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#1 Dominic Lahiff

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Posted 10 January 2006 - 07:13 PM

50s sci- fi meets 21st century electronica in this music video directed by myself and GMD THREE and shot on Super-8 by cinematographer Chris J Lytwyn

http://www.cargoindu...cks_vid_med.mov

would love to heat any thoughts/opinions
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#2 Joe M

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Posted 10 January 2006 - 07:31 PM

I thought it was great. It definitley kept my interest and did the song justice. Nice DnB track too. Nice job.
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#3 steve hyde

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Posted 10 January 2006 - 08:35 PM

Dominic,

This is fun stuff! A very rhythmic editing style and clever effects. It reminds me of the days when music videos were interesting and imaginative.

Thanks for posting it.. I'm sure the Super 8 fanatics over at www.filmshooting.com would enjoy seeing this too....

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#4 Alexander Serpico

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Posted 11 January 2006 - 03:34 AM

Dominic,

it was awesome, and i would really like to feature the video in a podcast i am working on.
please check you inbox for a more detailed message.

great work! :D
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#5 Michael Ryan

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Posted 11 January 2006 - 04:42 PM

Hello Dominic,

WOW!!! That was incredible. Very well done.

I like the details of the opening credits casting a shadow on the earth. Also the UFOs casting shadows in the sun light as they hover in the skyline. The UFOs exploding is also a big standout.

Keep filmming, keep getting it out there. Great stuff.

Mike
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#6 Anthony Schilling

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Posted 12 January 2006 - 01:41 PM

That was Great!!!! one of the coolest videos i've ever seen. I about fell off my chair for the old "in out" rocket at the end. any chance I can get that for my Ipod?
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Posted 15 January 2006 - 06:10 PM

I have seen the video and I´m really impressed, it´s really GREAT, for me is a joy of the filmaking word.

very good work. Congrats.

can you tell us the camera, film stock, process, telecine, etc of this work?

thanks

Edited by andres victorero, 15 January 2006 - 06:12 PM.

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#8 Wendell_Greene

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Posted 15 January 2006 - 07:19 PM

Congrats Dominic. I saw this was also included in 'Boards magazine online Screening room! Very impressive, I thoroughly enjoyed watching it.
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#9 Alessandro Machi

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Posted 15 January 2006 - 09:06 PM

So when does the feature length version come out?

The halo effect coming off of the scientist when he was on the phone.

Was that done at the time of shooting or during editing?
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#10 Dominic Lahiff

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Posted 17 January 2006 - 09:18 AM

Tech:

Canon AutoZoom Electronic 814
37.5 deg shutter for strobo stuff
150 deg shutter normal
24 fps normal
40 fps for slo-mo

Tri-X reversal
Push 1 processing
1/2 "white" ProMist
58 Green filter
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#11 Sean McHenry

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Posted 31 January 2006 - 10:58 AM

Really well done. Lot's of good editing. Where did you get the processing done and the transfer? I just bought an 814 AZ (non electric) and have only put one roll of Tri-X through it so far but will be doing more as the weather breaks here in Ohio. Been in broadcasting for a long 20+ years and am looking forward to shooting lots of Super 8.

I am collecting shorts and music videos shot on Super 8, like "Poetry Man" and this one. Good examples of the work I would like to do one day.

Sean

Tech:

Canon AutoZoom Electronic 814
37.5 deg shutter for strobo stuff
150 deg shutter normal
24 fps normal
40 fps for slo-mo

Tri-X reversal
Push 1 processing
1/2 "white" ProMist
58 Green filter


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#12 sonyrelic

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Posted 02 February 2006 - 08:50 PM

That's funny. This is what keeps the format alive. Good job.
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