Friday, September 14, 2007

The Haves and the Have Mores

Check out this alternate version of the reformed Smashing Pumpkins' single "Tarantula," edited and composited by Levi Ahmu:

I want to make two observations about and around the video:

1. Congratulations, Levi Ahmu! This is visually superior to the retro-ish official music video for "Tarantula." The compositing is awesome, and so are the key-framed effects.

2. This was part of a music video-editing contest sponsored by the Pumpkins, where the winner received a Mac Pro. Obviously, Levi Ahmu won the contest. By the same token, Levi probably doesn't need a Mac Pro...unless the new computer can be doubled with whatever system was originally used for the re-edited video...then THAT would make it a more-than-fully operational Death Star, I mean, editing bay.

1 comment:

  1. so I'm a movie buff
    and you're a music buff

    now you know where to go to find the coolest movie headlines, reviews, schedules of red carpet premieres, free advanced screenings, and what's both in theaters and on DVD.

    Keep up the good work,

    Blog on!


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