Brendan Dawes

Analogue + Digital

Process

You don't need better software, just a better imagination.

This film footage is from around 1940 and shows Norman McLaren painting on film negative to create a sound composition. Now whilst Norman is of course using the technology of the day, he's not moaning about the lack of features of his toolset, he's just using what he's got to make something wonderful. And the biggest thing he's got is a willingness to experiment and try new things.