Skilled Prop-Maker Creates Fascinating Costumes

Wired has posted a videoĀ about the amazing work of costume and prop-maker Shawn Thorsson. TheĀ talented craftsman shows us how he creates impressive life-size costume suit replicaĀ basedĀ on iconic movies, video games, and comic book characters.

Weatherman’s Amazing Halloween Costume

Jude Redfield, a weatherman for WDRB in Louisville, KY, reported theĀ weather as a skeleton on Halloween day. He was wearing aĀ skeleton design attached to a green outfit standing behindĀ the green-screen technology (Chroma Key).Ā It looked as if his head was floating above a skeleton’s body. Watch the funny weather report in the video below.

ABBA Museum Opens in Stockholm

The first permanent museum dedicated to Swedish pop legends ABBA officially opened in Stockholm. The museum features a host of exhibits, including childhood photos, instruments, gold records, and the glitzy costumes worn by the band in their glory days in 70’s. Bjorn Ulvaeus, former member of Swedish pop group ABBA, arrives for the inauguration of… Continue reading ABBA Museum Opens in Stockholm

New Iron Man 3 Armor At Comic-Con

Marvel puts Tony Stark’s new suit on display at the Comic-Con. The Iron Man 3 movie is in production now in North Carolina, but the guys at Marvel wanted to surprise the crowd at theĀ Comic ConĀ to show offĀ the latest Iron Man armor suit. via: Cinema blend

The Best Iron Man Costumes Ever

He started off with a helmet andĀ end upĀ make the whole suit.Ā Mark Pearson from Bradford, West Yorkshire UKĀ built an amazing life-size replica of theĀ Iron Man outfit using fibre glass andĀ 400 sheets of cardboard that were carved into silicone mold,Ā it took him 14 months building theĀ modelĀ suit. As you can see from the above picture,Ā mark is a 5ft… Continue reading The Best Iron Man Costumes Ever