This is a little web series about a drug dealer in New York and the various people he encounters in his day to day. I feel like I know some of these people. first video VIA]
This is a lovely video that takes footage captured in Central Park from August 2011 to January 2012 and using time lapse techniques, shows the transition into fall through winter. This is really pretty.
This is clip combines video and still photography to show what it was like when lower Manhattan was out of power due to Hurricane Sandy and how it completely changed the perspective of the city dweller.
This is a timelapse showing what New York city would look like totally empty. Superimpose some hurricane winds and rain and basically this is what happened. [VIA]
This is a lovely little video that illustrates differences between Paris vs New York by way of graphics comparing different things in each city. Love this! [VIA]
A guy living in New York wanted to be recognized as a celebrity so he decided on a plan to make the people in Times Square believe him to be a celebrity. Amazing what some bodyguards and photographers can do. … Continue reading
Improv Everywhere held a “Synchronized Swimming” stunt in a fountain in New York City back in 2004. They kindly remastered the footage and put it back on YouTube in all its high-def glory. Let’s see how the synchronized swimmers fared.
This is a little video to promote Luna Park and imagines hidden amusement park rides in New York City.
There is a stretch of the N train (between Dekalb and Canal) where the graffiti appears to be animated. Here is a video of what that looks like. [VIA]
Take a tour of New York City in 1938. It is amazing how many things have changed, while some things remain the same. [VIA]