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TobiWanKen0bi
02-07-2006, 07:24 PM
Hi everybody. I actually finished my website and found a provider with a big traffic volume so I can post this music video done in the third term at The German Film School. It’s about a ship, driving through a big dull city .The places it cross on his way get colored. I hope you enjoy it. :)

http://treal.de/projects/the_go_find/the_go_find.jpg
.:mov:. (29,5mb) (http://treal.de/projects/the_go_find/OverTheEdge.mov)
.:mpg:. (22,7mb) (http://treal.de/projects/the_go_find/OverTheEdge.mpg)
.:mirror:. (mov;29,5mb) (http://www.morrmusic.com/thegofind.html)


First of all we made a lot of photos, after we selected the best, they were coloured in Photoshop. The Photoshop-Layers were animated with masks in After Effects.


The music is from a band called "The Go Find". It is from the album "miami", the song is called "over the edge". More info you can find on http://www.thegofind.com/


The video was made by:
Tobias von Burkersroda, Michael Finke, Michael Fricke, Tobias Horvath, Tobias Lauterbach, Christoph Liebsch, Paul Schicketanz, Max Stöhr


Comments are welcome

Zellstoff
05-22-2006, 05:51 PM
that's me in the video!

WHEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!

SkaIsGrrrreat
05-22-2006, 09:20 PM
Very Cool! The boat moving trought the pictures gives the video a lot of movement even though they are stills. The colors are great and the music is pretty good too. Everything works really well.

CarlCampbell
05-22-2006, 09:37 PM
Very nice video. The design of the whole piece is fitting with the electro-pop genre of the song. The only thing that bugged me is sometimes the animation of the boat and graphics were TOO smooth. Usually in motion graphics people apply a sort of framerate threshold so it has more of a video/film feel to it. The fact that the still looked too much like still cheapened the quality of the video a bit in my opinion. You COULD have filmed a still shot using a tripod but maybe you had to compromise for hard drive space's sake?

Besides that it was enjoyable and lighthearted and I think it serves its purpose well. The animations with the graphics spreading across the imagery got better and better as the video progressed.
If you want to check out a similar video, look for "Grammy Winners" by Funkstörung (video manufactured by Designer's Republic).

Good job! :thumbsup:

Cheers

TobiWanKen0bi
05-30-2006, 07:01 PM
@SkaIsGrrrreat
thx, I'm glad that you like it

@CarlCampbell
Couldn't finde the Funkstörung video, all links to "Grammy Winners" are broken :(. Thx for the critic you are right with the TOO smooth animation. The reason for it was a tough deadline. We had to create the whole video in two weeks.

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