One of the places that on my perpetual London hitlist but that I never seem to make it to is the Saatchi Gallery. The haven’t typically done a lot with photography in the past but seemed to roll out the red carpet for arts of the camera this year for Out of Focus. They even teamed up with Google for a photography prize and finalists have their own exhibition space as well.
In looking at the list of who’s included in the show (warning, the quanitity is overwhelming), this piece by Chris Levine caught my eye. What can I say? I’m drawn to monarchs…But anyway, in reading about the piece further, that’s when things really get interesting. First of all, this is a 3-D holographic portrait – but wait until you see what it takes to make something like this: