This British advertisement for Schwartz Flavor Shots is all sorts of fun. The introduction tells us:
What does flavour look like? How does it sound? These are the questions that inspired herb and spice experts, Schwartz, to create what they describe as a ‘Sonic flavourscape’.
Several tons of black peppercorns, cardamom, turmeric, paprika, cumin seeds, ginger, chilli and coriander were rigged to explode in perfect sync with a bespoke musical composition. Each explosion represents an individual piano note or chord, which when filmed at high speed, creates a surreal three dimensional sound scape.
Here’s the video. Watch it in full-screen mode for the best effect.
And here’s how it was made.
I find that simply amazing, both visually and creatively. Congratulations to everyone involved in making it.