I have never personally been to Burning man. From what I hear it is one of the best experiences that a person can have, and it is rated high on my "things to do before I die" list.
Until that happens, I can only watch the occasional video showing how awesome it is. This time lapse by Jason Phipps shows the just how great and enormous the Playa is, starting with the week before the festival starts and ending with the night of the burn.
The picture sequence was taken from Old Razorback, aka Trego Peak about 5500 feet above sea level and over 4 linear miles from the center of Black Rock City. Click to continue ›