Timelapse Shows Guy Transforming Into Character From Planet Of The Apes

Video: This timelapse video shows an amazing transformation from man to ape, as a musician is prepared for a concert in costume. The results are fantastic — but it is also impressive that the makeup artist only had limited experience and worked out how to do it “with a lot of Googling”.

What Building Google Cardboard From Scratch Looks Like

So you want Google Cardboard. It’s awesome! Except that you weren’t at I/O and you don’t want to have to wait for a kit from DODOcase. Luckily Google put the plans online so you build one yourself from scratch. Here’s what that process looks like.

From 1914 To 2014, Here's What A 100-Year Difference Looks Like

Some things change, some things stay shockingly the same. It’s funny how a hundred years can be such a long time in some places but be just like yesterday in others. This “time lapse” shows how much (and how little) the world of Antwerp has changed from the beginnings of World War I until now.

This Macabre Claymation Tale Comes With Its Own How-To

Briefly: Mixing a manic first person prelude with a grotesquely deformed claymation style reminiscent of Adam Jones’ work for Tool, animator Sunshaku Hayashi delivers a hypnotizingly frantic story of police brutality, death, and zombied rebirth. And how to make all of it out of little balls of clay.

Watch How A Traffic Accident Is Cleaned Up In This Timelapse

When a semi-trailer truck carrying a rig filled with toilet paper crashes into a bridge, what happens? A giant mess. A giant mess that someone has to clean up. This timelapse shows a city clean up crew picking up all the crap, repackaging it for another truck and getting the streets clean so that no one would know what’s going on.

This Time Lapse Of Fireflies Is Art In Motion

If you’ve been stressing out or if you’re getting swamped at work or if you’re feeling a little overwhelmed, here’s how you fix it: by watching this lovely time lapse of fireflies by Vincent Brady. Just put it on full screen, zone out and watch fireflies (or lightning bugs if that’s what you call them) paint the world with light and create mesmerising art.

Reverse Photoshop Turns Bikini Model Into Something Even Cheesier

Timelapse videos showing the meticulous process of retouching the female body have opened people’s eyes to our culture’s sad manipulation of beauty. But when College Humor has a go, the reality is worse than we think.

A Microscopic Timelapse Of Snowflakes Forming Is Hauntingly Beautiful

Snowflakes never fail to stun when viewed up close, but this microscopic timelapse of the things forming is simply breathtaking.

Zoom Into The Orion Nebula With This New Awesome Timelapse Technique

In an amazing twist on timelapse videos of the night sky, physicist and photographer Isidro Villo outfitted his camera with an automated mega-zoom lens, and captured the journey from the ground to the great Orion Nebula in this video found on DIY Photography and Petapixel.

Everything I Love About San Francisco In One Gorgeous Timelapse

San Francisco is fantastic. I’m admittedly biased because I live here, but behind all the headlines of late — skyrocketing housing prices, burgeoning class war, tech bubble 2.0 — it’s still chock full of weird, wonderful, and just plain beautiful stuff. Marc Donahue from PermaGrin Films turned his sights on the city for “I Left My Heart,” an impressive timelapse that shows SF from all the best angles.