Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The Atlantic.
Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg's work in media spans documentary television, advertising, and print. As a producer in the Viewer Created Content division of Al Gore's Current TV, she acquired and produced short documentaries by independent filmmakers around the world. Post-Current, she worked as a producer and strategist at Urgent Content, developing consumer-created and branded nonfiction campaigns for clients including Cisco, Ford, and GOOD Magazine. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University, where she was co-creator and editor in chief of H BOMB Magazine.
Thousands of Juggalos, fans of hip hop duo Insane Clown Posse, converge each year for a music festival called the Gathering. Viewer discretion advised: The following contains explicit language and some nudity.
NPR's Robert Krulwich and Adam Cole created a witty song about eponyms -- names of people who outlived their original owners as inventions, discoveries, or descriptive terms. Lamborghini, Zeppelin, and the Earl of Sandwich all make appearances.
Ferries, palm trees, swimming pools, and parks all look adorable in this miniaturized adventure around Thailand. Filmmaker Joerg Daiber explains how the tilt-shift effect works in an interview with The Atlantic.