Sunday, August 17, 2008

David vs Golliath or The Loss of Scale

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A short experimental docu-voodle by moi featuring collapsed perspectives and the loss of scale captured in Oslo, Norway - 2008.08.01. View the Davids and Golliaths passing by while the 'nearby' natators and plungers unaffectedly run their own show - ccmixter's zikweb provides the whole scenery with the necessary 'pondus'.
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moi: video 040 for lomeg-rom.blogspot.com - 3'35''
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3 comments:

gurdonark said...

When the sailboat goes by, after the larger liner has passed, the juxtaposition is lovely. I wonder if the passage of the larger boat re-conditions my focus, so that the sail seems a respite and a delight, behind the unaffecting floating joy of the people in center stage.

SAM RENSEIW said...

what a fine dipthych voodle!
( the ship certainly is larger than the copenhagen-oslo ferry;-) yet, i moors once in a while here too.
here is an older "constellation" voodle:
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http://e10.video.blip.tv/1370000008580/SamRenseiw-patafilm208constellation736.mov

LOMEG_ROM said...

gurdonark;
yes, it makes the atmosphere in the middle part rather idyllic, and a relief.

thank you sam!
seen through your perspective I find the ships in copenhagen very impressive too!

moi/LOMEG_ROM