1. The ancient city of «Petra» is a place full of mysteries. Little is known about this symbol of Jordan and now the country's most visited tourist attraction. It was established possibly as early as 312 BC as the capital city of the Nabataeans. It's called «Petra» (meaning: stone) today, but the original name of the city is not known. The site remained unknown until 1812, when it was introduced to the Europeans by Swiss explorer Johann Ludwig Burckhardt.
    About the shooting:
    «Petra - In the City of Mysteries» is after «Amman - City in Motion» (vimeo.com/46847325) and «Wadi Rum - A Majestic Landscape» (vimeo.com/47899470) my third time lapse movies about different sites in Jordan shot and edited for the Jordan Tourism Boaord (visitjordan.com).
    Shooting took place during 3 days in July 2012. Equipment used for the «Petra» video: Canon 7D, Canon G12 and Panasonic GH2, a set of lenses, a GoPro 2 and two tripods. Rendered and edited in After Effects, Motion and Final Cut Pro X. Blur effects all added in post (no tilt-shift lenses).

    Music:
    «Rise of an Empire» of Chris Haigh, with a license of premiumbeat.com

    # vimeo.com/49318392 Uploaded
  2. The video about the bustling capital of Jordan is the first in a series of four time-lapse movies about Jordan and it's main sites. The project was commissioned by the Jordan Tourism Board (visitjordan.com).
    Equipment used for the Amman video: Canon 7D, Canon G12 and Panasonic GH2, a set of lenses and two tripods. Rendered and edited in After Effects, Motion and Final Cut Pro X.

    Music: «The Orion Code», Delicate Beats, with a license of premiumbeat.com

    # vimeo.com/46847325 Uploaded
  3. special tnx to the local musicians who create the sound of Jerusalem.
    In This piece I didn't browse YouTube, I actually wandered around Jerusalem , met with musicians and filmed them.

    Sousaphone - Udi Raz http://www.myspace.com/udiraz
    brass & Groove - Marsh Dondurma http://marshdondurma.com/
    Kanun - Safi Swaid
    Darbuka - Hani Asad
    Viola - Emmanuel Witzthum http://www.myspace.com/digitalkaballah
    Drum Kit - Uriel Sverdin
    Mpc & Turntable -- Guy Mar http://www.guymar.com
    Dahul- Ittai Binnun http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hBWpzfapGTI
    Baglama - Tomer Katz http://www.perachadom.co.il
    Biovon - Amir Bolzman http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WQ7DnvySHFM
    Oud - Loab Hammoud
    Guitar - Ophir Even Odem http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ag2K33JUvto
    Guitar - Lazer Lloyd http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hI-281I8-qU
    Violin - Michael Greilsammer http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjIRffYH48c
    Vocal - Shimrit Greilsammer http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjIRffYH48c
    Saxophone - Yarden Klaymanhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFsrB9CFe0s
    stay tuned:
    http://twitter.com/#!/kutiman/

    # vimeo.com/25149027 Uploaded 741 Plays 0 Comments
  4. Images from a month traveling through Iran.

    cyrusdowlatshahi.com

    # vimeo.com/21237033 Uploaded 35.7K Plays 21 Comments
  5. First animation clip from Tant and Unga of the "broken fingaz crew" from Israel.
    http://www.brokenfingaz.com
    Music by Boreta and edIT of The Glitch Mob

    # vimeo.com/10555187 Uploaded 563K Plays 201 Comments

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