Would you like a face mask? Yes? Why then, would you like an extremely photo-realistic three-dimensional mask replica of your face? Osamu Kitagawa, who set up Japanese company REAL-f to manufacture these alarmingly life-like masks right down to the pores, capillaries and eyes, spent two years perfecting the technique. Prepare to fork out US$3,200 (300,000 [...]
It’s no secret that Facebook (and the U.S government and whoever else) uses facial recognition technology. In a stand to fight against the Eye of Sauron and raise awareness to the downfall of social media tools, German artist Martin Backes designs these limited edition masks and sells them on his website.