Pixel Interactive Projection

Story credit: Jason Sondhi via Colossal / Slate

When you first watch Pixel, dancers in front of a green screen with digital effects added in post-editing might come to mind, but all of this was filmed in real-time. Created by French performance artists Adrien Mondot and Claire Bardainne, this hour-long performance utilizes interactive digital projections that have been carefully 3D-mapped, 11 dancers, and claims to be “a work on illusion combining energy and poetry, fiction and technical achievement, hip hop and circus.” These virtual projections double as partners for the performers. Click here to view the first image in today’s viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of someone challenging Gaston to a push-up contest at Disney World and…losing.