Madeline Raynor
Madeline Raynor

Madeline Raynor is a Slate freelance video blogger.

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Feb. 24 2017 8:01 AMAn Urban Animal Rescuer Goes to WorkHow to tame swans, foxes, and other wayward creatures.
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Feb. 14 2017 7:04 AMHow Editing Works for AnimationIn live action, you shoot first and edit later. In animation, you edit first and shoot later.
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Feb. 8 2017 6:34 AMHow a Blind Chef CooksMemorize layout of kitchen. Amazon Echo for timers.
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Feb. 6 2017 11:55 AMWhy Do Female Action Heroes Always Do This?Black Widow, Mystique, and the “between-my-legs takedown.”
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Jan. 31 2017 7:52 AMThe Rhino GuardiansA short film on the Black Mambas, an all-female team that protects South Africa's rhinos.
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Jan. 24 2017 7:48 AMThe Satisfying Spectacle of a Tree-Wrapping MachineBehold the Tree Tyer.
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Jan. 2 2017 7:51 AMMaking Louis C.K.’s Fried ChickenRecreating the recipe from Louie.
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Dec. 26 2016 7:43 AMHow to Paint Like a 17th Century MasterStart with natural light.
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Dec. 17 2016 7:43 AMAn Abused, Dishwashing Robot Dreams of an EscapeLike Westworld, only much more adorable.
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Dec. 13 2016 1:11 PMNatalie Portman Stars in Padmé, the Star Wars Spinoff We Really NeedThe Oscar goes to this trailer.
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Dec. 3 2016 7:29 AMTextbook  A true story told through old messages on a Nokia phone.  
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Nov. 30 2016 7:06 AMHow Saul Bass Changed Film Title SequencesHis colorful, modernist designs revolutionized how movies began.
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Nov. 22 2016 12:20 PMAnother Kind of Magic LampA charming, levitating light from Japan.
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Oct. 28 2016 10:31 AMBlack SwellA dark short film with a most unexpected ending.
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Oct. 18 2016 2:34 PMHow David Bowie Helped Create an Art HoaxThe mystery of Nat Tate.
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Feb. 20 2017 1:29 PMCityscapes Created Inside Toilet Paper RollsAnastassia Elias’ tiny urban vistas have a hidden message.
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Feb. 13 2017 12:05 PMA Very Free BirthdayWhat happens when you take up chain restaurants on all of their free birthday goods.
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Feb. 7 2017 8:26 AMMuxes, Mexico’s Ancient Third Gender“They say it’s like being transgender, but with peculiar characteristics ... ”
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Feb. 3 2017 5:55 AMThe Wet DesertWhen southwest England was a temperate rainforest.
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Jan. 27 2017 5:57 AMA Cooking Show With No TalkingThe only sound is food getting chopped and cooked. As it should be.
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Jan. 3 2017 10:56 AMLooking Through Wes Anderson’s WindowsBeautiful, perfectly framed windows.
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Dec. 30 2016 7:11 AMCocaine With a Homemade TouchBarry, a short film about the world’s most amiable DIY drug dealer.
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Dec. 21 2016 7:29 AMThe Golden Toilet at the GuggenheimIt’s fully functional.
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Dec. 16 2016 10:31 AMThe Northern Lights, Brought to Your CityA gorgeous art installation.
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Dec. 7 2016 2:10 PMThe Snow GuardianBilly Barr observed the snow in a Colorado town for 40 years to pass the time. Then researchers stumbled on his data.
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Dec. 1 2016 12:19 PMWelcome to AtlantiumInside a tiny sliver of Australia that claims self-rule.
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Nov. 29 2016 11:54 AMIndoor BirdsThis kinetic sculpture looks like birds in flight.
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Oct. 29 2016 9:01 AMGirl Meets BoyA widow tells her love story.
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Oct. 27 2016 11:22 AMWhat It’s Like to Live in Yosemite National ParkPermanent vacation.
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Oct. 17 2016 1:37 PMHow Medieval Embroidery WorksRecreating a Middle Ages craft.

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