Spacetime -> Dromosphere

I’m currently working on a new film called ‘Dromosphere’. I wrote about it in Projections (July 2008), the Ann Arbor Film Festival Newsletter. So here’s a little explanation and a few sketches of the project so far. My first idea was to visualize and explore four-dimensional spacetime. With a camera dolly that synched a specified distance with the shutter of the camera I planned on making long time exposures of a moving camera that would then result in an animation of travelling through spacetime. First I used my 16mm bolex. I developed the film myself that’s why it looks so messy: