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February 11, 2009

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Compression Artifact Art

Aha! It was only a matter of time. This new Chairlift music video is all about the warped, chromatic beauty of bad video compression:

It’s really hard to watch without thinking something is wrong, yeah?

Posted February 11, 2009 at 4:55 | Comments (2) | Permasnark
File under: Music


Reminds me of the first time I saw the UK Big Brother series 7 graphics, which were similarly MPEG2tastic:

it's called datamoshing. viz.: paperrad's cranberry umbrella, sven koenig's aPpRoPiRaTe, and takeshi murata.

Posted by: progosk on February 12, 2009 at 12:15 AM
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