Video

How To Make a Blockbuster Trailer – [VIDEO]

Super video from auralnauts on what it takes to create a Blockbuster Trailer.

Infographic Visualizations

Locked Up in America – [INFOGRAPHIC]

There are over 2.3 million Americans behind bars. The Prison Policy Initiative’s pie chart below illustrates the distribution of this vast population across federal and state prisons.

The American criminal justice system holds more than 2.3 million people in 1,719 state prisons, 102 federal prisons, 901 juvenile correctional facilities, 3,163 local jails, and 76 Indian Country jails as well as in military prisons, immigration detention facilities, civil commitment centers, and prisons in the U.S. territories.

Mashup Music Video

40 Years of Hip-Hop – [VIDEO]

THE HOOD INTERNET presents a 4 minute collage of over 150 songs from more than 100 artists representing 40 years of hip hop. It features such luminaries as 2 Pac, 50 Cent, ADr. Dre, Drake, Eazy-E, Eminem, EGrandmaster Flash & The Furious Five, GZA, House of Pain, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Nelly, Nicki Minaj, Notorious BIG, NWA, Public Enemy, Snoop Dogg and many others.

Journalism Time-lapse Visualisations Video

New York Times front pages since 1852 – [VIDEO]

Josh Begley’s compilation of every New York Times front page since 1852.

Time-lapse Time-lapse Visualisations Video

24 Hours of the New York City Subway – [VISUALIZATION]

Will Geary’s beautiful visualization of a day’s worth of travel on New York City’s subway routes.

(h/t boingboing)

Art Time-lapse Travel Video

US Cities Light Up – [VIDEO]

Filmmaker Aaron Keigher beautifully captures the transition from dusk to night light of US cities Boston, Chicago, Las Vegas and all throughout California.

Art Mashup Music Video

DJ Earworm’s 2016 ‘United State of Pop’ – [VIDEO]

DJ Earworms’s 2016 mashup of the 25 most popular songs in the US has just dropped.

It includes mashups of songs including:
Bruno Mars – 24K Magic
Calvin Harris and Rihanna – This Is What You Came For
D.R.A.M. and Lil Yachty – Broccoli
Desiigner – Panda
DJ Snake and Justin Bieber – Let Me Love You
DNCE – Cake By The Ocean
Drake featuring Wizkid and Kyla – One Dance
Fifth Harmony and Ty Dolla $ign – Work From Home
Flo Rida – My House
Justin Bieber – Love Yourself
Justin Timberlake – Can’t Stop The Feeling!
Lukas Graham – 7 Years
Major Lazer featuring Justin Bieber and MØ – Cold Water
Mike Posner – I Took A Pill In Ibiza
Rae Sremmurd – Black Beatles
Rihanna – Needed Me
Rihanna and Drake – Work
Sia – Cheap Thrills
The Chainsmokers and Daya – Don’t Let Me Down
The Chainsmokers and Halsey – Closer
The Weeknd and Daft Punk – Starboy
Twenty One Pilots – Stressed Out
Twenty One Pilots – Heathens
Twenty One Pilots – Ride
Zayn – Pillowtalk

Infographic

Common Misperceptions – [INFOGRAPHIC]

Information is Beautiful provides a concise collection of the 52 Most Common Myths Debunked.

Tilt-Shift Time-lapse Travel Video

Awesome Albania – [Tilt-Shift Video]

A fantastic journey through the wonders and magnificence of Alanaia. This 4k tilt-shift video travels UNESCO World Heritage sites like Berat, Gjirokastra and Butrin. It shows the beautiful beaches of Ksamil, Himara along with the serenity of the capital Tirana.

Art Travel Video

Amazing Hong Kong – [VIDEO]

Brandon Li’s stunningly beautiful short video on the daily life and culture in Hong Kong.

(h/t boingboing)