Russian miniature figure enthusiast Artem has come up with a unique form of storytelling that lets him create surreal and playful narratives using miniature versions of heroes (and villains) from classic action movies. In Artem’s miniature world, which he shares with us as VSE OK on Tumblr, each miniaturized larger-than-life movie star gets posed in own personalized and often tongue-in-cheek story.
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Earth is beautiful and full of surprises. So is Matthew Albanese, a New York-based artist, creating stunningly realistic landscapes from everyday objects and photographing them as if they were a part of the earth. Albanese named his project “Strange Worlds” for it really is strange to see coral reefs made from walnuts, or mountains built from cinnamon.
Minimiam (meaning “Mini Yum”) is a creative union of husband and wife who create fascinating worlds of food with their little people doing their little chores here. Akiko Ida is Japanese and Pierre Javelle is French. They met studying photography at the Paris “Arts Decoratifs” art school.
These 20 amazing photos you are about to see are not miniature toys or models. It’s Tilt Shift photography, baby! It can be achieved in two ways: 1) optically or 2) digitally with some photo manipulation. If you are interested in transforming the real world into a miniature in a cheap way, there are lots of simple Photoshop tutorials, however Real Tilt-Shift photography requires, not surprisingly, a Tilt-Shift Lens.