Tag Archives: london

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

london 1927

Here is footage of the streets of London shot in 1927 with a modern soundtrack. So cool. [VIA]

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

olympic vermin

This is a cute little short where the critters of London get ready for #London2012 by carrying an improvised Olympic Torch around London. Such little troopers! [VIA]

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

the secret city of london

This is an informative little video that tells the story of the secret city of London within London, England. [VIA]

Friday, June 8th, 2012

diamond jubilee abridged

If you didn’t have time to catch any of the 4 days of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee coverage, this video condenses the celebration into just over a minute thirty seconds. Heads up- there is some NSFW language. [VIA]

Monday, January 16th, 2012

hackney parkour

Parkour isn’t just a boys sport – here is a London girl living in Hackney and showing off her Parkour skills. You gotta start somewhere. [VIA]

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011

dancing train rider gets an unexpected exit

This guy is having a good ‘ol time riding the Central Line on the London Tube having his own dance party. Some guys are filming his silly dancing when another rider notices the guys filming and decides to make his … Continue reading

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

100 years of east london fashion

This is a fun little stop motion that takes you through 100 years of East London fashion in 100 seconds. From 1911 – 2011. So neat! [VIA]

Saturday, July 16th, 2011

paint it black played on london street pianos

Here are 8 people playing “Paint It Black” on London street pianos all cleverly edited into one composition. Very cool. [VIA]

Friday, February 11th, 2011

rush hour 1970

This is an excerpt from a British Transport Film that shows rush hour at Waterloo Station in London in 1970. [VIA]

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011

a look at some worldwide no pants subway rides 2011

Improv Everywhere started the No Pants Subway Ride in 2002 and since then, word has gotten out and spread worldwide. This year, New York wasn’t the only city taking part in the pants-less action. Here are some looks at how … Continue reading