Jun. 25th, 2010

It’s Friday!

And here are some videos…

» Pacific Star II

Pacific Star II

“This is the second trip of my home made high altitude weather balloon photography project, Pacific Star. The balloon was launched at 5:37pm (PST) from Oxnard, CA and reached an altitude of 125,000 feet snapping photos and recording video along the way.”
Pretty fantastic.

» Pure


“A meditation on visual tropes and film violence, ‘Pure’ celebrates the visceral pleasures of cinema.”
Sent in by Miko.

»  The Huber Experiments – Vol. 1

 The Huber Experiments - Vol. 1

This is such an odd, fascinating little video.
Shot in high-speed HD by Matthew & Erik Huber.

» Synchronized Dancing Robots

Synchronized Dancing Robots

[self explanatory]
Sent in by Crystal H.

Bonus Video:

» The Kitte: The first ever computer animation (1967)

The Kitte: The first ever computer animation (1967)

Created in the Soviet Union. Rudimentary, yes, but look at how far computer animation has come in only 40 or so years.

Happy Friday everybody.


Jun. 18th, 2010

Because Saturday is the longest day of the year, one bonus video.


Here we go…

» Spain vs. Switzerland in Legos

Spain vs. Switzerland in Legos

This has been making the rounds.
The FIFA World Cup game between Spain and Switzerland, as interpreted via Lego.
It turns out he has done this for several of the FIFA games going back a few years.
Sent in by Jennidub and many others.

» Justin.tv: Vasalini’s Chicken Cam

Justin.tv: Vasalini's Chicken Cam

A live camera which monitors a chicken coop, somewhere in Massachusetts.
Sent in by Jarek S.

» Amazing Fire Animation!

Amazing Fire Animation!

This must have taken a long, long time. Fantastic.
Sent in by Miko.

» Did You Know? 4.0

Did You Know? 4.0

A great series of infographics displaying a sort of fascinating array of recent facts.

Bonus Video:

» Raven Crashes RV Plane

Raven Crashes RV Plane

A bit of a queasy video but that is one determined bird.

Happy Friday everybody.


Jun. 11th, 2010

Happy Friday!

Here we go…

» Auto-Tune The News: Obama vs. BP

Auto-Tune The News: Obama vs. BP

These guys are always highly recommended. This is their newest one.

» Momentos


A short film by Nuno Rocha produced for LG Portugal. This is a stunnin, poignant piece, especially for a corporate promotional piece. Well done.
Sent in by Stef G.

» Mario Bros. Post-It Note Animation

Mario Bros. Post-It Note Animation

[self explanatory]
Must have taken ages.

» Terrible Band Performance

Terrible Band Performance

[self explanatory]
To be fair, it’s a grade 9 band. To be truthful though, unintentionally hilarious.
Recommended by Chris H.



Jun. 4th, 2010

Friday at last. And our first one of June!

Therefore: Bonus video!

» Ke$ha: Tik Tok… Polka Metal Version

Ke$ha: Tik Tok... Polka Metal Version

…I know! At last!!!
Sent in by Ashy

» Taig Khris Saut Tour Eiffel Officiel Record

Taig Khris Saut Tour Eiffel Officiel Record

X-Gamer Taïg Khris jumps from the first floor of the Eiffel Tower and rollerblades down a ramp. The man is insane.

» Star Wars iPad Briefing

Star Wars iPad Briefing

Making the rounds.
Recommended by several subscribers.

» Tea with Tyson

Tea with Tyson

[self explanatory and wtf]
This kind of prank is what he does now? Really?
Sent in by Tom L.

Bonus Video:

» Muppet Studios: Beaker’s Ballad

Muppet Studios: Beaker's Ballad


Happy Friday!