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Bathtub IV

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A time lapsed view of the Sydney, Australia coastline, in miniature.

Australian photographer Keith Loutit spent a year shrinking the city of Sydney to diorama size, using a video technique that makes everything look miniature. In "Bathtub IV," Loutit captures the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service in operation. The first responder choppers in flight, the clean beaches juxtaposed against an offshore oil platform, and the attractive little Aussies add up......read more

Tiny Sydney

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Terrific time-lapse from Filippo Rivetti shows a New South Wales summer in miniature

Hidden away deep below the equator, Sydney, Australia is often overlooked as one of the world's great cities. But it really is, and if you've never been there, we strongly recommend adding it to your list. Proof of the city's supreme awesomeness can be found in this stunner of a time-lapse video from Filippo Rivetti -- a Milano transplant who now calls Sydney home. With a commission from Expedia,......read more

The Greenest Building in the World?

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Eco-cafe in Sydney vies for the title.

In a picturesque seaside setting, between the dual architectural icons of Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge, a pop-up restaurant is blazing new trails in green design. It's only been open for a month but Greenhouse by Joost is already being called The Greenest Building in the World. That may be a little lofty, but it's definitely got some solid green credentials. Designed by......read more

Plastiki Completes Pacific Crossing

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60-foot sailboat built from plastic bottles docks in Sydney.

They made it! The Plastiki, a catamaran constructed from 12,500 recycled plastic bottles, slid past Sydney Opera House on Monday, four months after leaving San Francisco on a voyage across the Pacific. The awareness-raising mission was led by SHFT compadre and eco-adventurer David de Rothschild. Powered by solar panels and windmills, the Plastiki is held together by an organic glue made of sugar......read more

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