The Dream Within Pictures
Follow TheDreamWithinPictures on Twitter

Adobe Pranks Pedestrians at a Bus Stop with Real-Time Photoshopping

Adobe recently came up with a clever and funny way of promoting its Adobe Creative Day event that’ll be held next week. The company visited a bus stop in Sweden and pranked people by Photoshopping them in real time into a digital movie poster advertisement displayed next to the bench. The whole thing was documented with hidden cameras and shared in the video above.

The marketing stunt involved a mobile Photoshop command center — a white van parked nearby — and master Photoshop magician Erik Johansson, whose amazing photo-manipulations we shared last year.

When pedestrians arrived at the bus stop, a photographer would snap a photograph of them secretly through the driver’s side window of the van. The photo is then loaded up into Photoshop and edited by Johansson.

The entire editing process is displayed on a large LCD screen on one side of the bus stop. The pedestrians react with surprise when they notice themselves on the screen, but the humorous editing and resulting photographs quickly put a smile on their faces.

You can follow along with this funny campaign through social media using the hashtag #creativedays.

(via Gizmodo)

[via PetaPixel]

[via PetaPixel]

Visitors: 477

Comments are closed.

comments-bottom

Featured Photos

A Rose… Posted by author icon The Dream Within Jan 16th, 2012 | no responses
Eclipse Posted by author icon The Dream Within Dec 9th, 2011 | no responses
”In a strange land” Exhibi... Posted by author icon Jean-Luc Dushime Sep 24th, 2011 | no responses

Random Photos

Eclipse Posted by author icon The Dream Within Dec 9th, 2011 | no responses
Ink Me… Posted by author icon The Dream Within Dec 25th, 2012 | Comments Off on Ink Me…
Psychedelic Lights #3 Posted by author icon The Dream Within Mar 21st, 2011 | no responses
Psychedelic Lights #2 Posted by author icon The Dream Within Mar 21st, 2011 | no responses
Flare Posted by author icon The Dream Within Mar 24th, 2011 | no responses
Portraits Posted by author icon Jean-Luc Dushime Nov 4th, 2011 | no responses
Romantic Rose #2 Posted by author icon The Dream Within Dec 25th, 2012 | Comments Off on Romantic Rose #2
Dare… Posted by author icon The Dream Within Dec 25th, 2012 | Comments Off on Dare…
Walt Disney Concert Hall #... Posted by author icon The Dream Within Dec 25th, 2012 | Comments Off on Walt Disney Concert Hall #2
Butterfly Posted by author icon The Dream Within Dec 25th, 2012 | Comments Off on Butterfly

Top Rated

Lovers #2 Posted by author icon The Dream Within
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (4 votes, avg: 3.75 out of 5)
Loading...
A Rose… Posted by author icon The Dream Within
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (9 votes, avg: 3.44 out of 5)
Loading...
Portraits Posted by author icon Jean-Luc Dushime
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, avg: 3.00 out of 5)
Loading...