The Olympus E–FM1 HD video camera's ability to deal with common issues—such as 'striping', water motion and colour bleed—are assessed via an online camcorder website's bespoke testing rig.
Edited by the artist, this raw footage becomes a form of 'banal tension' talking both of cinema's ability to manipulate and reminding us of our own embodied, physical experiences with digital technology.
Sound design by Tim Eve.
Above – As part of X 308: Space, Site and the Screen
Big Screen Southend in association with Focal Point Gallery