Film and TV

Fly the Friendly Skies of Downtown

Dallas IMAX Aerial Showcase from Phillip Thomas on Vimeo.

You may not know the name, but you're very familiar with the work of filmmaker Phillip Thomas -- he's the man behind the camera for such things as the Dallas Mavericks' home-opening videos, the IMAX intro at Museum of Nature & Science in Fair Park, countless commercials and, no kiddin', this Queenryche video. Over the weekend, Thomas posted to Vimeo his time-lapse aerials taken of downtown -- both day and during the night -- that have been cut and pasted into a few of his shorts; I've left messages, but this appears to be the first time he's let the whole reel roll. After the jump, a bonus: his State Fair of Texas short.

Super Midway Mankind Parade from Phillip Thomas on Vimeo.

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Robert Wilonsky
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