Giddy Heights (click that nose!)

Posted by on Oct 16, 2009 in animation, DIY, excitement, music, video

The Agnes Kain clip is finished!  I’m very happy with the end result. There are no effects in post, everything was shot in camera… which is probably obvious right up until the end. You can check out my previous posts to see how it was made from conception to birth.  Big thanks to Chanelle and […]

calculate this.

Posted by on Oct 10, 2009 in animation, DIY, excitement, music

i threw together a little max patch to convert a cheapo keypad into a midi controller (a bit like this one i made a little while back).  these little things are great.  got me thinking, what the hell did we do before usb? in other news, the Agnes Kain clip is finished! i’ll send it […]

fly screen

Posted by on Oct 3, 2009 in animation, DIY, excitement, music, video

i’m knuckling down and editing the agnes kain clip over the weekend. it’s the first time i’ve tried final cut and it’s not that bad. i had to shed some prejudice brought on by my hatred for itunes and all apple software by association. but final cut’s actually alright. it runs much faster than premiere […]

air flare

Posted by on Oct 1, 2009 in animation, DIY, excitement, video

shot one of the final scenes of the agnes kain clip last night. it was a full size rear projection shoot exactly like the mighty boosh just with less crimping. a few little scenes left to shoot and edit and then that’s a wrap. it’s pretty exciting to see how the clip’s turning out, especially […]

behold the homunculus!

Posted by on Sep 28, 2009 in animation, DIY, excitement, video games

winter’s the best but the weather’s been holding back shooting on the agnes kain clip again. i’ve been working on everything that can be done inside out of the way of the falling sky water which luckily includes experimenting with projected backgrounds – parallels are cropping up between the agnes clip and the cuba is […]

buffalo wings

Posted by on Sep 7, 2009 in animation, DIY

these are the birdman wings i made for this agnes kain clip. all heshen, bamboo and cable ties. the opacity of the heshen in a few silhouetted shots turned out real nice. and i’m seeing some unintentional parallels pop up with the cuba is japan clip. now i’m making a small cardboard set to double […]


Posted by on Sep 5, 2009 in animation, DIY, excitement, video