Archive for June 8th, 2009

Crooked Rot

Monday, June 8th, 2009

This is a bizarre but compelling short animated video by worthy of and . From the description :

A return to the stop-motion here with Crooked (Orcus) Rot. This started off as an experiment to see if stop-frame would be any better using an SLR camera. The result would certainly suggest so visually, but it was a hell of a lot harder. This project really began when I discovered a treasure cave of strange items in my own back yard including mannequin heads and rubber hands.

Dinosaurs: Giants Of Patagonia

Monday, June 8th, 2009

Dinosaurs are the best! This documentary features voiceover work by Donald Sutherland and some very cool animation of dinosaurs. Found at Hulu. From the description:

Dinosaurs: Giants of Patagonia will take audiences on an unique journey into the world of the largest known dinosaurs and, in the process, explore some of the great paleontological discoveries of modern time.

Extreme Storm Chasers: Video Shot From INSIDE A Tornado

Monday, June 8th, 2009

These people are crazy. Found from . From the description:

Extreme video from inside the Goshen co, Wyoming tornado on June 5, 2009 from the SRV Dominator. Wind data was collected as the tornado passed overhead. Note the video from the roof bubble cam, which shows our magnet amber light getting ripped from the roof in the tornado.