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Kalle Mattson, "Water Falls"

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Melt your brain on a hypnotic tour of San Francisco

Start your week off on a mind-bending note with this mesmerizing video shot in San Francisco by videographer Kevin Parry, set to the sounds of the new single from Canadian musician Kalle Mattson. The clip captures the sights of Fog City in spinning, warped images that give the impression of bungee jumping in horizontal.   Talking to The Atlantic, Parry explains how he pulled it off: "The......read more

SHFT Sampler 8-26-10

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Weekly links: SF's list of green vendors, organic Ugandan cotton, and capturing electricity from the air.

Municipal departments at the City of San Francisco are required to buy products that meet strict environmental standards. Now they're sharing what they know about green vendors. The SF Approved List is like a cheat sheet for buying green. (via NYT Green Blog) When Ali Hewson and her husband Bono launched Edun in 2005, they were among the first to combine fashion with ethics. The......read more

SFO Terminal Lands LEED Gold Certification

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New terminal pushes sustainable airport architecture into the 21st century

With a flight from New York to LA consuming about 5,000 gallons of jet fuel, it's safe to say there's not much sustainable about the act of flying. The new Terminal 2 at San Francisco International Airport attempts to offset this carbon-intensive eco-unfriendliness with some next-generation green design. The remodeled terminal, designed by architects from Gensler, opened in April of this year at......read more

Anthony Howe's Otherworldly Kinetic Sculptures

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A studio visit reveals more about Howe's hypnotic, wind-powered works

The Creators Project recently paid a visit to Anthony Howe's Washington state studio to learn more about how he makes his awe-inspiring kinetic sculptures. In the video, Howe, who started his art career as a painter, explains his decision to pursue a new medium: "I just was bored with everything being static in my visual world. I wanted to see stuff flow." And flow his stuff does, often in a way......read more

Pacific Light

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Hypnotic motion graphics sequence by Ruslan Khasanov

With Pacific Light, Russian graphic designer-slash-typographer Rus Khasanov ventures into the world of motion, and the results are intense. Using a high-quality macro lens and some colorful ink, Khasanov created a psychedlic realm with millions of rainbow-colored blobs exploding and coagulating across the screen. The dark soundtrack, produced by someone called Boris Blank, adds drama to the......read more

Tycho "Ascension"

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Hypnotic video stars a gorgeous woman wandering though a neon-lit desert

Tycho, the one-man music project of San Francisco artist and producer Scott Hansen, recently dropped this sun-drenched video for "Ascension," off of his 2011 LP, Dive. Director Charles Bergquist captures a lone woman sauntering through a desert landscape, while neon colors marble across the screen.  Nothing too mindblowing going on with this clip, but the light and colors merge......read more

Oscillate by Daniel Sierra

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Get hypnotized by this spellbinding sine wave animation

Daniel Sierra brings sine waves to life with "Oscillate," a hypnotic animation created as his thesis project for his MFA at the School of Visual Arts in New York. The animation experiment is an attempt, he says, “to visualize waveform patterns that evolve from the fundamental sine wave to more complex patterns, creating a mesmerizing audio-visual experience in which sight and sound work in......read more

The Sea and Cake, "On and On"

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Get hypnotized to this simple, elegant sand animation by Naomi Nagata

Remember in the late nineties when the music press labeled the Sea and Cake and their genre-twisting, jazz-influenced brethren as "post-rock"? Worst name ever. Anyway, the rhythmic Chicago act dropped their tenth LP, Runner, a couple months ago, and now we have a lovely animated clip for album highlight "On and On." Like the song itself, Naomi Nagata's elegant stop motion video is a......read more

Hypnotizing Skateboarding Tricks in Super Slo-Mo

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Witness some time-stretched skating sorcery in this video from Adam Shomsky

As any non-skater attempting to ollie can attest, skateboarding is hard. There's nothing remotely natural about operating a mobile plank with your feet. This two-minute video from Adam Shomsky shows just how truly insane skateboarding really is. Shot with a Redlake N3 high-speed camera at 1,000 frames per second, Shomsky captures skaters throwing down rare flat ground tricks in suuuuuuper......read more

The Mountain

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Hypnotic timelapse shot from Spain's highest peak.

If the name Terje Sorgjerd sounds familiar, it may because you remember his eyeball-melting photos of the Eyjafjallajokull volcano that erupted in Iceland in 2010, or because you've seen his beautiful time-lapse video of the northern lights in Russia. In much the same vein comes "The Mountain," a spectacular time-lapse of the Milky Way shot from El Teide, Spain's highest peak. From his......read more

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