It’s called Haohan Qiao, Brave Men’s Bridge in English. The 300-meter-long (984 feet) structure is now officially the longest glass suspension bridge in the world. The glass walkway suspended a stomach-flipping 180 meters (590 feet) above ground, hanging between two cliffs at Hunan’s Shiniuzhai National Geological Park in south china. The bridge was originally made of wood, but engineers began… Continue reading World’s Longest Glass Suspension Bridge
Yestervid posted a video of the very early film footage of London, including a modern shots of the same location today. Also features maps carefully researched to show where the camera was. Arranged by location, 46 shots of classic footage with a twist and an inspiring soundtrack.
Ammar Al-Saleh created an amazing time-lapse of the beautiful city of Dublin. The incredible four and a half minutes video of the Irish capital was shot over a period of 4 months. The result is an extraordinary journey through the city most fascinating historical sites.
Opened on the 30th June 1894, Tower Bridge in London is a combination of a Bascule and Suspension Bridge. It’s recently undergone a makeover with the addition of glass floor sections in the East and West walkways. Photographer Chad Gordon Higgins of Chadchud Timelapse has created a short, morphing time-lapse video that documents daily life on… Continue reading Tower Bridge: The Dubstep Movement
A romanian architecture collective studio visualSKIN created a 3D projection of a 17-century ship beamed onto intersecting perpendicular screens of water. The ghost ship has been spotted flouting on one of the city’s famous canals, located off the island of Oosterdok in front of the Amsterdam Center for Architecture and the National Maritime Museum. The spooky… Continue reading Ghost Ship: 3D Projection With Water in Amsterdam
From nearly 42 metres (138ft) above the Thames, visitors can watch the buzz of activity below as buses and pedestrians cross the historic Tower Bridge, boats sail under it and bascules are raised beneath their feet. While testing visitors’ nerves the floor offers a never-before-seen view of London life and is the most significant change to… Continue reading London’s Tower Bridge Unveils Its New Glass Floor
Eiffel Tower celebrates its 125th birthday with new see-through glass floor as part of a 38 million dollar face-lift. The glass floor will allow visitors to feel as if they are walking on air nearly 200 feet above ground. The glass floor was unveiled along with the new solar panels to provide half of the… Continue reading The Eiffel Tower Gets A New Glass Floor
Festival of Lights celebrates its seventh year in Berlin. Each year in October the German capital becomes the public attraction for millions of visitors. Designers from allover the world have put the spotlight on the city’s numerous landmarks and monuments, with spectacle of lights and color. The festival starts from 12th to 23th of October and… Continue reading Berlin Festival of Lights 2011