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  1. The other day, I was driving around and decided to film the (light) traffic of the afternoon while... driving. I edited it together and put it to this music. Music: "Mirando" by Ratatat.

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  2. I was just driving home this evening and rain and sunset mixed together to make everything cool and yellowish. I'd already taken more than enough photos at times like these, so I thought I'd do something a little different. Music is: Lamb - "Five".

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  3. While driving home one night, I encountered a lot of road construction, and noticed that the various flashing lights were vaguely in sync with the beat of the music. Music: "Beat Connection" by LCD Soundsystem.

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  4. I shot a few bits of video during the drive from one friend's home in Coral Gables to another friend's home in South Miami. Here's what came of it. Music: "Neuflex" by Two Lone Swordsmen.

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blips

Alfonso Surroca

For the purpose of this channel, a blip is a sub 30 second film set to music. Abstract, animated, a moving picture, whatever, as long as it's short, sweet, and fits with the music. Think of it as a micro music video.

The first time I heard the term…


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For the purpose of this channel, a blip is a sub 30 second film set to music. Abstract, animated, a moving picture, whatever, as long as it's short, sweet, and fits with the music. Think of it as a micro music video.

The first time I heard the term in this sense was when Radiohead released a bunch of so-called blips as promos for their 2000 record, Kid A. The term "blip" has had that connotation in my head since then.

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