Saturday Sep 21

Signal To Noise

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Uploaded By: Michael Fleming. Added on: 15 February 2012. Location Socorro

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Time-lapse footage taken at the Very Large Array in Socorro, New Mexico; one of the largest Radio Astronomy Observatories in the world.

As a learning exercise, and something to challenge myself, I wanted to try to combine two of my favorite things: motion-graphics and time-lapse photography.
I also wanted to see if I could stretch my editing techniques a little further.

The VLA really is a legitimately amazing thing to see in person. If you've ever considered making a visit, you should.
It's an awe-inspiring feat of human engineering, and the surroundings are gorgeous. Unbelievable skies in New Mexico. I'm definitely going back!

Canon t3i / 600D (2 -rented a second)
Canon 10-22mm
Canon 24-105mm
Canon 70-200mm 2.8 (rented)
Sigma 30mm 1.4
GoPro HD Hero

Kessler Crane Pocket Dolly
Kessler elektraDrive Basic Controller

Completed in After Effects.
Grading with Magic Bullet.

Music: "What It Is Without The Hand That Wields It",
Telefon Tel Aviv, used under Fair Use and Creative Commons license.

Many, many thanks to Rob Chiu, Tony Scott and Paul Greengrass for their inspirational cutting style.
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