ORBITING THE ATOM

by Ian HELLIWELL
2002 / Beta SP / coul / son / 4' 50



Electronically generated images, including Lissajous patterns from a modified television, were captured on super 8 film and then treated by hand with coloured inks and bleach. Each of the 5 sections is closely matched by electronic music from Helliwell`s customised circuits.

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distribution format Beta SP
1 reel
original format Super 8mm
speed 25 ips
screen 4/3 (vidéo)
sound son
Stéréo
notes 1-ORBITING THE ATOM
2-CRYSTALLIZATION
3-DISC BREAK
4-INTO THE LIGHT
5-COLOURED LIGHT DISTRICT
6-COLOUR STREAM
7-HEADACHE
8-ORIGAMI
9-COMPOUND EYE
translation no
rental fee 21,00 €