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-sandy-
BRONZE Member since Jul 2004

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Posted:I made a film about spinning for my last project at uni which the bbc saw and asked if they could put it on their website and local tv.



This is the edited down version (its 2'26'' on the bbc the full version is 7'43'') you might recognise some of the footage from my winter of spin video.



It's kinda a mini documentary but only has me talking so if you disagree with anything i say let me know, i always want to hear other oppinions.



click on the bit that says "why sandy likes getting in a spin"



www.bbc.co.uk/birmingham



Edit:

Full page article now permanently on bbc website



http://www.bbc.co.uk/birmingham/content/articles/2006/05/02/spinning_feature.shtml
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Shame they paraphase me but nevermind.

EDITED_BY: -sandy- (1147188116)


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strugz
BRONZE Member since Mar 2002

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Posted:Dude that rocked biggrin

"ive never met a group of people nicer than spinners"

me niether man - clap

Top job Sandy id love to see the whole thing sometime smile

hug


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Matty_B
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Posted:Thats cool dude,

good to see some material for the general public that shows the positives of spinning hug nice one dude


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Helz Bellz
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Posted:confused I'm probably blind..... but can't see where to click...

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-sandy-
BRONZE Member since Jul 2004

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Posted:on the left about half way down a bit under the left picture and above where it says RSS.



glad people like it, it's going on all the local trains in the west midlands and on this big screen they have in the city centre. Hopefully this might get the spinning scene in brum going a bit more.


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mcp
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Posted:Nice! Good job!

"the now legendary" - Kaskade
"the still legendary" - Kaskade

I spunked in my friend's aquarium and the fish ate it. I love all fish. Especially the pink ones. They are my bitches. - Anon.

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Tom_Shill
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Posted:The link's not there anymore man, I tried searching too but i can't find it. Sounds cool though, if you can find the link I'd like a look!

Will those capable of telekinesis please raise my hand?

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mcp
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Posted:mms://wm.bbc.net.uk/news/media/avdb/local_tv/video/9012da680040818/bb/09012da680040b4b_16x9_bb.wmv

"the now legendary" - Kaskade
"the still legendary" - Kaskade

I spunked in my friend's aquarium and the fish ate it. I love all fish. Especially the pink ones. They are my bitches. - Anon.

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-sandy-
BRONZE Member since Jul 2004

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Posted:thanks meg

it should be back up soon with an article about spinning and inspinerate as well as the vid.


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boobookittyfudge
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Posted:very cool, congrats on the publicity!

you want the truth? you can't handle the truth!

mmmmm...cheesecake

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yoni
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Posted:Thats pretty awesome, I'd like to see the full thing.

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Fire Taiger


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Posted:um... it's not working.

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and burns
OOUUUUCCCHHHHIIIEEEEE!!!!!!!!!

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duballstar
SILVER Member since Sep 2003

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Posted:wicked man.. that's well good news! the link's not working but i'm off to download the original from inspinerate cos it wasn't working when i last tried an i still haven't sen it yet.. wink spank

It is our fantasies that make us real. Without our fantasies we're just a blank monkey' - Terry Pratchett

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idam
SILVER Member since May 2004

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Posted:hi there.

mmm no link but did inspire me to look at your inspinerating tings. the vid with you tim and ros is really nice as is the other bits.

was good to see you at bjc. ubbrollsmile

your going to have to come to canada and teach these guys
some stuff.

njoy. till next time. i! . hug

bounce2 bounce bounce2 bounce bye


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Sixth
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Posted:Dude that was totally awesome...:D keep goin!

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animatEd
BRONZE Member since Aug 2004

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Posted:I'm sure I saw a bit of Strugz and MCP in that video...

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Be Water My Friend.

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-sandy-
BRONZE Member since Jul 2004

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Posted:you did indeed, thats one of my favourite shots.

The link has been taken down for now to make room for stuff on the elections but it is going back up next week with a feature on spinning which will stay online.

Guess i was a bit too enthusiastic about posting straight away sorry.


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duballstar
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Posted:i can't get the winter/summer spin videos to work which is why i still haven't watched them... will try on another pc when i get a chance... frown

It is our fantasies that make us real. Without our fantasies we're just a blank monkey' - Terry Pratchett

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Richee
BRONZE Member since Jan 2002

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Posted:Very well done. Sandy, Ros, Meghan
'n' all spinners out there.

love,

:R


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-sandy-
BRONZE Member since Jul 2004

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Posted:dub: download quicktime 7 there is a link on my site.

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jemima (jem)
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Posted:www wowser ubbrollsmile ubblove

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duballstar
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Posted:thanks man... i just watched them both (the videos not the bbc thing which i culdn't find) and they're fookin top notch! i can name just bout all the locations and spinners in summer of spin so except for firetoy's we must have had a pretty similar (and damn fun) summer.

sunny



and winter spin is lush man! ubblove awesome editing and badass graffed up locations/urbanscapes with a damn funky soundtrack and some sickeningly tasty spinning... one of the best single spinner videos i've seen in terms of productions quality and content... well worth the wait!

biggrin hug


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maus
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Posted:Feckin ace mate!

Well done on gettin some publicity for it!

biggrin clap biggrin


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Lucyhappy
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Posted:Hello there.

I watched the BBC clip on here last week, loved it, great little clip.
Also, just finished d/l ing the Winter Spin vid eek loved it! really urban feel to it, lovely staff stuff and the edits, location and music were tip top. What a crack in the face you left in too, ouch! I felt it for you, hardass staffers eh wink got a few bruises myself at the mo ubblol


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-sandy-
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Posted:Thanks everyone, im really glad you all liked it, i spent about 6 months filming on and off so it would have been a shame if it was shite.

BBC have now put up the full feature with links to inspinerate and hop and the vid is back up (don't use megs links it no longer works)

also in first post
http://www.bbc.co.uk/birmingham/content/articles/2006/05/02/spinning_feature.shtml


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Sym
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Posted:Any chance of telling them about Play Festival...it's not far away ubbangel

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-sandy-
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-sandy-

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Posted:i link play on my site and ive asked the person at the bbc to put up a link to play so hopefully that should help.

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Sym
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Posted:biggrin yes, thank you biggrin

Any chance of making it go to the correct web site... ubblol

hug

(If you didn't see the email I sent you - I love you videos, a lot smile )


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-sandy-
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Posted:yea i just changed the link. didnt realise it was broken sorry

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UCOF
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Posted:Now I know who you are!!!!! biggrin

ubblol

Sweeeeeeeet.

I like how it now seems to called "spinning" wink


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steaks
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Posted:Like the Video. Great exposure as well for yourself and the whole community, pretty much agree with everything you said, and what Ed said in his comment at the botom of the page.

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