Sunday, January 11, 2009

WTC Panorama


WTC Panorama (2009) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
I bought this scrolling panorama for $2 on the day after Xmas at the mall outside of Troy, New York. Monster sale & I'd been coveting it for awhile. A grimly lovely slice of anachronism.

Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Cooper's Hawk


Cooper's Hawk (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
Lumiere video of a Cooper's Hawk on a falconer's perch in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

Reciprocal Motion


Reciprocal Motion (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
Lumiere video of hot dogs on the rollers at the gas station.

Monday, October 13, 2008

Seamless Web


Seamless Web (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
Lumiere video from a window in my mother's house. I went home to Santa Rosa for her last few days. This spider stood guard & held on, just like she did.

Mermaid


Mermaid (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
Lumiere video of the mermaid fountain in the rinky-dink shopping center near my mother's house in Santa Rosa. The statue has gotten just a bit mangier every year.

Omu's Nuts


Omu's Nuts (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
Lumiere video of my brother Michael making candied almonds the way my grandmother did. It's a secret, so don't ask.

Camera Obscura


Camera Obscura (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent 1 minute.
Lumiere video of the Camera Obscura behind the Cliff House, arguably the most perfect attraction to ever exist. Simple, sublime, ageless.

Sunday, July 27, 2008

Summer Storm


Summer Storm (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
Lumiere video of a summer thunderstorm in Troy, New York.

Saturday, July 26, 2008

Kaaterskill


Kaaterskill (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
Lumiere video of Kaaterskill falls, halfway up.

10 Center


10 Center (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
Lumiere video of the bar in a Newburyport, Massachusetts restaurant.

Friday, July 18, 2008

Pianoman


Pianoman (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
Lumiere video of piano busker on Father Demo Square in Greenwich Village.

Tuesday, July 08, 2008

Arboretum


Arboretum (2008) by Brian L. Frye & Andrea Scott; video, color, silent, 2 minutes.
During the Flaherty Film Seminar at Colgate University, I lent Andie Scott my Vidster. She returned it well-used. These are selections from what she recorded.

Friday, July 04, 2008

Mixologist


Mixologist (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
Lumiere video of Pablo de Ocampo mixing cocktails at the Flaherty Film Seminar at Colgate University.

Board Meeting


Board Meeting (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
Lumiere video of Flaherty Film Seminar board meeting at Colgate University.

Saturday, June 21, 2008

Freakshow


Freakshow (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 20 seconds.
Lumiere video of the Mechanical Museum's Monster Machine in action.

Sutro


Sutro (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
Lumiere video of the San Francisco shore at the ruins of the Sutro Baths.

Lemon Drop


Lemon Drop (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
Lumiere video of life & its discontents. A drink & a kiss makes it all worthwhile.

Friday, June 20, 2008

Cliff House


Cliff House (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
Lumiere video of Sharon on her cell, contemplating the ineffable.

Sunday, June 08, 2008

Electric Boogie


Electric Boogie (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 30 seconds.
Lumiere video of flapper dancing on Governor's Island.

Operators


Operators (2008) by Brian L. Frye; video, color, silent, 1 minute.
Lumiere video of visitors "playing the building" with David Byrne.