A hamburger video to get you ready for the weekend.

Neat, Behind The Scenes of Director and Visual Engineer Steve Giralt’s Deconstructed Burger Motion Concept.

Delicious meat topped with cheese, bacon, pickles, tomatoes, onions, lettuce, ketchup, mustard, and a sesame bun … Washed down with a cold beer. Shot on Phantom 4k, with high speed motion control robot. A special thanks to soraphotography.net for the use of the robot and Phantom, along with the help of Tomoya and Kazu.

Directed by Steve Giralt, DP / Phantom Tech Tomoya Hara, and Motion Control tech was Kazu Sunahara. Food Styling by Jen Beauchesne

You can view the original video here vimeo.com/178243000

Enjoy the Fall Festival hosted by Alabama Farmer’s Market

What means the beginning of fall more than a Festival? Maybe a Farmer’s Market? This Saturday, September 24th, Alabama Farmer’s Market will be the place to be.

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BhamNow Featured by TechBirmingham

Bham Now is Profiled by Tech Birmingham


In a recent interview by Tech Birmingham, Bham Now states “Our mission is to make Birmingham a smarter, better city. Our focus includes jobs, revitalization, start-ups, nature, environment and how to have a good time!  Over 60% of our audience are mobile millennials in the ‘ham’.”  -Cindy Martin, Founder and President, Bham Now

Cindy was the founding CEO of AL.com and then served as President of Alabama Media Group before starting up BhamNow. She has a love for Birmingham and is ecstatic about the millennial movement in the Magic City.

With her guidance, BhamNow is attracting millennials wanting up to date information about all of their favorite Birmingham activities on www.bhamnow.com.  Read the full post about Bham Now here here

TechBirmingham allows companies to connect with a variety of technology focused companies in Birmingham.  Find more info about Tech Birmingham here.

Thank you TechBirmingham for all you do for the emerging tech community in the “Ham”.

So… that’s where the “Protect Our Environment” car tag money goes

When you drive around the state of Alabama, one of the most popular “vanity” car tags is this one:


Most people don’t know that the organization in charge of these car tags have been around for more than 20 years, supporting environmental education programs throughout the state.

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Birmingham Girl Scout champions State Parks

Maggie Hoaglund Photo Credit: Kelly D Photography
Maddie Hoaglund
Photo Credit: Kelly D Photography

Birmingham Girl Scout Maddie Hoaglund is going for gold – the Girl Scout Gold Award.   And the winner will not only be her, but also Alabama’s State Parks, our environment and the people of Alabama.


In today’s al.com Hoaglaud penned an opinion piece about the “Love Your State Parks Day” event she has organized at Oak Mountain State Park,  raise awareness about the upcoming vote on the State Parks Constitutional Amendment, and to say “thank you” to all the people that work at the state parks.

Check out Hoaglaud’s op-ed – here

And don’t miss the Love Your State Parks Day at Oak Mountain State Park on Saturday, September 24th.