A Cappella Duet


I have a bunch of ideas for short films. The problem is that it’s hard to find people willing to work on them. Also, it’s nearly impossible to find time to work on them what with a full time job, part time iPhone development hobby, and a kid. But then I got a hold of some editing software and had an idea, or three…

Some fun facts about the video:

  • it’s a parody of Gottye’s video, Somebody That I Used to Know
  • fingerpaint works well as body paint as it spreads well and is non-toxic
  • but it still stings if it gets in your eyes

And yes, I am actually naked in the video.

5 Responses to “A Cappella Duet”

  1. Jason Says:

    NICE!! What video editing software did you use! That looked darn spiffy!

  2. Dug Says:

    You got me: I had an actual LOL at this. Nice job!

  3. kat Says:

    Great job, Mach! But you need a little roto work on that elbow at the end.

  4. Mach Says:

    Thanks, all! I used Final Cut Pro to put this together. It’s good editing software, but the roto capabilities do leave a little to be desired…

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