Last year, filmmaker Eran Amir created a video flip book, in which shots of 500 people holding more than 1,500 photos were strung together, creating a moving picture within a motion picture. This week he released a new video in which the world changes from black to white into color, using no color correction—a DIY, analog journey from Kansas to Oz in a single take.
As he sits at a desk, with the help of his own two hands and a couple pairs that sneak in on the sides of the frame, every object in the scene is twisted, flipped, emptied, or unfurled until bright colors fill the room. It ends with him scrubbing the gray make-up off his face, the last object to brighten up.
He's willing to share the secret of how he did it, too.
Who needs Photoshop?
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