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An aerial drone video of San Francisco’s Mission District by Eddie Codel

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A unique view of San Francisco’s Mission District shot by video producer Eddie Codel. Using a GoPro Hero 3 equipped aerial robot (the DJI Phantom quadcopter), Codel shot a “drone’s eye view” video of San Francisco’s Mission District. Amazing!

To see Codel’s aerial drone video of Burning Man 2013, click here.

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An inspiring video on portrait photography by PBS Arts: Off Book

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“The Art of Portrait Photography” by PBS Arts: Off Book“ is a very inspiring video on portrait photography.

From its makers:

“Humans have been creating likenesses of each other for thousands of years, but with the introduction of photography, a new language developed for capturing the human image. Photography . . . → Read More: An inspiring video on portrait photography by PBS Arts: Off Book

“Everybody street” a documentary about street photography in New York City

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I love the quote from this video – “Photography is the only tool that can stop time.”

“Everybody Street” is an inspiring documentary about the lives and work of some of New York City’s most well-known street photographers. This short video does a wonderful job of capturing the grittiness of the city as . . . → Read More: “Everybody street” a documentary about street photography in New York City

“Adrift” a timelapse video of the San Francisco Fog by Simon Christen

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San Franciscans may curse the Fog but it sure makes for some breathtaking photography. Photographer Simon Christen spent over two years capturing these shots which he composed into a brilliant timelapse video (view it at the bottom of this post). Waking up at the crack of dawn (5am), Christen would drive 45 minutes to . . . → Read More: “Adrift” a timelapse video of the San Francisco Fog by Simon Christen

A time-lapse video showing a forest changing over the span of a year by Samuel Orr

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Nature is an amazing artist. To document Nature’s hand, filmmaker Samuel Orr made this time-lapse video showing a forest changing over the course of a year. Orr composed this movie using 40,000 still images taken from the front window of a house over a 15 month period.

For more details on how the filmmaker created this . . . → Read More: A time-lapse video showing a forest changing over the span of a year by Samuel Orr

“A Day in India” a short film by Daniel Klein and Mirra Fine

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(A Day in India from The Perennial Plate on Vimeo)

India has got to be one of the most sensory-overloaded places I have ever visited. In the short film “A Day in India,” Daniel Klein and Mirra Fine compressed their three week stay in India into one very fast-paced day. Given that . . . → Read More: “A Day in India” a short film by Daniel Klein and Mirra Fine

A time-lapse video of the construction of the San Francisco Bay Bridge 2009-2012

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(Bay Bridge Construction Time-Lapse, 2009-2012)

For the past three years I have been crisscrossing the SF Bay Bridge. Whenever I head West towards SF, I peer out of my car hoping for a view of the enormous construction effort underway to build the new eastern span. A glimpse here. A fraction-of-a-second look there. Nothing . . . → Read More: A time-lapse video of the construction of the San Francisco Bay Bridge 2009-2012

“Moonwalk” an amazing video of Dean Potter walking a highline across Cathedral Peak in Yosemite

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(Moonwalk from Bryan Smith on Vimeo)

American free climber Dean Potter walks a highline across two peaks at Yosemite while the sun is setting and the moon is rising. Unbelievable.

Adventure filmmaker Bryan Smith shot this from over 1 mile away. The highline was placed at Cathedral Peak, which is part of the Cathedral . . . → Read More: “Moonwalk” an amazing video of Dean Potter walking a highline across Cathedral Peak in Yosemite

“Tokyo Living” a time-lapse video by Masaya Sugimura

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Tokyo Living from MasayaSugimura on Vimeo.

Tokyo. A mixture of the young/old, modern/traditional, East/West. And it all flows together seamlessly in this time-lapse video by Masaya Sugimura. Enjoy!

“2012. 366 days. 366 seconds.” a video made from one second of every day in 2012

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2012. 366 days. 366 seconds. from Jonathan Britnell on Vimeo.

Jonathan Britnell filmed one second of every day in 2012 to create this video. Lovely!