3 Video Projectors, 2 White Walls, and 1 White Floor Create an Entire Universe


An eye-popping music video for Willow's track "Sweater" uses projection mapping and elaborate choreography to create cities, oceans, and galaxies. Thanks to a treadmill built into the floor, the singer appears to stride through city streets and country roads, and the shifting camera perspective brings movement to a static environment, whether it's sailing across an ocean or falling through a wormhole. 

Belgium-based video artist Filip Sterckx, the video's director, shares some outtakes from the shoot, below, in which the singer valiantly negotiates the tricky treadmill and other transitions.

For more work by Filip Sterckx, visit http://www.filipsterckx.be/.

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Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.
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