Gordon Monro — Videos

Gordon Monro — Shaping Evolution (Video)

High-definition video (720p), no sound, duration 24 mins 30 secs (2011)
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Shaping Evolution is a video showing imaginary creatures that were evolved by a computer program written by Gordon Monro. Each creature has 'DNA' that generates the image. The video consists of short sequences showing the DNA of a creature followed by a sequence of ancestors of the creature, leading up to the creature itself.

The video was created by software written by Gordon Monro. It is intended as a stand-alone work, but is related to the Shaping Evolution series of prints.

Stills

'Shaping Evolution' still 1 'Shaping Evolution' still 2

Video (extract)

An extract (3'10") from Difference Engine: Genetic Crossfades. This extract is in standard definition, but the full video is in high definition. The video has no sound.

Click to reveal textRelated work

The video is related to the Shaping Evolution series of prints.

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