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Brownlands, December 2013

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december mix (draft)

December Mix (Draft).mp3 (ctrl+click 'Save Link As...' to download)
226 MB / 01:38:31 / 106-126 BPM

image: LZ-11, the Victoria Luise, cruising over the Kiel Regatta, February 14, 1912

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business card

hand-written script done with hand-cut quill pen, axonometric drawing from Modern Housing Prototypes, 1978

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dancefloor visuals comp. no.4: kaleidoscopic

02:00:00 / [no audio]

1. Vintage kaleidoscope
2. Epcot Center Preview (1978)
3. Walt Disney's Original Plan for EPCOT
4. Soviet TU-144 Civilian Supersonic Aircraft Documentary
5. Kitty Hawk Kites Hang Gliding Spectacular, Nags Head, NC (1975)
6. H. G. Wells’ Things To Come (1936)
7. Phase IV (1974)
8. Butoh dance performance at Hiyoshi Taisha Shrine, Japan
9. Manufactured Landscapes (2006)-- opening sequence
10. Where the Toys Come From (1983)
11. Maersk Drilling’s Ultra deepwater semi-submersible rig
12. The Hellstrom Chronicle (1971)-- Black Widow mating sequence

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relocation fires

00:13:19 / part one: shot October 26, 2013 at the Brownlands / part two: shot November 16, 2011 in the 'Little House in the Garden' cabin at the Lord's Land Christian Retreat Center, Mendocino Coast

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Brownlands, October 2013

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Messor pergandei harvests Tribulus terrestris nutlets

00:05:34 / shot August 23, 2013 in Tucson, AZ / audio recorded in the Brownlands tower April 9, 2013

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Insects that died in my room during the summer of 2011, San Jose, CA

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Papilio rutulus (Western Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly) with Brownlands Disk

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Brownlands Fuse

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Barn Owl drawn by Peter Parnall for the book Nightwatchers, 1971

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[canceled due to unstable weather conditions and nausea]

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positron emission tomography scan

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brownlands fitness (extended edit)

00:13:05 / shot October 31 through November 12, 2009

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collage for Jayce

12 in. x 22 in. / cut paper on mat board

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JAN.20.2013.mp3 (ctrl+click 'Save Link As...' to download)
412 MB / 03:00:00 / 86-122 BPM

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dancefloor visuals comp. no.3: mirage

02:00:00 / [no audio]

1. Blow-Up (1966)-- model shoot, playful romp with girls
2. Zabriskie Point (1970)-- roll in the dust, slow motion explosions montage
3. The Great Ecstasy of the Woodcarver Steiner (1974)-- slow motion flights
4. Fata Morgana (1971)-- Planes landing, dunes
5. Airbus approaches
6. Snowfall
7. Insects in flight
8. Desserts
9. Lessons of Darkness (1992)-- helicopter flyovers (flipped)
10. Tewaterlating (Parallel Worlds Edit)-- mine
11. Market Street streetcar voyage (1906)
12. Dolphins playing (from Oceans III-- French documentary)
13. Shaky eclipse
14. Avalanche approach
15. Crystals
16. Fantastic Voyage (1966)-- first look
17. Voyage in Time (1983)-- Tarkovski Documentary, girl with balloon and Roman bath
18. Space Shuttle Start super slow motion
19. Chinese military marching
20. Deserto Rosso (1964)-- steam release
21. Winged migration (2001)-- choice flight scenes

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dancefloor visuals comp. no.2: space program

02:04:15 / [no audio]

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dancefloor visuals comp. no.1: visualizer killer

02:00:00 / [no audio]

1. Stars and Watercarriers (1974)-- time trial
2. Phoenix Mars Lander Landing Animation
3. Going through a lock at the Three Gorges Dam in China (time lapse)
4. Godard’s Breathless (1960)-- various scenes
5. Thrust SSC Supersonic Boom
6. Toad’s Dream Frog and Toad Together
7. World's Largest Airship Inflated for the First Time (time lapse)
8. Quicksilver (1986)—flirtatious bicycle dance
9. Drive-- mine
10. Time-lapse of Butterfly Lifecycle
11. Rough seas Iceland
12. 60's Fashion (Look at life again soon)
13. HTO Remix (mine)
14. train ride in the dead of winter
15. Theo Jansen's Animaris Rhinoceros
16. The Bullet Train NOZOMI-- Hakata-Kokura
17. CNC Cutting a Face
18. Vintage Lego Men dance-off
19. Monster Truck Rally (tilt lens)
20. Blast into Space, Spectacular Fall to Earth
21. Band of Outsiders (1964)—café dance scene and final drive scene
22. First Images, The Solar Dynamics Observatory
23. Kinetic Horse Sculpture
24. Alina Kabaeva Rhythmic Gymnastic warm up routine-- heavily edited
25. Cousteau Divers and Underwater images
26. Bullet train 500series Shinkansen Nozomi
27. Lions mating in the Serengeti
28. Twiggy modeling and dancing!
29. Lockheed Martin P-791 (airship)
30. Sesame Street's 'That's about the size of it'
31. Oolong-- (mine)
32. Saturn V - S-1C Stage Testing
33. Eagle owl in flight (high speed camera)
34. Large Hadron Collider 7 TeV Collision Visualization
35. Vintage Ski Movie
36. Murata Boy (bicycle riding robot)
37. Demolition Montage (selections)-- mine
38. The Neverending Story (1984)-- Falcor flight
39. Hoover Dam construction (time lapse)
40. Massaud: Manned Cloud Airship Hotel
41. Burj Khalifa Dubai Cloud City
42. Cloud Lapse-- mine
43. Antonov An 225 Mriya
44. WindDancer by Dawn
45. Tarkovski’s Stalker (1979)-- splash in well and rain indoors scenes

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