A Hyper Colorful Time-Lapse of Kuala Lumpur in 19,997 Still Photographs

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Photographer Rob Whitworth spent months capturing the city by day and by night, shooting thousands of images to make the video below. Yahoo! Malaysia has the exact numbers: "5 months. 400 hours of solid work. 4 cameras. 40 shoots. 640 gigabytes of file space. 19,997 photographs." Amped up colors and contrast make the video feel a little like an airbrushed postcard, but the city's neon lights really pop. Whitworth wanted to document "super-modern buildings juxtaposed with various cultural enclaves ... with a little of Asia’s chaos thrown in." You might recognize his style from his jaw-dropping time-lapse video of traffic in Ho Chi Minh City

For more videos by Rob Whitworth, visit http://www.robwhitworth.co.uk/.

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Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.
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