Simply Stunning! These Space Ships and Gorgeous Landscapes are Really Hong Kong Skylines!

by planetMitchLeave a Comment

You've never seen anything like this! The sheer beauty and brilliance of the artist creating this video blew me away.

I've seen some folks execute the ‘mirror' horizon but nothing like this, and it usually is only done in photos so to see this video executed so beautifully put it on my radar to share with y'all.

Have you ever tried something like this?

The Allegory of the Cave

This Inception-Like Timelapse of Hong Kong was Inspired by a 2400 Year Old Story From Ancient Greece

Via DIY Photography:

This three minute video displays one of the best uses of mirroring that I’ve seen in landscape shots. Often this effect is used to (badly) simulate water or reflections, but the results here are simply gorgeous.

If the title didn’t give it away, the video was inspired by Plato’s Allegory of the Cave, which is an interesting discussion on perception and knowledge as a reflection of our reality. That story in itself is fascinating, and I think the timelapse serves it well.

Read full article at DIY Photography “This Inception-Like Timelapse of Hong Kong was Inspired by a 2400 Year Old Story From Ancient Greece”

Note: it is our policy to give credit as well as deserved traffic to our news sources – so we don't repost the entire article – sorry, I know you want the juicy bits, but I feel it is only fair that their site get the traffic and besides, you just might make a new friend and find an advertiser that has something you've never seen before

(cover photo credit: snap from Video)


chief astronomer at planet5D LLC
Mitch "planetMitch" Aunger is the creator and mastermind behind

He's incredibly happy running planet5D and sharing so much joy of photography and filmmaking with his readers.

Leave a Comment