A Whole New Definition for "Dead" Heads

Daley, Dan
June 2012
Projection, Lights & Staging News;Jun2012, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p55
Trade Publication
The article offers the author's insights regarding a new technology used in image projection of deceased persons. According to the author, the new technology makes dead people appear alive through image projection. The author mentions a projection of the late rapper Tupac Shakur featured in the movie "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" which won an Oscar award for its special effects.


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