The War Room
Director Stanley Kubrick talks about his 1964 film Dr. Continue reading “Talk brilliantly to create a consolling illusion”
This snowflake is an optical illusion. Continue reading “How to create the illusion of snow”
|There is no window, and there is no sun|
This art installation by Norwegian Daniel Rybakken was exhibited at Salone Satellite 2010 in Milan. Continue reading “How to create the optical illusion of sunlight”
Yes, that’s definitely one disgusting special effect.
Due to my participation in a production of this play with the puking, I can
verify that even making vomit sounds is unsettling to an audience. Continue reading “How to create fake spewing vomit for the stage”
Faris Zafir Kattan is a fake. He does not exist. Continue reading “How to create a “fake” fake identity”
Real is real.
Alexis Lloyd created a fake ad generator that randomly combines words from advertising and photos from Flickr. Continue reading “Create fake advertising with the touch of a button”
A short film about the deceptive power of words.
Imagine you can fully direct your experience. It’s not true, but imagine you can. Continue reading “Do our words create reality, or do our words describe reality?”
Mae West in the film "Go West, Young Man."
"My advice to those who think they have to take off their clothes to be a star is, once you’re boned, what’s left to create the illusion? Continue reading ““…once you’re boned, what’s left to create the illusion?””