video http://kut.org en Austin Graffiti Artists Go To Work in this Awesome Time-Lapse Video http://kut.org/post/austin-graffiti-artists-go-work-awesome-time-lapse-video <p>Think of the Austin skyline as a canvas. Despite all those cranes and construction, it doesn’t change very much on a day-to-day basis.</p><p><a href="http://highfieldmedia.com/">Andrew </a><a href="http://highfieldmedia.com/">Takano</a>’s very familiar with the skyline’s appearance. He filmed and produced two time-lapse videos documenting the city: <a href="http://kut.org/post/watch-haunting-time-lapse-video-austin-night">a haunting tour</a> of the city at night, and <a href="http://kut.org/post/watch-amazing-six-minute-stop-motion-tour-austin">an amazing journey</a> through downtown, sunrise through sunset.</p><p>In his latest time-lapse video, “Start Fresh: Never Give Up,” he turns to a much more dynamic medium: <a href="http://hopecampaign.org/hopeprojects/hope-outdoor-gallery/">the HOPE Outdoor Gallery</a> at Castle Hill.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 20:54:15 +0000 Wells Dunbar 9333 at http://kut.org Austin Graffiti Artists Go To Work in this Awesome Time-Lapse Video WATCH: An Amazing Six-Minute, Stop-Motion Tour of Austin http://kut.org/post/watch-amazing-six-minute-stop-motion-tour-austin <p>Remember this <a href="http://kutnews.org/post/watch-haunting-time-lapse-video-austin-night">haunting time-lapse video</a> of Austin at night? Well, University of Texas grad student <a href="http://vimeo.com/highfieldmedia">Andrew Takano</a> is back with a sequel of sorts to &ldquo;Sleepwalking Austin.&rdquo;</p><p>His new video? &ldquo;Spectral Austin,&rdquo; which applies Takano&rsquo;s smooth stop motion technique to Austin during day and night.</p><p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 19:18:57 +0000 Wells Dunbar 8839 at http://kut.org WATCH: An Amazing Six-Minute, Stop-Motion Tour of Austin Local Video Stores Hope to Capitalize on Netflix Hike http://kut.org/post/local-video-stores-hope-capitalize-netflix-hike <p>Netflix customers received an email yesterday explaining a new pricing system. Starting Sept. 1 customers will have to opt to receive unlimited DVDs by mail for $7.99 or unlimited streaming for the same price. If you want both you&rsquo;ll now have to pay $15.98, which is a 60% increase from the current cost.</p><p>The announcement has many customers reeling all through the blogosphere. But it&#39;s music to the ears of local video stores, like I Luv Video.</p> Wed, 13 Jul 2011 17:32:17 +0000 Kelsey Sheridan 1942 at http://kut.org Local Video Stores Hope to Capitalize on Netflix Hike Austin's Snow Day 2011 Offers Rare Chance for Sledding http://kut.org/post/austins-snow-day-2011-offers-rare-chance-sledding <p>Hundreds of people flocked to Murchison Middle School this morning for the chance to sled on fresh powder.&nbsp; Cardboard boxes, Tupperware tops and even a Big Wheels tricycle with cardboard duct taped to the wheels passed for sleds.</p><p><iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/19572520?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0" width="450" frameborder="0" height="253"></iframe></p><p>Meantime, in Butler Park near the Palmer Events Center...</p><p><iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/19572789?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0" width="450" frameborder="0" height="253"></iframe></p> Fri, 04 Feb 2011 18:36:15 +0000 Matt Largey 745 at http://kut.org Austin's Snow Day 2011 Offers Rare Chance for Sledding 2011 Session: Opening Day Time Lapse http://kut.org/post/2011-session-opening-day-time-lapse <p><object width="450" height="278"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/XWZih4D3hfA?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;showinfo=0"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always"><embed allowfullscreen="true" allowscriptaccess="always" src="http://www.youtube.com/v/XWZih4D3hfA?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;showinfo=0" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="450" height="278"></object></p> Thu, 13 Jan 2011 23:02:03 +0000 Nathan Bernier 628 at http://kut.org Video: First Snow of the Season in Texas! http://kut.org/post/video-first-snow-season-texas <p>Old Man Winter paid a visit to the Texas panhandle today and dumped heavy, wet snow on the Amarillo area.</p><p>KFDA TV in Amarillo reports <a href="http://www.newschannel10.com/Global/story.asp?S=13492018">downed trees</a> and <a href="http://www.newschannel10.com/Global/story.asp?S=13491985">"widespread" power outages</a>.</p><blockquote><p>Xcel Energy says around 5,000 customers are without power right now and it's not expected to come back on for at least the next few hours.</p> Fri, 12 Nov 2010 20:14:58 +0000 Nathan Bernier 257 at http://kut.org Video: First Snow of the Season in Texas!