Monthly archive March, 2012

Interview update

I had about 40 people who were interested in taking part in the interviews, but because of the crisis I had with the lighting I had to cancel most of the interviews. In the end I ended up interviewing 16 people from 5 different tribes. Here are some of the interviewees.        ...

Interview Questions

I asked everyone the same just for uniformity sake.   questions Questions I asked. Name  and tribe. Tell me something that makes you proud of your tribe, tell me something about your tribe that other people don’t know. What is tribalism to you? do you know of any positive stereotypes associated with your tribe Any...
More Precendences.

More Precendences.

Fractum is a multi channel video installation done by Candice Breitz. Candice conducted intensive interviews with seven pairs of identical twins and a single set of identical triplets after which she edited the footage and used it to create seven dual-channel video installations. Each pair of twins was filmed separately  andwas asked the same kind...
Aesthetic Precendence

Aesthetic Precendence

As far as the aesthetics of my project is concerned , I drew a lot of inspiration from Beyond 9/11: Portraits of Resilience. This project by Times magazine presents a memorable video collection of dramatic testimonials from U.S. leaders, firefighters, flight attendants, veterans, family members and survivors who miraculously escaped from the collapse of the...
Final Interviews.

Final Interviews.

So I finally flew back home to do the final interviews during the Spring break. THIS IS IT !! Shooting the interviews was absolutely crazy!! I had a Panasonic HMC 150 Camera kit, A canon 7D Camera kit, a set of 3 red head lights , Small Photo and Video Tripod, Large Lighting Kit, Reflector...
Super Awesome Shoot

Super Awesome Shoot

So today I had a shoot with one of my friends. I just wanted practice with the camera and lights. Just to see if I could recreate the kind of aesthetic I am going for. I shot this using a green screen which was not a very good idea, because the resolution of the video...