When seen from space, the Earth looks majestic. Any astronaut will confirm this. We make use of this fascinating sight and use it in our intro for Araquelle. However, we go one step further with our motion design. Our crash zoom starts with a view from outer space and ends in beautiful Provence in France.
There is one more space shuttle liftoff scheduled for this summer before the shuttle is retired by NASA. This marks the end of an era, which began 50 years ago with Yuri Gagarin. On account of this event, X:enius, the science magazine on ARTE, dedicated an episode entirely to the subject of astronautics.
Design & Data helped the production company AVE to recover old video treasures from the ESA video archive.