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The Amazing World Of Django Bates

The Amazing World Of Django Bates
by Nick White

This study of my friend, the jazz composer and pianist, Django Bates, reflects the humour that underlies much of his work. The question is always: What goes on in the mind of a creative person? Here is a tongue-in-cheek answer with additional symbolism for the detectives. Most of the post-production was done in Photoshop, but I created the flailing dancing figures on the right in 3D software after a painting by the Surrealist, John Melville.