital Membrane: imagination technology and desire (Intellect Books , 2000). A full CV and details of research can be found at http://www.trans-techresearch.net. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.