Hiding in New York No. 9 – Gun Rack by Liu Bolin

Hidden Objects 18 September 2014 2 Comments

Hiding in New York No. 9 - Gun Rack by Liu Bolin

We featured several of Liu Bolin’s camouflaged body photographs on An Optical Illusion a couple of years ago.  If you are new to the site or happened to have missed those, then feel free to check them out here.  The photograph below features Liu Bolin doing what he does best – hiding in plain sight […]

Transparency by Laura Williams

Miscellaneous 3 March 2014 0 Comments

Transparency by Laura Williams

18-year-old photograph Laura Williams used a mirror that she found as a prop to make it appear that the upper portion of her body had completely disappeared.  It almost looks as if the portion inside the mirror was edited using Photoshop, but I do not believe that to be the case. Speaking about her photography, […]

Liu Bolin – The Invisible Man

Hidden Objects 28 November 2012 0 Comments

Liu Bolin - Invisible Man Image #1

Liu Bolin is a master of camouflage.  So much so, he is often called “The Invisible Man”.  Liu was born in China’s Shandong province and earned bachelor and masters degrees from Shandong College of Arts and Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing, respectively.  He is currently represented by Eli Klein Fine Art Gallery.  The […]

The Invisible Mercedes

Video 8 April 2012 0 Comments

The Invisible Mercedes

As part of a publicity stunt to promote its new vehicle that runs on fuel cell technology, Mercedes decided to make the whole car invisible.  Watch how they did it in the video below.