Making a video for a song without vocals has been an interesting and ultimately rewarding experience. Without the ties to vocals that often mean music videos scream of publicity, making a video for guitarist John McGrath has given a freedom I’ll probably never enjoy again for other music videos. McGrath’s music is at once refreshing; a mixture of percussive guitar and electronic delays; consider a … Continue reading Music Video – Four Hills (John McGrath)
In many ways, my second music video is similar to my first. It uses the same technique of speeding up pictures to create a living animation (such is my paranoia that my digital camera and program always makes my normal footage look awful). They both use the geography and landscape of a particular area to emphasise the music and lyrics. The main difference comes from … Continue reading Music Video – Pip Mountjoy, Your Skeleton.