Photography Annual Motion Category winners
This year's Photography Annual included a brand new moving image category, which was judged by the CR editorial staff. Winners in this category included Carl Warner's animated short for Findus, Adam Hinton's work for the War Child charity, Dean Chalkley's documentary 'Young Souls', which looks at the contemporary Northern Soul scene, and Dave Young's 'Everyone has a story'.
Giles Revell's Art Revealed project, which was used as an ident for the BBC, was awarded Best In Book.
Revell filmed the entire sequence in a two-and-a-half-foot square water tank, which was set up at modelmaking and special effects company Asylum in London. Describing the process, Revell says, "We tested for a week together. We were lookng for the right materials, inks and pigments that don't mix so much with water." The shoot itself took place over the course of a day, during which around ten takes were made, some of which were up to twenty minutes long.
Photographers Agent: Stella Pye, DOP: Graham Stuart, Special Effects: Asylum, Agency: RED BEE Media, Group Creative Director: Frazer Jelleyman, Creative Head: Tony Pipes, Creative: Elie Zaccour, Producer: Deborah Stewart, Editor: Gerry Lindfield
Josh Cole also won Best in Book for 'In Pieces', which features Rwanda's street dancers.
Footage for the video was shot over four days of travelling. Cole says, "Sometimes the performers just danced in the street with no music, sometimes we had a car stereo on."
Producer: Dicken Marshall Editor: Matt Newman DOP: Luke Jacobs 2nd Camera: Sunil Kupperi Post producer: Kieve Ducharme @ Greyworks Creatives: Jay Marlow and Nils Leonard @ Grey London
All the elements in Carl Warner's animated short are made from different foodstuffs.
Post Production by Andrew John Simpson, Model Making by Paul Baker at 3D Studios, Food Styling by Peta O'Brien
Adam Hinton's work for the War Child charity showed interviews with child rape victims that had been helped by the charity. Unfortunately, due to privacy issues we are unable to show you this piece of work.
Directed and filmed by Adam Hinton, Art Directer: Paul Belford, Agency: This is Real Art., Editor: David Freemantle, Client: War Child.
Dean Chalkley's 'Young Souls' documentary looked at the contemporary Northern Soul scene. The above is an excerpt, but the full film can be viewed here.
Written, Directed and Produced by Dean Chalkley, Cinematographer Benoit Soler, Editor James W. Griffiths, Sound Design & Mix Mauricio D'Orey, C.A. Smith, Music Consultants, Adrian Croasdell, Jo Wallace, Eddie Piller, Colourist Julien Biard, Casting, Amanda Ashed, Song used in excerpt: Is She In Your Town, written by Curtis Lee, Performed by Curtis Lee, Published by Rockin' Music, Licensed by Ace Records Ltd.
Dave Young's 'Everyone has a story' features Cynthia - knitter, and member of the West Dorset Accordion Group.
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Love the new moving image category. Was definitely a good idea to include this. Thanks for sharing some great stuff.
Giles Revel film is stunning
Yes the new moving image category is awesome!!! And really enjoy the Carl Warner's Fishscape film.
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