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This week’s Monday Miracle: Retro Reality

This week’s Monday Miracle is Retro Reality, in which 16-year old Lee Vidal cleverly superimposes game sprites atop real-world locations.

“Retro Tower: Donkey Kong,” my favorite image manipulation from the series, is below:

Retro Tower: Donkey Kong, by Lee Vidal

It’s well worth noting that the stock photographs Vidal employs as backgrounds are absolutely ghastly. Somehow, the blandness of the photos makes them perfect for reappropriation as the game sprites’ playgrounds.

One response to “This week’s Monday Miracle: Retro Reality” »

  1. Big G Sampy says:

    Go Lee!

    Greatest of all your photoshops : )
    Love the smb3 desert one too

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