Archinect - News 2015-11-25T18:53:27-05:00 11 years of One World Trade Center construction in one short time-lapse video Alexander Walter 2015-06-05T18:33:00-04:00 >2015-06-08T11:16:13-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="283" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Say what you want about One World Trade Center (and <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">much has already been said</a> here on Archinect), but it sure is a heck of a construction project.</p><p>From the laying of the symbolic cornerstone on July 4, 2004 to the recent opening of <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">One World Observatory</a> on May 29, 2015, it took the tower eleven years to fully push its 104 floors into the world.</p><p>A fascinating new EarthCam time-lapse video now presents the lengthy building process in a handy less-than-two-minute montage.</p><p>Scroll on for some screen shots and the video below.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p> Hidden cameras in Berlin will record century of urban development Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-07-30T19:15:00-04:00 >2014-08-04T21:55:41-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="379" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>As we speak, pinhole cameras are being placed in secret locations all over Berlin. Each will each take a single photograph with a 100-year exposure. Volunteers will place the cameras in neighborhoods throughout the city, keeping the location a closely guarded secret until they grow old or ill, at which time they will pass the information on to someone in the next generation. In 2114, the people they&rsquo;ve told will retrieve the cameras from their hiding spots</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Time-Lapse of San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Construction Alexander Walter 2013-09-04T13:56:00-04:00 >2013-09-04T18:32:54-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="288" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> The much anticipated&mdash;and wildly criticized&mdash;San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge finally opened to the public earlier this week (<a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">previously on Archinect</a>).</p> <p> See 42,000 hours of bridge construction compressed to a compact 4-minute time-lapse video below.</p> Masonic Amphitheatre Construction Time Lapse Archinect 2012-07-10T16:23:00-04:00 >2012-07-20T00:44:10-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="287" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>This video documents the construction of the Masonic Amphitheatre in Clifton Forge, VA. The project was designed and built by 16 students from Virginia Tech's design/buildLAB, helmed by Keith and Marie Zawistowski. The video was put together by photographer Jeff Goldeberg of Esto.</p></em><br /><br /><p> For more about the Masonic Ampitheatre project, visit <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Virginia Tech's design/buildLAB blog</a>.</p>