These Photo Wizards Turned Still Images into Video

It's easy to turn video into stills—but going the other way around? Pretty impressive. A clever photog did just that—using savvy some some computer tricks. The soaring nature fly-bys are damn impressive (and wholly beautiful). And fake.


The still photos—captured on a Canon Rebel 550D—were video-fied using Photoshop CS5 and Apple Motion. It sounds like a tricky process, but the crew at XNcreative—the team that created the pseudo-movie—were nice enough to put instructions online. [Planet5D via PetaPixel]



I'm sorry but this isn't at all impressive from a technical perspective. This effect has been possible on home computers for over 10 years.

Artistically, on the other hand, it's wonderful!