Imagine you are all alone in a desert island and it is pitch dark. What do you think you’ll see? An ode to the dim lights of the night brought to life by amazing trickery of lenses, dollies, leds and a lot of patience. This is nothing short of a sixth sense to appreciate the complex beauty of nature.
“Poets, like the blind, can see in the dark.” - Jorge Luis Borges
Found this homage to my literary superhero Borges and his beloved city. The exaggerated distorted takes throughout the video could perhaps be an attempt to interpret his uncanny vision for the magical in mundane scenes. Love it!
I like to revisit (reblog) cities for the same reason that I like to travel to them again and again. Each one is an opportunity to study the patterns that give them life. And each time a timelapse finishes, or a journey comes to an end, I feel I’ve gained a little insight about how this or any city could be better in the future. Talking about the future of San Francisco, check out this Fantasy Transit Map. Now if only I could find a timelapse of *that* San Francisco…