|Aerial view of the crowd at this year's Burning Man|
For the uninitiated, it's a week long festival deep in the Nevada desert that attracts about 50,000 people for art, exhibitions, avant garde events and just a generally alternative-type good time.
Burning Man culminates when a huge wooden statue is set ablaze, hence the name Burning Man.
Some day, I want to go to this.
After this year's Burning Man, someone posted a time lapse video of the entire Burning Man event, taken from a distant mountain. It really shows how a remote desert is converted into an odd city. It also is a very beautiful video.
Here's the time lapse from Burning Man: