Hybrid Video and Video Essay Blog

Video:   Video Essay: I don’t really know how to explain this in a way that isn’t overly obvious. The voice-over and images of video essays combine in a way that is structured like, and representative of a written essay: a thesis statement is given at the start of the video, the voice over gives us the topic sentences of each paragraph, and both the voice and the images combine…

July 17, 2018

Hybrid Cinema

The two works I chose to view for my hybrid cinema blog were Light is Waiting and Star WarsWars. In both of these works, there is some form layering of the video. In Light is Waiting, after the television falls, the images on the screen appear to be mirror-like. This imagery plus the music set the mood for an eerie type film. In Star WarWars, the videos are layered over…

July 12, 2018

Hybrid Spaces

Montages… Job Profiles… Discuss Lev Manovich “What is Digital Cinema?“… COLLAGE > REMIX New ways to depict space – multiple, discontinuous, mixed media – newspaper and paint – photography and drawing – text and image The Dream, 1908 by Pablo Picasso   DIGITAL EFEECTS Film Compositing – multiple imagesĀ in single frame -paintingĀ on film -matte effects (split screen), painted sets/ backgrounds -titles, text on screen Video Compositing – multiple layers of…

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