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Adam Savage Unboxes a 2004 Hellboy Movie Press Kit!

Adam Savage unboxes and checks out for the first time this artifact from the release of the 2004 Hellboy movie.

iPhone vs DSLR Figure Photography with Hot Toys Hulkbuster!

Norm compares the RAW photo quality of a full-frame DSLR with that of the iPhone with Apple's ProRAW file format, featuring and reviewing the gargantuan Hot Toys Hulkbuster sixth-scale figure.

Adam Savage's One Day Builds: Studio Ghibli Diorama!

Adam's latest build taps into his love for Studio Ghibli films, a bit of modelmaking, and in-camera practical effects as he constructs a stunning display inspired by one of his favorite Miyazaki films. It's a slow burn of a build as Adam gradually reveals his sketched out plans; the result is a mesmerizing combination of light and movement that is beautiful to behold!

Weta Workshop's 3D-Printed Giant Eyeballs!

When Adam visited Weta Workshop early last year, he stopped by their 3D printing lab to check out their research and experiments in 3D printing full-color eyeballs for exhibition figures and effects work. Weta Workshop's Richard Taylor and 3D artist Tor Robinson show Adam examples of anatomically accurate printed eyeballs that push the limits of high tech fabrication!

Adam Savage's Alien: Covenant Spacesuit Helmet!

Adam shares one of the most impressive film props in his collection: a helmet from the Ridley Scott film Alien: Covenant! Made by the incredible effects suit fabricators at FBFX, this piece is has an astounding amount of detail that makes it look and feel like a real manufactured space helmet from the Alien universe.