Tuesday, July 1, 2008

Chronotopic Anamorphosis

Difficult phrase for a relatively simple video effect. However, this effect is done on real-time by fragmenting the video into horizontal lines and then combining lines from different frames in the display. The effect is being worked on by Brazilian researcher Arlindo Machado and looks set to be, in my opinion, a definite preset effect on the new iMovie/Video editing softwares. Webcam trippiness here we come!