creative time

Random activities away from working hours and photography.

A day by the hour project

This was an experimental project I did about two years ago. I forgot all about it only to rediscover it again now while going through my image folders. The idea was simple: take a photograph every hour of the day and see what the result is. As an afterthought, I spiced and lightened things up … [ read more » ]

A few lines of random thoughts

Blimey, long time no see, my dear blog! There was a time when I blogged quite frequently. In recent years however, it has become more rare. Partly because I feel I have less to write about publicly and also because other services like flickr, twitter and last.fm have scattered my random updates into other parts … [ read more » ]

Making of a low budget music video

Älymystö

About half a year ago, chatting in a bar with a friend who is a member of an ambient-industrial-noise band called Älymystö, it became apparent they didn’t have enough music videos to promote their music, only one to be exact. As I thought about it afterwards, I remembered I did have some old live video … [ read more » ]

From nothing to animated image

The initial sketch I did with my wacom and photoshop (A4 sized).

Over a month ago, one afternoon while just idling on my sofa wondering what to do, I suddenly got up, grabbed my Wacom-tablet’s pen and started to draw something in Photoshop. It didn’t matter what, I just wanted to do something creative instead of wasting the day away. After some no-brainer sketching, I ended up … [ read more » ]

A few watercolour paintings

I might as well throw in some watercolour paintings I did while I was in the countryside. I’ve been painting with watercolours for two years weekly during spring and autumn courses, but hardly by myself at all. Now that I was away from other distractions, I found myself painting quite often, which I didn’t mind … [ read more » ]