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Over 700 Balloons In The Air Of New Mexico | Video


You've never seen hot air balloons like this before. Albuquerque, New Mexico held its 42nd annual International Balloon Fiesta. It's a 9-day event where over 700 balloons see liftoff. It's the largest hot air balloon festival in the entire world and it was captured in timelapse. If you look at the designs of each air balloon, they are very original and some are famous characters. The countdown for the next festival has already begun on their website and it's 313 days ...

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Mashup Tokyo by Kutiman from Israel | Video


Kutiman is a Israel born audio visual artist who is well known for his unique works as he mashups youtube videos from around the world with his own shot videos and creates a completely new inspirational piece of artwork. He has been featured on numerous magazines, newspapers, blogs from around the world and he was selected as "Best 50 Inventions in 2009" by TIME magazine. This unique project "Thru City" is created with local musicians where Kutiman visits as he shoots videos ...

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Experience Melbourne From Your Couch


I have never seen such thing like this. This campaign by Melbourne is running over just five days, from October 9-13, for about 8 hours a day (JST 8 - 18). The two navigators (1 female, 1 male) with web cameras will take you on a live tour of Melbourne through your smart phones, tablets, laptops. You might have guessed from the name of the campaign "Remote Control Tourist", it is literally controlled by viewers via SNS (Facebook, twitter, instagram". The ...

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“Beyond Nature” Timelapse of Iceland | Video


In 2007, Iceland was the seventh most productive country in the world per capita, and the fifth most productive by GDP at purchasing power parity. About 85 percent of total primary energy supply in Iceland is derived from domestically produced renewable energy sources. 3/4 of it's domestic energy sources are produced from hydroelectric energy and the rest from geothermally-generated electricity. "Beyond Nature" is a timelapse video picturing the beauty and diverse nature that surrounds Iceland. No wonder they have such beautiful nature and clean air as you ...

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The Completion of Sagrada Familia | Video


The world heritage site Sagrada Familia located in Barcelona, Spain is a Roman Catholic church designed by Catalan architect Antoni Gaudi (1852–1926). Although the construction has started in 1882, it is still ongoing after 130 years. This construction is said to be completed in 2026 and we can observe the progress of it on this aerial video. It looks like as it is already close to completion when you actually see it at the site but there are more parts to ...

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Les Twins x Yak Films in NYC | Video


Here is another dance video directed by Yak Films starring the french twins "Les Twins", one of the hottest dancers in the dance scene. As they have formed a new style of dance, often called new school hip-hop, the brothers are very good at isolation moves and both know how to anticipate and finish each other's moves. You can also check out another video by these two crews here. The twins are very similar looking and the moves are ...

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“Tsukiyoimatsuri” Full Moon Party@Yoron Island


Have you ever heard of Yoron Island, the island located in the southernmost of the Amami Islands in Japan? It is close to Okinawa main island and the island is surrounded by reef. Saori Kanda, a live painting artist from Japan (previous interview here) will be organizing a full moon party at this beautiful island and I feel that this is going to be special one. Everything started from a person who she met in India who strongly recommended to ...

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Next Olympic City “RIO” | Video


On Saturday, the International Olympics Committee announced that it had awarded the 2020 Summer Games to Tokyo which was simply a good news for Japan. But before that, we will have the Summer Olympics in 2016 in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil and lets get a sneak peak into the beautiful city. Rio De Janerio, the second largest city in Brazil has so many things that attracts foreigners such as samba, bossa nova, beautiful beaches, the mountaintop giant statue Cristo Redentor to ...

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30 Nights Of Free Music “iTunes Festival”


The annual music festival since 2007 that lasts for 30 nights is back again this year. Starting from Lady Gaga, iTunes Festival 2013 will be on for a month every single night this September, brought to you from the iconic music venue Roundhouse in London. Each night, an emerging artist is paired up with a veteran headliner and this unique formula has fostered epic, unexpected, and unforgettable performances. This special venue "Roundhouse" was a former steam-engine repair shed. After that it ...

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New Cirque Du Soleil “OVO” in Japan | Video


After the successful North American tour which started from April 2009, it is now for Japanese Cirque fans. The show will be on during Feb 12 (Wed), 2014 through Apr. 13 (Sun), 2014, a total of 83 shows. Ticket pre-sales for Tokyo shows are already available followed by Osaka, Nagoya, Fukuoka, Sendai. "OVO" is a show that is based on the ecosystem of insects, which will be very acrobatic for no doubt but this show is said to be more of ...

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