The prints will be on sale soon!
This is poem 8 out of 30 celebrating April as
National Poetry Month (Inter)national Newspaper Blackout Poetry Month!
There’s nothing especially remarkable about this poem, except for the fact that I did it live in front of a camera. Because I don’t keep track of time while I’m making them, I never really know how long these things usually take—but this one took about 17 minutes, which I think was more of a result of nerves in front of the camera than any poetic ingenuity.
Here’s the making in 224 frames:
And here’s a time-lapse video:
Just a little experiment. Hope you enjoy it.
I just bought an Aiptek A-HD+ 1080P HD cheapcam, and here’s a little test video I did of myself drawing.
As with any new
toy tool, I’m not real sure what I’m going to use it for. You get the tool first, and then you find a use for it…
Time-lapse videos of blackout poems?
Same as Test Reel #1, but with a different poem at the end, and set to some of my own music so I don’t get sued by the Pixies…
Just a little experiment. Nothing to be taken seriously.
Here’s a little Friday treat: me messing around with video capture and Flickr’s new video features to show what goes into carving a throwaway panel…