Katsushige Nakahashi, the keystone artist of this
has created a series of Zero Projects. The artist presents
full-scale replicas of the Japanese WWII era fighter plane, the Zero.
He constructs his Zeros by painstakingly photographing every
millimeter of a toy-model. One square centimeter is photographed
24 times. In total one of Nakahashi's Zeros might contain as
as 25,000 individual photographs. When the photographs are developed
can be pieced together, like a puzzle, to form a ‘photographic
Nakahashi will construct a specific Zero flown by Nishikaichi, who partook in the assault on Pearl Harbor. The pilot crash landed on Niihau which set in motion other historical events.
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