Whiskey, Toys, And Holograms: Our Best Original Videos Of The Year

It’s been a fun year for Gizmodo’s video operation. We’ve gone inside distilleries and toy factories, and met some really interesting people in the process. The following is a compendium of moving images from 2013 for your listening and viewing pleasure. Grab an armchair, sip some ‘nog, and enjoy.

The Art of the Hologram Is Alive in This Underground Laboratory

How the Perfect Man/Machine Balance Creates Some of the Best Booze in the World

That Time We Turned Coke Into Whiskey

Inside the Printing Studio Where Obsolete Tech Will Never Die

Where the Toys Come From: Inside Hasbro’s Model Workshop

Espresso 101: The Methods and Machines Behind the Perfect Shot

Watch the World Trade Center’s Spire Rise 104 Stories into the Ai

The Wildly Functional Studio of Video Wizard Casey Neistat

View part 2 and part 3

Hip-Hop From the Future: Inside Deltron’s First New Record Since 2000

Coffee Mastery Lives in Counter Culture’s Geared Out Training Center