You see the city in the background?
It wasn’t really there.
The secrets of the digital city are revealed in this video from Industrial Light and Magic about the special effects illusions of the 2012 The Avengers movie:
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Standing on the shores of the unreal
Sam O’Hare made his short film The Sandpit using time-lapse tilt-shift photography to give the illusion that New York City and Brooklyn are very tiny living toys. Continue reading “Turning New York City into a toy”
This cube has a secret.
In New York City, there’s a sculpture known as "The Cube" that’s located at the intersection of Lafayette and 8th Street. Continue reading “The man who lived inside a New York sculpture”
Matteo Bologna of Mucca Design in New York did the branding and design for Pastis restaurant in New York’s Meatpacking District. Continue reading “How to Make a Modern New York Restaurant Look Vintage French”
The NYPD keeps a tattoo database in its techno hub, the Real Time Crime Center. Continue reading “Do the New York police know your tattoo?”