This AMV has been premiered at Japan Expo AMV Contest 2010 and got 2nd place. I actually don’t have much to say about this AMV besides that it was my last AMV made with Auriga and I’ll never try to make a 720p@60 project with 2 GB RAM ever again !
Pretty pictures with neat music, that’s my thing. Most of the AMV has a 2.20 aspect ratio because most of the anime is like that. I had the idea of switching to 1.78 during the middle part to increase the contrast with the rest of the video. I didn’t make a “making of” video for this one since there isn’t much to show although there was a lot of work on removing credits and lip synch foreground/background effect. 60 fps is also time consuming and is always a huge technical challenge.
I managed to watch episode 1 and 2. I kinda wanted to kill myself during the opening of episode 3, so I gave up. This anime is totally mindfuck, boring, makes absolutely no sense and is just exhausting to watch… but it has some pretty pictures.
Yuksek – Tonight
I mixed the Original version with the “The Bewitched Hands On The Top Of Our Heads Cover” version. I altered it a bit to have female vocals on the middle part of the video. I also added e few special effects. The mix was entirely made with Premiere.
2nd at Japan Expo 2010
1st Exclusive ranking at Japan Expo 2010
Best Use of Lip Synch Award at VCA (Viewers Choice Awards) 2011
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