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Luc Pilmeyer || £6.51 USD  EUR  JPY  + p+p +tax
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15 short computer cartoon and photo animations independently produced by Luc Pilmeyer, irrepressible webmaster for University of Errors, Gilli Smyth, and Mike Howlett, set to music from Gong, University of Errors, Mother Gong, Gilli Smyth, daevid allen and MicroCosmic, Mike Howlett, Steffe. Preview still images…

Message from Professor Luc:

"Those small video-clips animations were first done for the Internet, which meant they were small size and compressed - more humor than actual motion. But as the masters were done uncompressed, in stereo and edited as high resolution AVI movies, it made sense to fit the cartoons on a CD-R video, with a little help from my friend DivX codec. This way of storage has given some good results. So, If you have enough knowledges and a not-too-old computer, you can set up DivX (or VP3 for MAC) and discover those files almost as they were generated."

160 X 120 pixels is of course a very small size but sometimes, it catches the eyes better than a full screen. A technological gadget? A kind of collector item? - maybe, but it's also my visual tribute to some great music."

You can download the free codec and player (for PC or Mac) at www.divx.com

Tracks: [31'00]
  1. Gong : Infinitea (live)
  2. Gong : Radio Gnome Invisible (trailer) / Inner Temple (live)
  3. Mother Gong : Time is a Hurrying Dog
  4. University of Errors : Money Doesn't Make It
  5. University of Errors : Iced Tea Overture (Love at the Kidding Factory)
  6. University of Errors : Triomphal Error
  7. University of Errors : 21st Century Prog-Rock Man (live)
  8. University of Errors : Pinky's Party Song
  9. University of Errors : Headmaster daevid allen
  10. Gilli Smyth : Dreaming
  11. Gilli Smyth : Goddess T and the Virgin Mary
  12. Allen/Smyth/Williamson : Stroking the Tail of the Bird
  13. daevid allen and MicroCosmic : Sacred Geometry
  14. Mike Howlett : Mountains of Venus
  15. Steffe : Zero Gravity
System Requirements:
  • Pentium II 450 MHz processor or equivalent
  • 64 MB or more of RAM
  • 8 MB or higher video card
  • DirectX 7 or higher
  • Minimum 24-bit color when using Windows Media Player
  • Pentium II 450 MHz processor or equivalent
  • 64 MB or more of RAM
  • 8 MB or higher video
Mac® OS
  • PowerPC G3 333 MHz processor
  • 128 MB or more of RAM
  • Mac OS 8.5 or higher (including Mac OS X)
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