Embracing Serendipity: Sunlight & Voyeurism

I see a lot of potential to manipulate time and light elements with Max/MSP, so I have begun collecting footage of things that may be interesting to:

  • Speed up, slow down, time lapse, reverse, etc.
  • Apply filters of light to, and play with lens glare a little

Here is an example of some footage I collected recently – biking around Brooklyn. Hopefully it can turn into something nice!

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Totally Tubular

I like working with the shotgun microphone during¬†Sound & Video¬†projects. It is useful because it records mostly in one direction, and has a bit of length to it, so you don’t have to get close to the source of the sound. It records mostly these areas:

shotgun microphone polar diagram (where it looks for sound)

For me, the shotgun microphone really fun to hold and point in various directions …and served as inspiration for the totally tubular
Shotgun Flashlight!!

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