Dec. 30th, 2011

Hey everybody it’s Friday!

And it’s the last Friday of 2011. Crazy!

Video time!

» 2011: The Cinemascape

2011: The Cinemascape

As collated by Slate’s David Haglund. Read his entry about this video here.

» Don Cherry’s Piano Desk

Don Cherry's Piano Desk

A funny little video. I’m glad this is not actually a part of Coach’s Corner. Crazy.
Sent in by many, many subscribers.

» Tiny Origami apartment in Manhattan unfolds into 4 rooms

Tiny Origami apartment in Manhattan unfolds into 4 rooms

This made the rounds a while ago but several subscribers have re-re-recommended it, so here it is.
Some pretty great design ideas.

» Tiji

Tiji

“A black and white forest is colored in vibrant hues under our eyes except for one sad little panda, which sets off the compassion of an imaginative little boy.”
Really beautifully executed.

Bonus Video:

» Concept Vending Machine With See-through Display

Concept Vending Machine With See-through Display

In (of course) Japan.
Really unique user interface design.

Enjoy your new years everybody.

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Dec. 23rd. 2011

Twas the night before the night before xmas…

And here are some videos. (Rhyme…? Anyone…?)

» Santa Claus Conquers The Martians

Santa Claus Conquers The Martians

It’s the entire 1964 show. It’s one of the most bizarre things I’ve ever seen.
Sent in my James L. What an odd discovery!

» VideoGum: The Best Viral Videos Of 2011

VideoGum: The Best Viral Videos Of 2011

This should keep everyone occupied for several hours. 🙂

» Best Singer Ever – Whistler Re-Dub

Best Singer Ever - Whistler Re-Dub

[context]
Ridiculous!
Sent in by Kate S.

» Snow Globe Los Angeles

Snow Globe Los Angeles

Really beautifully shot.

Bonus Video:

» Granpa Shuffelin’

Granpa Shuffelin'

Sent in by a few subscribers.

Happy Holidays everybody!

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Dec. 16th, 2011

I can’t believe it’s already Friday.

You know what that means…

» Ron Paul: A BadLipReading Soundbite

Ron Paul: A BadLipReading Soundbite

I still think the Michelle Bachman one is my favorite, but hooooboy this one is a close second. Funny!

» Zeitgeist 2011: Year In Review

Zeitgeist 2011: Year In Review

Google’s annual breakdown of searches performed throughout 2011. I love these recaps.

» The Spielberg Face

The Spielberg Face

A video essay by Kevin B. Lee
“The face tells us that a monumental event is happening; in doing so, it also tells us how we should feel. If Spielberg deserves to be called a master of audience manipulation, then this is his signature stroke.”
Well done.
Sent in by Gerald S.

» Cat Yoga

Cat Yoga

Sent in by Ashy.

Bonus Video:

» 3D Street Art Terracotta Lego Army

3D Street Art Terracotta Lego Army

Fantastic.

Happy Friday, and Happy Holidays everybody!

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Dec. 9th, 2011

Friday at last!

And here are some videos!

» Super Fun Playground Slide

Super Fun Playground Slide

[self explanatory]
From Japan, of course.

» How to Lose $2,400 in 24 Seconds

How to Lose $2,400 in 24 Seconds

“Regrettably filmed by Kurtis Hough.”
Funny / unfortunate.

» MECHANICAL SYNFONICA

MECHANICAL SYNFONICA

Mechanical Synfonica is the second collaboration after “follow the leader” between the producer Alexander Sperr and the filmmaker Daniel Michaelis
Really well done.
Sent in by Tara P.

» Traffic in Frenetic HCMC, Vietnam

Traffic in Frenetic HCMC, Vietnam

Photographed by Rob Whitworth. Well done.

Enjoy your Friday and your weekend, wherever you are.

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Dec. 2nd, 2011

And here we are: December.

That was fast.

Here are some videos…

» Vancouver City

Vancouver City

Another great HD time lapse video.
Sent in by Megan M.

» Miniatur Wunderland: largest model railway / railroad of the world

Miniatur Wunderland: largest model railway / railroad of the world

[self explanatory]
“On the 1.300 m² large layout, far more than a thousand trains, aircrafts, cars and ships move about. A wonder of the world in miniature. Please, find more information on www.miniatur-wunderland.com.
Holy crap.

» DEUS EX HOMINE – San Francisco 3D Moco Time-lapse

DEUS EX HOMINE - San Francisco 3D Moco Time-lapse

That is: a 3D motion-controlled time lapse video. I’m not sure how one can watch this in actual 3D. It’s amazing though. Well done.
Sent in by Richard R.

» Terry Gilliam – Monty Python animations

Terry Gilliam - Monty Python animations

[mostly self explanatory]

Happy December, Friday people! Enjoy your weekend.

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