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I’ve often thought that the iPhone and related devices would be fun mediums for persistance-of-vision experiments and applications. Looks like the folks at Dentsu London & Berg have one-upped that idea by making stop-motion films with this stunning and creative implementation of the technique.

This film explores playful uses for the increasingly ubiquitous ‘glowing rectangles’ that inhabit the world.

We use photographic and animation techniques that were developed to draw moving 3-dimensional typography and objects with an iPad. In dark environments, we play movies on the surface of the iPad that extrude 3-d light forms as they move through the exposure. Multiple exposures with slightly different movies make up the stop-frame animation.

Read more at the Dentsu London blog:
dentsulondon.com/​blog/​2010/​09/​14/​light-painting/​
and at the BERG blog:
berglondon.com/​blog/​2010/​09/​14/​magic-ipad-light-painting/

via Phidelity Blog

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