The Plight Of The Humble Bee

MechaBee

There has been a lot going on in the media (unfortunately not the main steam media), about the worldwide decimation of bee colonies. This has been brought on almost entirely by the overuse of pesticides and most specifically Neonicotinoids, which the bees unwittingly ingest whilst going about their business of pollenating the worlds crops and flora. If … Continue reading

The Revolution will not be Televised

Gil Scott-Heron Tribute

It was an honour and a privilege to be asked to do the visuals for the Brian Jackson Live Tribute to Gil Scott-Heron at the Bussey Building. Featuring an International band of / a musical cross-section of like-minded souls: Brian Jackson (GSH’s Co-Composer), M1 (Dead Prez), Martin Luther (The Roots), Reggie Washington (Bass) and (Acousti-lectric … Continue reading

Prelude with Attitude

Mir Ball

Recently I was asked if I’d like to make a music video. It was for a classical piece by Rachmaninoff with a modern dub-step style arrangement. I had the freedom to interoperate the track as I pleased so started to dismantle it to see what worked. I started playing around with audio reactive circles that … Continue reading

Digital Fireworks

I was asked to build a digital fireworks display for the finale of JerseyLive (2013). I thought this was a pretty cool challenge and was keen to animate it to music to get full effect of the fireworks. Blasted out over a festival sound system would have been epic. After discussion with the organisers, who … Continue reading

Lost and Lookin’ in NYC

Elements 3D and the floating pyramid.

EVER HAD THE FEELING THAT THE WORLDS GONE, AND LEFT YOU BEHIND? This animation started life as part of a VJ loop for the Secret Garden Party. Inspired by Jorgen Leth’s The Perfect Human, it bagan as an experiment in simple video manipulation. Isolating the original footage took a bit of time as the footage … Continue reading

Jersey Live 2012 (Party on the Rock)

alcotraz at Jersey Live

I was recently asked to return to Jersey for the 9th Jersey Live festival. It was a promotion from the previous years New Band Stage (Sobe Stage) to the dance arena, where the atmosphere was guaranteed to be mental from the first act to the last. The set up was amazing and the production crew … Continue reading