Projected Lights Turn An Ordinary Forest Into Avatar's Pandora

The organisms in this forest aren't bioluminescent, but they look that way thanks to the lights projected onto plants, fungi, and animals. It evokes the glowing world of James Cameron's Avatar for a fraction of the budget. » 12/30/14 3:40pm 12/30/14 3:40pm

This astounding video just took projection-mapping to the next level

This is what you get when you combine robotics, the projection-mapping of 3D computer graphics, and an actor all working together in perfect synchronization. It's a five-minute short film called "The Box" — and it's nothing short of revolutionary. » 9/25/13 6:20am 9/25/13 6:20am

Hooray, an optical illusion of a building filled with giant spiders

For hilarious and sadistic kicks, German designer Friedrich van Schoor created this projection mapping installation of an entire building story occupied by two automobile-sized spiders. Oh, to be a fly on the wall confused passerby when these eight-legged monsters began scampering. » 9/27/12 8:00am 9/27/12 8:00am

Watch as lasers transform a centuries-old church into a psychedelic…

The projection mapping artists at the Macula Project have done something incredible with this baroque chapel in the Czech town of Olomouc. By using interactive light technology, they converted the church's interior into a massive musical instrument that can be manipulated by laser-pointer-wielding visitors. » 3/27/12 4:05pm 3/27/12 4:05pm

Watch Manhattan Bridge transform into a dreamscape of light and shadow

You're watching a video of "As Above, So Below," an impressive projection mapping installation featured at this year's DUMBO Arts Festival in Brooklyn. The arresting visual smorgasbord was orchestrated by artists Simon Anaya, Farkas Fulop, Richard Jochum, Johnny Moreno, John Ensor Parker and Ryan Uzilevsky as part… » 12/22/11 4:20pm 12/22/11 4:20pm

Watch the 9-minute Tron Legacy projection mapping show that's running…

At the Queen Elizabeth Hall in London, there's a Tron projection show set to Daft Punk's soundtrack. Watch the building transform into digital cubes and lightcycle alleys thanks to the wonders of photons. [Guided Collective] » 12/04/10 2:55pm 12/04/10 2:55pm