Category Archives: Cool Stuff

8 Hours in Brooklyn

8 Hours in Brooklyn from Next Level Pictures on Vimeo.

All footage was shot within an 8 hour span in Brooklyn, NYC.
Shot on Rule Boston Camera’s Phantom Flex camera.

Director/Cinematographer: Jonathan Bregel
Color Grade: Khalid Mohtaseb
Production NGAFers: Dan Selby, Jesse Korman, Chris Dowsett
Executive Producer: James Douglas
Production Company: Next Level Pictures

Song used: Skream – “Where you should be”

Gulp: World’s Largest Stop Motion Animation

‘Gulp’ is a short film created by Sumo Science at Aardman, depicting a fisherman going about his daily catch. Shot on location at Pendine Beach in South Wales, every frame of this stop-motion animation was shot using a Nokia N8, with its 12 megapixel camera and Carl Zeiss optics. The film has broken a world record for the ‘largest stop-motion animation set’, with the largest scene stretching over 11,000 square feet.

Summadayze Colourfornia

Summadayze Colourfornia from Nick Thompson on Vimeo.

This is a video shows girls throwing colored powder at each other.
Directed By: Nick Thompson
Assistant Director: Josh Thompson

[summadayze.com]

Mustache Pacifier

Mustache Pacifier from etsy seller Zieak & Pepper.
“These mustaches are cut out of foam then glued to the pacifier. They are glued with a non-toxic water based super glue. “

BMW i3 and BMW i8 Concepts





BMW has just unveiled the new BMW i electric cars series vehicles, i3 and i8.”SUV-like BMW i3 with rear-wheel-drive (originally called the MegaCity) carved from aluminum and carbon-fiber reinforced plastics. It has room for eight passengers (four up front and four in the back) and a liquid-cooled lithium-ion battery. It’s capable of 170 horsepower, tops out at 93 MPH and can go from 0-60 in less than eight seconds. “Unlike the standard i3, the BMW i8 will be a plug-in hybrid, the hybrid car with a 1.5-liter three-cylinder engine that powers the rear wheels and a electric motor that powers the front, 0-60 mph is claimed to under five seconds. No word on when they will be production…

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