There’s a small stretch of soil north of the Rio Grande river that’s still part of the United States, but exists below the Mexican border wall. The Atlantic went inside this no-man’s-land to uncover what life is like in a place that feels like not-quite America, but not-quite Mexico.
A trio of powder professors ascend Alaska’s Chugach, rising above the desolate and rain-soaked primordial soup of lower elevations, and evolving upwards into the purple-hued peaks that tower above the clouds — a world of brilliant color and life. The mountains become the laboratory in which they embark upon extensive study and experimentation, in order to form theories on some of mankind’s oldest questions: how did life begin, and what makes this life worth living?
The Shadow Campaign: Volume III
DPS Skis Cinematic presents three short films coming Fall 2016, in association with Outdoor Research and New Belgium Brewing
Check out the trailer here: vimeo.com/186358134
DPS Cinematic: dpsskis.com/en/cinematic/
Partners: outdoorresearch.com and newbelgium.com
Shot on location at Alyeska Resort and Turnagain Pass (Chugach National Forest), Alaska– January 2016.
Featuring: Zack Giffin, Santiago Guzman, and Piers Solomon
Produced by Dan Benshoff, Erme Catino, and Stephan Drake
Directed and Edited by Ben Sturgulewski // Sturgefilm // sturgefilm.com
Shot by Ben Sturgulewski and Dan Pizza
Narration from Encyclopedia Britannica — ‘Theories on the Origins of Life’
Sound Mix by Leonardo Barragan
Music Management by Bodie Johnson
It has endless edges, tints and singularities. Berlin is a power city. You can feel it there. It’s positive and razor sharp simultaneously. Berlin can be strong and complex for its visitors.
I tried my very best to catch the spirit of it. At least how I felt it running in the cold streets with my camera.
Music by R.Taubert
Street “drums” by BuckIt
Listen in good headphones. It’s a must.
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For older and more soft Berlin watch my prevous Everyday Berlin – visual poem video vimeo.com/148802385
Time lapse sequences of photographs taken by the crew of expeditions
28 & 29 onboard the International Space Station from August to October,
2011, who to my knowledge shot these pictures at an altitude of around 350 km.
All credit goes to them.
Full HD, refurbished, smoothed, retimed, denoised, deflickered, cut, etc.
All in all I tried to keep the looks of the material as original as possible,
avoided adjusting the colors and the like, since in my opinion the original
footage itself already has an almost surreal and aestethical visual nature.
Music: Jan Jelinek | Do Dekor, faitiche back2001
w+p by Jan Jelinek, published by scape Publishing / Universal
janjelinek.com | faitiche.de
Image Courtesy of the Image Science & Analysis Laboratory,
NASA Johnson Space Center, The Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth
Editing: Michael König | koenigm.com
Shooting locations in order of appearance:
1. Aurora Borealis Pass over the United States at Night
2. Aurora Borealis and eastern United States at Night
3. Aurora Australis from Madagascar to southwest of Australia
4. Aurora Australis south of Australia
5. Northwest coast of United States to Central South America at Night
6. Aurora Australis from the Southern to the Northern Pacific Ocean
7. Halfway around the World
8. Night Pass over Central Africa and the Middle East
9. Evening Pass over the Sahara Desert and the Middle East
10. Pass over Canada and Central United States at Night
11. Pass over Southern California to Hudson Bay
12. Islands in the Philippine Sea at Night
13. Pass over Eastern Asia to Philippine Sea and Guam
14. Views of the Mideast at Night
15. Night Pass over Mediterranean Sea
16. Aurora Borealis and the United States at Night
17. Aurora Australis over Indian Ocean
18. Eastern Europe to Southeastern Asia at Night
Sasha is the story of a young Russian woman living in New York City on an expired visa. Throughout her struggle to find a way out of her immigration problem, she meets a man who promises to fix it all. But sometimes people are not who they seem to be.
Copenhagen is a city shaped by good design, from its clever public spaces to its network of cycling lanes and renowned furniture industry. Follow our guide to discover why the Danish capital is considered one of the world’s most liveable cities. Published by Gestalten, The Monocle Travel Guide to Copenhagen is available now at The Monocle Shop: monocle.com/shop/books/travel-guides/the-monocle-travel-guide-copenhagen/
Short stay in Vienna. This is first part. Lazy weekend in Schonbrunn Palace. Wonderful place with a lot of air and light there. It makes you desperately hunt for inspiration and film. The source of inspiration may not be made of matter.
Magic Lantern RAW 14bit video.
Graded in Davinci Resolve. Grain added in post with Filmconvert.
Music by Luke Atenció
Poem by A. S. J Tessimond
PS: listen it in headphones
German airline Lufthansa takes us on a journey to the surreal volcanic landscape of Kagoshima in a new film inspired by “Heimweh”, a melancholic feeling of longing for a place. We follow the Inoue brothers, who grew up in Denmark but feel an innate connection to their parents’ homeland of Japan. Read more on NOWNESS – bit.ly/2deCs8n
Living in San Francisco, Ethan felt the need to get out and confront himself to the mountains. Impressively brave and graceful, he scales the legendary Yosemite cliffs in California with his bare hands. Inherent in his conquest of new routes is a desire to reach a higher physical and spiritual level.
The Czech Republic’s second city was central to European design before falling into a troubled 20th-century sleep. Revival came thanks to research investment but its future may lie in its design heritage.
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