Synchronizing Fireflies

Trailer for Synchronicity (Thailand) by Robin Meier & Andre Gwerder, 2015
Digital Video (4k/2k), Stereo Soundtrack. 43 minutes – Edition of 5
Produced by Audemars Piguet Art Commission, Le Brassus
Director of Photography: Nikolai Zheludovich; Editing: Mariko Montpetit
Special thanks to Anchana Thancharoen and her team at Kasetsart University, Bangkok

Full documentation here: robinmeier.net/?p=2279
Video documenting an experiment in the mangrove forests of Thailand. Thousands of live fireflies are made to synchronize their flashes with a few computer controlled LED’s.

This video was part of a large installation showed in Basel, Switzerland: robinmeier.net/?p=2080

Category: Cool, Trippy Videos

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