Light Echoes

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Traces of light are broadcast onto landscapes by a moving laser aboard a train. In Light Echoes, we collapse time and space into images which document the historical pulses of data in the form of light reflecting off earth and matter. This is the first expression of an ongoing series.

Created by Aaron Koblin & Ben Tricklebank
Music by Shigeto – “Detroit Part 1” from the album “No Better Time Than Now”
Photography: Ben Tricklebank
Technical Director: Gustavo Huber
Production Company – Tool of North America
President – Brian Latt
Executive Producer – Oliver Fuselier
Executive Producer – Danielle Peretz
Producer – Kelly Christensen
Camera operator – Robert Smathers
Assistant Camera – Jason Gonzalez
Digital Imaging Technician – Sherry Miranda
C Camera Operator – Beatrice Copeland
Laser Technician – Chris Stuart
Editor – Anders Hoffmann
Colorist – Loren White
Locations – Filmore & Western Railway
Dave WIlkinson
Andy Wilkinson
Julie Latshaw
Ray Morquecho
Jared Bissen

Special thanks to Doug Aitken, Molly Logan, Chris Totushek, Barry Threw.