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Seamless One World Portrait by Jock McDonald

Jock McDonald is a San Francisco-based photographer that has travelled the world, photographing people of different ages and cultures. He recently teamed up with animator Paul Blain to transform his black-and-white portraits spanning decades into a single 17-minute long video. The twist is that the transitions between faces are seamless using morphing, resulting in what feels like a single, dynamic portrait of the world.

If you’d like to try and create a similar video with portraits you’ve taken, there are free programs that can help you do so.

(via Lens Culture)


 
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  • http://www.thisisjoe.net YJawhar

    Some music would’ve been nice with the video, nevertheless the video is still breathtakingly amazing.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=585813433 Wade Courtney

    Yes, music. And the transitions between faces takes entirely too long. Especially with no music.

  • http://currentphotography.com/ CurrentCo

    I just sat here and watched the whole thing. I put on some nice calm music, and it was incredible.