Telling Time – A History of Timekeeping
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My contribution to The Worshipful Company of Clockmakers “Picturing Time” competition. Methods of measuring time have ranged from simple observation in changing seasons to mechanical and digital clocks. This motion piece documents some of the important devices invented and discoveries made throughout history, all the way up to the modern objects we use to tell time today.

Illustration & Sound – Joshua Brent
Animation – Graham Bowes

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Joshua Brent is a UK based illustrator. With over three years experience in the design industry he has become an extremely versatile illustrator, working for a diverse mix of desig… Show more.

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Joshua is a brilliant Illustrator and Animator. With a distinct style, he offers creativity and unique aesthetics to clients all over the world. If you like TV, you might have seen his 'twin lookalike', Richard Ayoade.
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