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On the road again…vegas2vegas in 2013

“It’s colder than a penguin’s pecker outside!” was the first thing I heard this morning. Dad wasn’t wrong. The 10cm of snow that fell overnight has brought the country to a standstill but given me the chance to update the v2v blog.

2012 was an awesome year. We released out first video, Dougie, Hit the Beat, and our first full length documentary,vegas2venice.

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Part Two Dougie

Dougie, Hit the Beat – The Making Of [Part Two]

This three part article series from the vegas2vegas team takes you behind the scenes of the creation of their innovative video “Dougie, Hit the Beat“.

Part Two: Go on and be crazy – Developing the idea from concept to reality.

If you’ve not yet had a chance to read Part One then click here. But to summarise:

“So we had the concept for our video. A stop motion video of the vegas2vegas van driving carrying me, Griff and Dougie past many of the world’s most famous landmarks made from cardboard which had over 5,000 unique tweets printed onto them, positioned on a square 3 metre by 3 metre set that when viewed from above displayed a QR code which you could scan and see if your tweet was in the video. Simples.”

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Part One Dougie Slide 1

Dougie, Hit the Beat – The Making Of

This three part article series from the vegas2vegas team takes you behind the scenes of the creation of their innovative video “Dougie, Hit the Beat“.

Part One: A dozen false eureka moments – We knew what we wanted to accomplish but didn’t know how to get there.

It has to be something no one has done before. It has to be unique. And it has to raise awareness of vegas2vegas and Arms Around the Child.

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