Feb. 22nd, 2013

Fridaaaaay! (Jump!)

Okay: Videos time!!

» OVERVIEW

OVERVIEW

“On the 40th anniversary of the famous ‘Blue Marble’ photograph taken of Earth from space, Planetary Collective presents a short film documenting astronauts’ life-changing stories of seeing the Earth from the outside — a perspective-altering experience often described as the Overview Effect.”
A really profound, short little video.

» Bicycled – A bike made out of cars

Bicycled - A bike made out of cars

“Cars go to the junkyard and we recycle them to create the most efficient, ecological and healthy means of transportation”
In my opinion: pretty damn cool.

» Li Hongbo – Pure White Paper

Li Hongbo - Pure White Paper

Li Hongbo makes 3d forms out of individual layers of paper. The results are… interesting.

» The Chemistry of Snowflakes – Bytesize Science

The Chemistry of Snowflakes - Bytesize Science

Since it’s snowy… here’s some info on snow!
“The video tracks formation of snowflakes from their origins in bits of dust in clouds that become droplets of water falling to Earth. When the droplets cool, six crystal faces form because water molecules bond in hexagonal networks when they freeze.”

Bonus Video:

» Hamster Powered Walker

Hamster Powered Walker

“It’s different, hasn’t been done before, yet it’s in so many what’s-under-the-hood jokes. It also had a high likelyhood of working, so I had to attempt it.”
Hilarious / ingenious.

Happy Friday everybody. Spring is only 28 days away!

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Feb. 15th, 2013

Happy post-Valentines Friday everybody.

Here are your Friday Videos.

» VOICE OVER (English subtitles)

VOICE OVER (English subtitles)

This short Vimeo film has won a boatload of awards, and for good reason. Lots more information at the film’s website.
Sent in by several subscribers.

» Nemo Timelapse

Nemo Timelapse

The winter blast from 2 weeks ago compressed down to 1 minute and 15 seconds.

» A bird ballet | Music Video

A bird ballet | Music Video

“We were shooting for a commercial with my D.O.P, waiting for an helicopter flying into the sunset, when thousands and thousands of birds came and made this incredible dance in the sky. It was amazing, we just forgot our job and started this little piece of poetry…”

Mesmerising.

» COMMUTERS: 2012

COMMUTERS: 2012

“One year on the New York City Subway.”
I’m kind of surprised nobody did this years ago.
Poignant.

Bonus Video:

» ‘Do You Love Me’, a film by Cleverbot

'Do You Love Me', a film by Cleverbot

“I sat down with Cleverbot and collaborated on a movie script. What follows is a movie written by a machine. I tried to talk to Cleverbot just like I would with a human writing partner. I set up scenarios and Cleverbot provided all of the dialog content for the scene.”
Yikes. Funny / awkward.

Have a happy Friday everybody!

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Feb. 8th, 2013

Oh hello Friday.

Video time!

» The Avengers/Breakfast Club Trailer Mashup

The Avengers/Breakfast Club Trailer Mashup

“A brain, an athlete, a basket case, a princess and a criminal in 2012’s superhero blockbuster.”
Stuff like this is among the reasons that I love youtube.

» Alem with the Metronome !

Alem with the Metronome !

Beatboxer “Alem” challenges himself by setting a variety of tempos to keep up with. The guy is pretty good…

» GIFs with Sound Compilation

GIFs with Sound Compilation

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» Walter Cronkite in the Home Office of 2001 (1967)

Walter Cronkite in the Home Office of 2001 (1967)

“Short clip from the March 12, 1967 episode of the CBS show ‘The 21st Century'”
Yikes. Kind of funny.

Bonus Video:

» Super Mario Busters – A Ghostbusters / Super Mario Bros. Mashup

Super Mario Busters - A Ghostbusters / Super Mario Bros. Mashup

“Always cross the streams.”
I would play this!

There you go. Have a fantastic weekend!

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Feb. 2nd, 2013

Happy Friday!

And, I guess, Happy February! (Crazy.)

Here are this week’s Friday Video selections…

» LA FWAY – A Bad Lip Reading of Beyoncé

LA FWAY - A Bad Lip Reading of Beyoncé

Adapted from Beyoncé’s performance of the US national anthem at the Presidential inauguration.
Insane!
Very funny.

» 6,000 Light Bulbs React To Your Movements

6,000 Light Bulbs React To Your Movements

“Step inside Muti Randolph’s interactive light installation Deep Screen at The Creators Project New York Event.”
Beautiful!

» Star Wars Trailer by JJ Abrams

Star Wars Trailer by JJ Abrams

“Fan made trailer for Star Wars in the style of JJ Abrams.”
It begins…
Sent in by Jennidub.

» DEATH VALLEY DREAMLAPSE

DEATH VALLEY DREAMLAPSE

I know: more timelapse video! But this has the recent Geminid Meteor Shower in it!

Bonus Video:

» Creep

Creep

I think it’s funny. 🙂 It’s making the rounds.

Have a great weekend everybody.

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