Simple, and not so simple

In an era where it’s generally regarded as mandatory to throw as much stuff into a music video as is humanly possible, singer/songwriter Kina Grannis comes up with an ultra-simple concept that nonetheless makes you wonder how the heck she did that:

Which is not to say she’s immune to gee-whiz techno tricks. Nine years ago, she put 288,000 jelly beans to work:

It took two years to complete all that animation.


  1. nightfly »

    7 May 2018 · 9:00 am

    Based on the closeout to the video, birds just seem to love her. All the feeding probably has something to do with it, but she also looks like she has a natural gift of gentleness around them. Maybe she’s a Disney princess or something.

  2. CGHill »

    7 May 2018 · 1:55 pm

    Not an inconsiderable virtue, that.

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