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Speedriding: Skiing with a Parachute on…

The latest extreme sport to take over the world seems to be a logical progression until you see it in action, then the awesome becomes apparent. Speedriding has been evolving for the last decade and like a peanut butter and jelly sandwich it seems to have evolved from two things we love being combined to produce massive amounts of awesome.  Not only does Speedriding double down on awesome but it also lets the intrepid skiers go places that till now have been inaccessible and unrideable on skies alone.

When skiing down near vertical inclines it may seem logical to strap a parachute to your back just in case, but the real moment of genius occurred when someone decided to try it with the parachute open, this is I suspect is the moment of creation for this incredible new sport.

Giving the world a taste of this new extreme sport the soon to be released Speedriding film ‘The Unrideables‘ takes viewers over the edge of the impossible precipice and into world of awesome.

Presented for your viewing pleasure is the latest Redbull film to capture the extreme pastime of incredible people. The juxtaposition of two extreme sports created by one simple what if moment. Sit back, relax and let the adrenaline rush begin.

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Microsoft’s Hyperlapse, the Super Smooth Timelapse…

Microsoft is working to make the world a more exciting place with its Hyperlapse software. Still deep in development the early result seems to prove that Hyperlapse can make any holiday video interesting.

Everyone knows that timelapse is awesome but unfortunately the source video must be extremely stable otherwise the shake is amplified making it unwatchable. Stabilizing in post production has till now enjoyed only limited success but now Microsoft is attempting to do it better.

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Superman Wears a GoPro, The Super Hero POV Video…

Faster than a speeding bullet, more powerful than a locomotive, able to leap tall buildings in a single bound! Look up in the sky, it’s a bird, it’s a plane, nope it’s Superman wearing a GoPro camera.

Join the man of steel as he speeds though the skies righting wrongs and saving the day, all the while providing the most spectacular point of view (POV) footage seen this week. Produced by small independent video production company CorridorDigital the highly amusing video perfectly captures life through the eyes of a super hero.

Presented for your viewing pleasure is the video that gave half of the world vertigo and the other half a rollercoaster thrill ride. Sit back, relax and hit the play button to begin this wild ride.

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