Gowanus Your Face Off
Gowanus, Brooklyn
The crack between two hipster neighborhoods, home to the now superfunded Canal, the flash point for the new 'Buy Local' and textile revolutions, & filled with brilliant bohemians. . . this is Gowanus & it’ll awesome your face off.

Gowanus Spaceman

Here in Gowanus, Ted Southern, an artist & designer, and Nikolay Moiseev, a Russian mechanical engineer, play with odd looking plastic suits. The funking plastic duds aren’t for scuba-ing in the Gowanus Canal, but for playing in the great beyond…space.

Image Provided by Full Plate Farm Collective

This Food’s For You – Community Supported Agriculture from Upstate

Food you can really sink your teeth into… fresh & organic… Full Plate Farm Collective CSA


Push & Pull of changing culture – Gentrification’s Casualties

Brooklyn Ink covers the take over of some parts of Brooklyn by gentrification.


Glory of Brooklyn Bridge in 1 Minute

Silver Halide takes 2000 still images and animates them into beautiful sequences, which highlight the greatest bridge ever, the Brooklyn Bridge:


Video: The Street Vendors of New York

It cost lots to just sell food on the streets of the Big Apple


Gowanus Artist paints “City Views”

With paint Carroll Gardens resident Derek Buckner captures a birds eye view of Gowanus.


‘i am Queer in Brooklyn’ Episode 2

interview with singer / song writer Adrienne Mack-Davis


Movie: Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM)… 150 years

Inside the 150 years of the Brooklyn Academy of Musc aka BAM!


Brooklyn Grange Apiary Project

This spring Brooklyn Grange is launching New York City’s largest commercial apiary, which will include at least 25 bee hives and produce over 1,000 pounds of honey.


Interview with David Trimble of Red Hook Criterium Race

Interview with David Trimble of Red Hook Criterium Race


New York Public Library Milstein Suspense Trailer

Man books can be so sexy! Especially when some takes a trip to the New York Public Libraries Irma and Paul Milstein research area and turns it into a cool suspense trailer.



portrait of Olli Colmignoli, a fourth generation salumi maker.


A Freaking Gorgeous Day in Coney Island

Nothing else like the way a Coney Island looks looks on a Saturday afternoon.


explaining what a hipster is

it’s the popular kids… you know the ones with skinny jeans, ray bans… hipsters


Susan Watts talks 9/11 photos

Susan Watts is an award-winning photojournalist. She took some of the most well known September 11th photos. In this video she discusses things that she saw on 9/11 and some the photos she took that day.

Abandoned Places

Techno type video showing all the trash and nature that overtakes an abandoned place.



Kinfolk creates a nice video showing a nice relaxing and very beautiful large dinner at the Green Building.


Take Your Best Shot

Katie captured people by letting people capture themselves.


Made in Brooklyn Presents: The Violin Maker

In Made in Brooklyn’s first episode they explore the world of violin maker Sam Zygmuntowicz.


Time Lapse: Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Toll Booths

Just a little Time-Lapse of the Verrazono Bridge with history facts included.



docu-web-series about the lives, passion and flair of queers living in Brooklyn, NY


Brooklyn Brewery Tour

Brewmaster Garrett Oliver gives a tour of Brooklyn Brewery!


New York Times – goes all archivey

The New York Times finally is sharing all the images from its monstrous archives.


Holy Shark Tank Batman!

Has anyone seen the new design stuff for the New York Aquarium? It’s mind blowing. On the Aquariums website you can see a video title an Ocean Wonders: Sharks!, which show a completely redesigned…


neil stoff’s Brooklyn Time-Lapse

This video we discovered on Vimeo is apparently a test of Neil Stoff’s gopro, but it looks way cooler than a simple test; it’s freakin’ beautiful!


3D Printed Shelter for Hermit Crabs

This is so cool! Brooklyn based Marketbot and TeamTeamUSA combine forces to make new shells for Hermit Crabs in a project called “Project Shellter”.


Williamsburgh Savings Bank Tower

Peg Breen, president of the New York Landmarks Conservancy, shows off the inside architecture of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank Tower in Brooklyn.


Nature is Sexy: (Timelapse) Yosemite HD

Yosemite HD from Project Yosemite on Vimeo. This video is a collaboration between Sheldon Neill and Colin Delehanty. All timelapses were shot on the Canon 5D Mark II with a variety of Canon…

Gowanus Canal repair damages poultry shop

Dec. 23 the building that held part Yeung Sun Live Poultry shop for more than 20 years collapsed do to repair work on the Gowanus Canal. A tunnel meant to help the famed…


Having a bad day? Need a hug… solution

Man life can be tough sometimes. Going to work, going to social engagements, bills, rent, life…ahhh! Anyway, sometimes you just need a hug, but maybe you don’t really want to hug your co-workers…


Improv Everywhere: Mall Santa Musical

Backstory: http://improveverywhere.com/2011/11/29/mall-santa-musical/ Get our DVD & T-Shirt: http://improveverywhere.com/merch/ Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/improv.everywhere A musical breaks out at a shopping mall in New Jersey. A man is suddenly compelled to express his desire to sit on…


2008 Doc on Bob Diamon’s Atlantic Ave. Tunnel Tour.

Documentary of Atlantic AVenue Tunnel Tour from Brian Kassel on Vimeo. filmed by John Leita of Long Island Oddities.   Bonus Your Face Off The History Channel does a flashy excursion into the…


Occupy Pong

A video game analogy for 1% vs. 99%. MK12 ZeroFilm NYC Open from MK12 on Vimeo.


Save the Interwebs

If you haven’t heard about any internet censorship bills heading into U.S. Congress it’s ok, because the media isn’t really covering it anyway. What you should know is that  the bills themselves are…


Time-Lapse View from Space

Space nerd view of the planet that Gowanus exist on. via


Video: the raid zuccotti park

Casey Neistat captures the emotion and chaos of the NYPDs raid on Zuccotti Park and adds Frank Sinatra’s version of “Theme from New York, New York.” via


Achilles International’s Freedom Team of Wounded Warriors

Julie Percha, of Columbia Television News, reports on the Achilles International’s Freedom Team of Wounded Warriors who rocked the New York Marathon on Nov. 6th, 2011. A Different Battle from Julie Percha on…


Save the Food Trucks

In February a court ruling made it illegal to sell food from a food truck in meter parking spots throughout the city.  This has greatly effected those in the Food Truck industry. They…


Looking for a Food Star

Did you give up a 9 to 5 job to pursue a dream in culinary world? Do you want to be famous? Well, Food Network is looking for you! They are currently developing…


Soap Making Class at By Brooklyn

How often have you grabbed you’re Dove soap and thought: “mmmh, I could make this”, then realize you’re talking to yourself in the shower. Never? Really!? We don’t believe you! So maybe it’s…

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