Mount Etna Blows Perfect Steam Rings In Rare Phenomenon
Molten lava erupts violently into the air from a crater on the summit of Mount Etna in Sicily, Italy. The volcano has been quiet over the summer, but dramatically sprang into life over the past few weeks. The eruptions also appeared to change the volcano's vent geometry, causing it to produce a series of perfect steam rings - a rare phenomenon. Director / Videographer: Dr. Tom Pfeiffer, Producer: Jack Fletcher, Editor: Josh Douglas.
Mystery Condition Gives Indian Boy Gigantic Hands
Eight-year-old Kaleem suffers from a rare, undiagnosed, disorder that has caused his hands to grow out of proportion. Each hand is over 13 inches in length and weighs in excess of eight kilograms. Producer: Aamir Bashir, Editor: Ian Phillips / Kyle Waters / Sonia Estal.
Wedded To The Job: World's First Professional Bridesmaid For Hire
Pretty Jen Glantz loves weddings so much she’s become a professional bridesmaid. The single 26-year-old says she came up with the idea after performing the duty at her friends’ weddings. She was told she was so good at it that she decided to see if she could make a living out of offering her services as bridesmaid to complete strangers. After placing an advert on classifieds website craigslist, Jen, from New York, says she was inundated with messages from brides-to-be all over the world. Videographer / Director: Ruaridh Connellan, Producer: Hannah Mouland, Editor: Kyle Waters.
Top5Shorts: One-Armed Weightlifter, Fawn Slippy, And The Man With Over 7,000 Baseballs
Alix Fox gives us a quick rundown of our Top 5 Shorts this week! VIDEO LINKS: Man Owns Thousands Of Baseballs Caught At Games http://bit.ly/1uXgUNZ Fawn Slippy: Cute Baby Deer Skids & Slides Through Family Home http://bit.ly/1uXgR4G Transgender Dad: Becoming A Woman Cost Me My Family http://bit.ly/1qcrPiw Thousands Of Wildebeest Fall From Bank Attempting To Cross River http://bit.ly/1qcrOuY One-Armed Weightlifter Continues To Lift After Amputation http://bit.ly/1oAy6Jh
Stunning Timelapse Of Milky Way & Northern Lights In USA Skies
The stunning skies in Midwestern U.S.A. captured by photographer Randy Halverson. The videographer captured rare footage of the Milky Way, the elusive Northern Lights and raging night storms in some of the most isolated regions of the U.S.A. Videographer / Director: Randy Halverson, Producer: Amanda Stringfellow, Editor: Ian Phillips / Jack Stevens.
One-Armed Weightlifter Continues To Lift After Amputation
An inspirational weightlifter is beating all of her records despite losing an arm in a horrific car smash. Krystal Cantu, 25 can lift a 210lb bar clear above her head with only one arm and has increased her ferocity in the gym since the accident last August. Videographer / Director: Spencer Peeples, Producer: Dan Howlett, Editor: Sonia Estal.
Fawn Slippy: Cute Baby Deer Skids & Slides Through Family Home
A lost fawn stumbles into a suburban home after being separated from its mother. Cameron Harrington, 11, captured the moment the baby deer ran frantically through his home in Nova Scotia, Canada. He was filming the deer that was hiding behind a bush outside when it took a detour inside. Footage: Julie Harrington, Producer: Jack McKay, Editor: Sonia Estal.
Transgender Dad: Becoming A Woman Cost Me My Family
Father-of-six Mark Hughes lost everything when he came out as transgender women Abby-Grace. His parents disowned him and his oldest two daughters stopped speaking to him - but Abby says she’s never been happier. Videographer / Director: Jeremy E Noble, Producer: Emma Pearson, Editor: Jack Stevens.
Mickey Rourke Purchases Controversial Vladimir Putin T-Shirt In Moscow
Hollywood actor Mickey Rourke joined shoppers queuing to buy a Vladimir Putin t-shirt, at a department store in Moscow's Red Square. The Wrestler star drew big crowds as he bought, and immediately put on the top, which shows the Russian president in a military hat surrounded by flowers. Footage: ITAR-TASS, Producer: Tom Midlane, Editor: Joshua Douglas.
Man Owns Thousands Of Baseballs Caught At Games
Zack Hample has made it his life’s mission to collect 10,000 baseballs by catching them at Major League games. He has amassed a staggering 7,537 balls which he keeps in his apartment. Zack estimates he has spent tens of thousands of hours honing his technique for being in the right place at the right time. Videographer / Director: Ruaridh Connellan, Producer: Jack McKay, Editor: Kyle Waters.