Norman McLaren

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Norman McLaren

Post by drewbixcube » Wed Jun 20, 2012 10:24 pm

Just learned of him. Amazing stuff. I think I might look for an old moviola and tinker a bit myself...

McLaren Youtube link

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Re: Norman McLaren

Post by garyboozy » Fri Jun 22, 2012 12:03 pm

yesmate! DOTS knocked my socks off when i first saw it a few years back. even now, i still have no socks.
1940!! he did this almost 20 years before daphne oram made her oramic machine in the late 50s, which had a similar approach to 'drawing sound' onto film. amazing stuff.

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Re: Norman McLaren

Post by beatmunga » Fri Jun 22, 2012 1:29 pm

I'm ashamed to say I knew nothing of this guy. Fascinating.

I guess sometimes the Lounge can serve a useful function in society - when the West Coast Birkenstock Mafia are asleep.

Thanks drewbixcube.
mendeldrive wrote:NOBODY designs their own sounds... There is ZERO point in reinventing the wheel.

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Re: Norman McLaren

Post by beats me » Fri Jun 22, 2012 3:56 pm

This post is too highbrow chin stroking for The Lounge. :x

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Re: Norman McLaren

Post by slatepipe » Fri Jun 22, 2012 4:38 pm

cheers for this feller

havent heard of him - always nice to be pointed to new stuff

1940's? 8O

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