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The Cardigans - Communication (Animated Video)

Buy "Long Gone Before Daylight": http://smarturl.it/LGBD

Animated video directed and edited by Dale Scheihagen.
The Cardigans / Universal Music & Koch Entertainment © 2014

About the video, Dale Scheihagen says:
"I worked on this project over a period of about 8 to 9 months - whenever I had spare time. It originally started out with me experimenting with this process after a former colleague sent me a link to a rotoscope animated NBA promo. I'd never created anything in this style/method before, so I was inspired to give it a try.

At some point, being the die-hard fan that I am, I got the idea that this would be a great use for all this old footage of the Cardigans I've had laying around for all these years. So ultimately, I just did this for my own enjoyment and as a gift to the Cardigans and their fans. The Cardigans did not approach me to make this. This was totally unsolicited. Hope people enjoy it and the great song!

Technical stuff:
Rotoscoped/animated over 3,200 frames (12 fps)

Applications used:
Photoshop CS6 (bulk of the work/rotoscoping done here on an animation timeline)
After Effects CS6
Final Cut Pro 7
MPEG Streamclip

LYRICS: http://rock.genius.com/The-cardigans-communication-lyrics

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