Pyromaniacs, You'll Love This Visualization of Sound as Bursts of Flame

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Combustion, gorgeous experimental video from Possible Metrics, draws on the hypnotic powers of fire and music. The Montreal-based creative team, helmed by Renaud Hallée, specializes in "music-oriented audiovisual works." The video builds slowly, beginning with 30 seconds of an unassuming campfire. Make sure to watch full screen with the lights low and the sound up, if you can, because soon the sparks fly and a spectacle of orange and blue flames emerges.

For more work by Possible Metrics, visit http://possiblemetrics.com/.

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Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg's work in media spans documentary television, advertising, and print. As a producer in the Viewer Created Content division of Al Gore's Current TV, she acquired and produced short documentaries by independent filmmakers around the world. Post-Current, she worked as a producer and strategist at Urgent Content, developing consumer-created and branded nonfiction campaigns for clients including Cisco, Ford, and GOOD Magazine. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University, where she was co-creator and editor in chief of H BOMB Magazine.

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