Posts Tagged ‘sky’

Awesome Wave Clouds Rolling over Lincoln, Nebraska (Video)

Awesome Wave Clouds Rolling over Lincoln, Nebraska (Video)

A rare cloud formation called ‘undulatus asperatus‘ was filmed over Lincoln, Nebraska, by storm chaser Alex Schueth, on Monday, July 7. The clouds look like giant waves moving across the sky and are truly fascinating to watch:

An Hour of Birds All At Once (Video)

An Hour of Birds All At Once (Video)

Videographer and After Effects artist Paul Parker filmed all the birds that flew past his window in an hour and then used the sky as a blue screen to composite them into a single timelapse video with Donna Summer’s ‘I Feel Love’ as the musical background.

RC Kites with LED Lights and Fireworks (Video)

RC Kites with LED Lights and Fireworks (Video)

Remote controlled glowing kites loaded with fireworks light up the night sky over the Caspian Sea in Turkmenistan. It’s an older video but I didn’t have a chance to post in 2010 when it got popular and it also didn’t receive the amount of views it deserves. It’s really cool:

Dolphins Swimming in the Sky (Video)

Dolphins Swimming in the Sky (Video)

Well, sort of. The water is so clear and blue that it looks like the dolphins are swimming in the sky, among the clouds. Filmed by Matthew Boettger in the Gulf of Mexico off Tampa, Florida.

Raining Spiders in Brazil (Video)

Raining Spiders in Brazil (Video)

Erick Reis captured this amazing footage of ‘raining spiders’ in the city of Santo Antônio da Platina, Brazil, last Sunday. The 20-year-old designer was at a friend’s engagement party when he noticed thousands of spiders falling from the sky.

Sky Movies 007 Ad: Bond Versus Bond Car Chase (Video)

Sky Movies 007 Ad: Bond Versus Bond Car Chase (Video)

Sky Movies 007 is a new on-demand TV channel dedicated to James Bond. It launches in the UK on the 50th anniversary of the Bond franchise, October 5th. To mark the occasion, Sky created this awesome mash-up of Bond car chases:

Daily Timelapse: Skylights by Knate Myers

Daily Timelapse: Skylights by Knate Myers

Do not miss this one!

Daily Timelapse: HDR Skies Part 2 by Tanguy Louvigny

Daily Timelapse: HDR Skies Part 2 by Tanguy Louvigny

Part 2 of Tanguy Louvigny’s HDR Skies is a must must watch! Even if you’re not a big fan of time lapse videos this one is simply too beautiful to miss.

SkyCam Falls to the Field at Insight Bowl (Video)

SkyCam Falls to the Field at Insight Bowl (Video)

SkyCam, an overhead ESPN camera, fell down onto the field at the Insight Bowl NCAA college football game in Tempe, Arizona, Friday night. The falling camera almost hit Iowa receiver Martin McNutt Jr., who became entangled in the guide wire but wasn’t hurt.

Strange Tsunami Wave Clouds Over Birmingham, Alabama (Video)

Strange Tsunami Wave Clouds Over Birmingham, Alabama (Video)

These strange, tsunami wave shaped clouds were seen across the sky last Friday in Birmingham, Alabama. The unusual phenomenon is an example of Kelvin-Helmholtz waves, when a fast layer moves over a slower layer and drags the top along creating a curled shape.