Baku Hashimoto

橋本 麦

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depthcope

3D rotoscoping.

This is made for “TECHNE – The Visual Workshop”, a creative educational TV show. Every episode introduces one visual technique such like stop-motion, and my theme in this episode is to use rotoscope. I developed the shooting system enabling to trace ‘height map’ with clay using a pair of kinect and projector which works like human-powered 3d printing. We’ve reproduced the shape of previs frame by frame, and shot pictures more than 500 frames.

director: Baku Hashimoto
art director: Poisson Gris (Laurent Gray & Hu Yu)
producer: Hiroto Ise
music: Phasma (“Sinus” from W Records vol.02 Bunkai-kei Records)
lighting: Ikuma Ogawa (SECT)
special thanks: Koji Aramaki, Kosuke Tsukagawa, Yako Naohiro, Kyosuke Ochiai

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“Berserk” TV Ad

All the pictures taken from real comic books frame by frame. After extracted the leading character from more than 6000 pages, I carefully collected and re-ordered their face to move sequencially.

The glitches of roughly morphed frames are originally comes from this my experiment.

director: Kenji Tomita (OOO)
animation director: Baku Hashimoto

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Olga Bell – ATA

♪Olga Bell – ATA
Taken from her “Tempo” album, released from One Little Indian.




director: Baku Hashimoto
concept: Baku Hashimoto & Olga Bell
photography: Josh Wool
makeup: Stephanie Peterson

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If We Could Weave Rainbows

♪fhána – If We Could Weave Rainbow

This track is OP theme of “Haruchika” (ハルチカ), 2016 winter ainme. Co-directed with my two friends ( ) who love “Sound! Euphonium” (響け! ユーフォニアム) and went on a pilgrimage with me, as SQRT.

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director: SQRT
shooting production: demon-pictures.co.,ltd
2nd camera: Hirohito Itagaki
assistant: Yohei Demachi
lighting: Ryo Takahashi
hair & make: gringe

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KAMRA – Deja Vu

This is an interactive music video for new single “Deja vu” by KAMRA. The viewers can create own video by accessing the site on PC. By seeing themselves morphing and changing along, users feel Deja vu moments.

It won Bronze Lion for Digital Craft at Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity 2016.




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artist: KAMRA (invisi-dir.)
producer: Kenjiro Matsuo (invisi-dir.), Yosuke Tominaga, Kenichi Seki (dot by dot inc.)
creative director: Kyosuke Taniguchi (dot by dot inc.)
technical director / programmer: Saqoosha (dot by dot inc.)
movie director: Baku Hashimoto
designer: Taichi Ito (dot by dot inc.)
programmer: Koki Ibukuro (dot by dot inc.)
system enginner: Takanobu Izukawa (dot by dot inc.)
assistant: Shizuho Sato (dot by dot inc.)
cinematography: Show Matsumura
Electrician: Akihiko Someya
Model: FEMM
PR: Kotoko Koya

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Everything Becomes F – すべてがFになる

Ending of fall 2015 anime “Everything Becomes F” (すべてがFになる).
2015年 フジテレビ ノイタミナ枠アニメ「すべてがFになる」 ED映像.

Based on one of the main characters Shiki Magata(真賀田 四季) who is a genius programmer, I adopted “Generative Art” approach in terms of use of programming language. Inspired by cellular automaton (including Conway’s game of life), ’90s desktop environment of *nix, Megademo, and hacker culture.




music: Scenarioart – “Nanahitsuji”
director: Baku Hashimoto
animation: pai
tools: Golly, Visions of Chaos, p5

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All the sources are published under MIT License.
© MORI Hiroshi,KODANSHA/THE PERFECT INSIDER Committee

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The Color Eater

Adobe Creative Cloud’s philosophy video.
Ten animators joined to create a colorful and dense depiction in various looks.

It got One Show Silver Pencil & D&AD Graphite Pencil.

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plannner: Yusuke Kitani (kaibutsu)
director: Hiroshi Yamakawa (spoon)
music: Masakatsu Takagi
animators: Junichi Arakawa (kaibutsu) & Hiroshi Yamakawa (spoon), Atsushi Hashimoto (kaibutsu), Manabu Himeda, Junichi Arakawa (kaibutsu), Hitoshi Morita (TYMOTE), Daisuke Hashimoto (P.I.C.S), Yohei Wada, Yutaro Kubo, Baku Hashimoto (in order of appearance)

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group_inou – EYE

Google Street View™ Music Video
♪group_inou – EYE (from 4th album “MAP”)

This video got the New Face Award at “19th Japan Media Art Festival”.




director: Baku Hashimoto / Katsuki Nogami
assistant editor: Iori Iwaki, Nolie (INS Studio)
tools: Node.js, DMX Controller, openFrameworks, Arduino
All imagery captured using Hyperlapse.js.

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Installation Version

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group_inou – foods & System Kitchen

Teaser video for group_inou’s reissue album “foods & System Kitchen”. Inspired by the artwork orange and purple eggs are in the line.

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FORUS CLOCK PROJECT

producer : Ambassa Inc.
Director: Baku Hashimoto