Is Chinese Calligraphy a dying artform? It takes 20 years of studying the images of former and distinguished master calligraphers before one's style can be developed. Master Li Xu demonstrates techniques, skills and motions to master this traditional art-form. There is an energy in the motion of the hand which is transferred on silk or paper, with time and rhythm.
Filmed & Edited: Duane Lee Wo
Location: Beijing, China
Equipment: Canon XF100 & 60D, Manfrotto Tripod & Monopod, Sennheiser Mics, Sekonic L458
Software: FCP & Apple Motion