I’ve seen this a few times in my life. Usually when Quicktime freaks out. But it’s never looked this good.
A few artists have manipulated algorithms and data before to create unique pieces. Now directors Ray Tintori and Nabil are bringing datamoshing to the MTV generation with these very cool music videos.
Chairlift – Evident Utensil
Kanye West (Feat. Kid Cudi) – Welcome To Heartbreak
Motionographer have written a in-depth article about datamoshing. It’s a great read so take some time to check it out.