Video trailer to the album "Seven" by the Greek composer and sound-designer Stavros Gasparatos.
"Seven" is a studio adaptation of Stavros Gasparatos's soundtrack to a dance performance about the seven deadly sins. It is now available on CD and as digital files from Ad Noiseam.
A premiere of "Seven"'s new live performance will be presented on December 22nd, 2013 at the Onassis Cultural Center in Athens, Greece.
Timelapse of the observatories atop Mauna Kea, Hawaii. The summit is at an altitude of nearly 14,000 ft and is the premiere site for astronomy in the Northern Hemisphere. As an astronomy graduate student at the University of Hawaii, I've enjoyed excellent access to the facility. Some of my favorite still images of Mauna Kea can be found at sgphotos.com/photostories/maunakea.
Music: "All is Violent, All is Bright" by God is an Astronaut.
Standard disclaimer: Mauna Kea contains delicate ecosystems and is sacred to the Hawaiian people. If you go there, please be sensitive to the cultural role of the mountain and obey the rules contained at ifa.hawaii.edu/info/vis/visiting-mauna-kea. Permits are required for large groups or commercial filming, and more information can be found at the link. And above all, please be safe—accidents are much more likely when you combine high altitude, sleep deprivation, cold, snow/ice, and darkness!