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Saturday, 8 November 2014

Watch a glorious timelapse supercut of Earth from the ISS

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Using high-definition NASA footage, a filmmaker has compiled a film made from timelapsed snippets of Earth as seen from the ISS.


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As the ISS hurtles in orbit around the Earth, an eternal freefall at 17,100 mph, its cameras, and the astronauts on board, are capturing images and footage of our planet below -- much of which is from NASA, and therefore public domain.

It is this NASA footage -- taken from ISS expeditions 28, 29, 30, 31 and 34, shot from 2011 to 2014 -- that has become the subject of a new project by France-based filmmaker Guillaume Juin. Taking a series of stunning shots, he has created a supercut of time lapses, edited together into a short film he has called Astronaut.

http://vimeo.com/111049676



Source: C|net