The image of the future as depicted by Fritz Lang in 1927, spelled out in the letters making up the painting’s title.

The original image was photographed with a Nikon D700 using a 24-70mm aspherical lens, from a poster at the Science Fiction Museum in Seattle. The photo was then processed by Nodebox the convert the colored areas to the letters: “M” “E” “T” “R” “O” “P” “L” “I” and “S”.

The original photo…


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  • trish725
    trish725over 3 years ago

  • Mike Oxley
    Mike Oxleyover 3 years ago

    What an amazing work, Michael. A totally unique composition!

  • Tania1403
    Tania1403over 3 years ago

    Amazing, brilliant work! :-)

  • linaji
    linajiover 2 years ago

    January 2012

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