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How Is Timelapse Made?

The definition of time-lapse photography is pretty simple: You play something back at a higher frame rate to create an effect that looks as though time is passing faster than normal. That is the simple part. Time-lapse gives us a ...
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Daniel and the Amazing Technicolor Igloo: A DIY Guide

Meeting your partner’s parents can be scary. Lots of questions to make sure you’re good enough for their child, little tests to discover your weaknesses, etc. But for New Zealander Daniel Gray, his engineering expertise was put to the test ...
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Dance-o-Mat: A Coin Operated, Instant Dance Party

After Christchurch, New Zealand was hit with last years massive earthquake, many of the local dance studios and performance places shut down. The people over at Gap Filler wanted to help the situation and add a bit of happiness back ...
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Handcrafted Typography of Colorful Stitches

When it comes to modern typography, perfection is almost always the modus operandi. So, what happens when you add handcraft to this near linear equation? The result is not perfect, but instead highly pleasing and even rejuvenating. Graphic Design student ...
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Richard Simmons at 30,000ft

The Kiwis have been getting more and more attention over the years. Lord of the Rings was filmed on their island, the Flight of the Concords enlightened us to the nuances of New Zealand culture, and over the years the ...
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Busy Auckland Transport Visualized on a Monday

As Chris McDowall rode the Auckland Public Transportation system in his home of New Zealand, he often imagined how all the busses, trains and ferries would appear carving their daily path from above. He would try to visualize the varied ...