Fernando conducting the Valencia Film Orchestra

vc063: Fernando Conducting the Valencia Film Orchestra

Video 63 of my #100videoclips project is an animated gif of my student Fernando from my music video production class at Berklee Valencia. He is preparing to conduct the…

Emalyon, Wolves

Favorite Student Music Videos

I’ve included a few of my favorite music videos that were created by students in the music video production classes at Berklee. The music video links start part way through,…

Dancing Drummer at Berklee Valencia

vc057: Dancing Drummer

#57 of my #100videoclips project is a dancing drummer animated gif. It is based on one of the many silhouettes of musicians gracing the walls of the Berklee…

Rockin' at the Galileo

vc053: Rockin’ at the Galileo

This animated gif (above) and Instagram video (below) has the feel of a frantic stop-motion clip, but it started out as just a bunch of photos at a…

Juggling Jon animated gif

vc052: Juggling Jon

Juggling Jon, #52 of my #100videoclips project is an animated gif (and higher-res Instagram, below) of me keeping lots of balls into the air. I used blended layers…

Kaleidoscope CAC

vc051: Kaleidoscope CAC

A video posted by Jon Forsyth (@videojester) on Dec 21, 2015 at 9:11pm PST Video #51 of my #100videoclips series. This kaleidoscopic Instagram (sort-of gif) is from a…

vc050: Tess Tyler, Feather Friend

#50 (the half-way point!) of my #100videoclips project is a full-scale music video that I created for Tess Tyler, a Master's student at Berklee Valencia ...

Space Beard

vc049: Space Beard

Instagram Video #vc049 Video #49 of the #100videoclips project. Playing around with Photoshop and imagery from NASA.

Tulip kaleido still

vc048: Tulip Kaleidoscope

Instagram Video #vc048 This is video #48 of my #100videoclips project. It is also the solution to a problem that I’ve had for a while…. Nearly a year…

Passport photo with CAC (Valencia)

vc047: Passport photo with CAC (Valencia)

This animated gif is based on a video animation of a “freestyle Photoshop” picture I created out of my recent passport photo (always an inspiring portrait) and an…

vc046: Burning Thumb

Number 46 of my #100videoclips project is an experiment in After Effects, almost entirely thanks to an excellent tutorial by SurfacedStudio. (See below.)...

vc045: Hand Tree

Number 45 of my #100videoclips project is this strange little project featuring a tree full of hands, or something. It was an experiment cutting out a...

vc044: Punkin Man Motion Tracking

This video, #44 of my #100videoclips project, is another experiment in motion tracking. You will see that I covered myself with tracking points, but only...

vc043: Wobble Motion Tracking

Wobble Across the 8th Dimension is an experiment with motion tracking and blend modes. It is the 43rd video of my #100videoclips project. The "Across ...

vc042: Glitch Groove

This latest effort was an excuse to try out a glitch technique in After Effects (explained below). This is video #42 of my #100videoclips project. The...

vc041: Flowerworks BCEC 3D Preview

This video was submitted along with vc040, Flowerworks BCEC Simulation, for the latest round of the "Art on the Marquee" call for art at the Boston Conve...

vc040: Flowerworks BCEC Simulation

This video, along vc041, was my submission to the latest round of the "Art on the Marquee" program at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, or BCE...

vc039: Fire Twirl with Steel Wool

This video tells the story of how I made a spinning ring of fire with burning steel wool. It is video #39 of my #100videoclips project. I've read and ...

vc038: Pumpkin Chorus (Track Matte Key effect)

Here we have a spooky little pumpkin chorus for Halloween -- #38 of my #100videoclips project. The main motivation, besides the time of year, was to e...

vc037: Russian Shuffle

Russian Shuffle is #37 of my #100videoclips project. It is Russian just because I found a Russian folk song on jamendo.com, When It Comes to Love,* that ...

vc036: Pas de Fruit stop motion

"Pas de Fruit" is a stop-motion dance of fruit: a banana, an apple, and some grapes. It is #36 of my #100videoclips project and my sixth stop motion v...