Stay inside and watch these videos!
Maybe it's cold outside? Maybe you're having a recovery day? Doesn't matter the reason, kick back and relax with a hand-curated selection of some of my new favorite videos.
A ballerina's life is spent on the tips of the toes. In this meditative mini-doco, three dancers take us through their personal pointe-shoe prep routines (featuring knives, matches and shellac) and wax reflective about nurturing their feet. Production by The Apiary
Starring paraplegic model and artist Sophie Morgan, this short film explores the dichotomy of shoes that are impossible to walk in and feet that cannot walk.
Barack Obama was the first president to have hi portrait made by 3D printing, producing an incredibly accurate likeness.
Nature is awesome. (Audio is NSFW, probably.)
This Girl Can celebrates the women who are doing their thing no matter how they do it, how they look or even how sweaty they get. They're here to inspire us to wiggle, jiggle, move and prove that judgement is a barrier that can be overcome.
Grace likes to cycle, she likes to be outside riding through the fresh sometimes ice cold air. She's not racing anyone, she's not worrying about how fast she's going. She's just doing it and that's all that matters.
You've seen Grace set her own pace, now let's see what went on behind the scenes.
My favorite of the bunch: A Prada Film starring Daria Werbowy, based on the 2nd century poem "Thunder, Perfect Mind".
Finally! A 3D printed dress that a actually has flexibility and movement, and is actually quite lovely. So looking forward to the day when 3D printed apparel is widely available.
See the dress in motion. Learn more about the project here.
Ghost Peloton fuses performance cycling with athletic choreography performed by Phoenix Dance Theatre’s dancers. Each rider, bike and performer was illuminated using NVA’s bespoke LED light suit, which can instantaneously change colour, flash-rate and luminosity.
English sports, explained.