Gate Five (@isaacd)
Gate Five is the audio-visual techno project of Isaac Dugdale, using hardware and live recording with an emphasis on natural improvisation.
Inspired by the growing underground dance scene in Canberra, Gate Five is contemplative and danceable. The live set-up was born from countless DJ sets, and the constant desire to get deeper into the music while leaving the laptop at home.
The videos came after realising that the software required to make them was cheap and easy to use - and abuse. Heavy visual effects being manipulated well past their intended scope create distorted, warping colours. When projected on to walls and buildings, they look right at home as