For the first time in almost 40 years, the United States will experience a total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017. Unfortunately for some, the celestial sight will only be visible from 14 states — Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming, Montana, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina — leaving the rest of the country to witness a mere partial eclipse. If you're not lucky enough to already be a resident of one of these states, Alex Gorosh urges you to get out and go see this eclipse.
Movie trailers have gotten to the place where they nearly make seeing the movie irrelevant — or maybe most movies don't have much to them these days. Formulaic and often overly dramatic, blockbuster movie trailers suffer from a bad case of sameness. On the other hand, it makes it easy for all you wannabe trailer editors out there to make your own. Auralnauts gives a comedic breakdown of big movie trailers and their color-by-numbers creation.
It's summertime in Orlando and 6-year-old Moonee is homeless, bouncing around motels while the adults around her struggle to stay afloat. But Moonee and her groups of friends make the most of it, filling the summer and the people around them with a sense of wonder and adventure. Starring Willem Dafoe, Brooklynn Price, and Bria Vinaite, The Florida Project releases October 6, 2017.
Fresh vegetables, fruits, meats, fish or any other perishable foodstuff is just a trip to your local grocer away. Keeping food fresh enough to eat used to be a challenge, and a myriad number of ways to preserve foods have been developed over the entire course of human history. Now, fresh foods are a matter of logistics. How to Make Everything looks at what it takes to bring fresh food to your plate year-round, in or out of season.
Hollywood stunt doubles are no secret. Aside from a rare few, actors have been pawning off their dangerous action stunts for years. With advancements in CGI, digital doubles allow close-range action shots are more real than ever. While working on Logan, visual effects studio Image Engine reveals how they morphed Hugh Jackman and his stunt double to create the ultimate Wolverine.
400-pound film reels and a projector the size of a small car — getting an IMAX projector loaded and ready to play a movie is no joke. High Orbit Media takes you to the projector booth to see what it takes to play an IMAX movie — seven times a day.