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Macula Lutea

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Uploaded on Jun 9, 2011

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Recently, I have been accused of over-using lens flares in many of my latest projects. To all you flare nay-sayers: This one is for you :)

Macula Lutea started as a happy accident -- I've been working on one of the projects and wrote a small script to control the movement of the lens flare. Due to the calculation error (my bad) the light source ended up in completely wrong spot, resulting in highly exaggerated flare on the screen. Rather than discard the mistake, I decided to pursue intentionally misusing flares and discovered an entire world of cool abstract imagery that can be created in this style.

At the same time I stumbled upon an audio track U Smile (800% Slower) in which composer Nick Pittsinger stretched and slowed down Justin Bieber's song U Smile, resulting in amazing half-hour ambient piece. It was also a perfect match for my visuals.

Due to the busy schedule, the project waited for completion for a few months -- I have completely forgotten about it and discovered it today while cleaning up my hard drive :)

Credits:
Directed and Animated by: Quba Michalski
Audio: Nick Pittsinger, based on a song by Justin Bieber

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http://qubahq.com/​2011/​06/​macula-lutea/

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