Video of the day: Time-lapse Shanghai city skyline

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Shanghai is China's business behemoth. A neon-splattered, sky scraping metropolis with one of the world's busiest ports and a hustling, bustling. booming population of over 23 million.

Time-lapse film maker Rob Whitworth shows us an eagle-eye view of the vibrant city, from aerial architectural panoramas to close up peaks of local life in the markets and streets.

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