Jupiter in a Jar in HDS1 Ep64 |Create a realistic looking Jupiter with a jar, milk, dish soap, and food coloring.
Ghostbusters "Surge Protector" TrapS1 Ep63 |Use some prop-building expertise to build this cool modified surge protector.
Giant Bubble Reflections in HDS1 Ep62 |Get mesmerized with giant bubble reflections.
DIY Game of Thrones "Ice Wall"S1 Ep61 |With styrofoam and the right lighting, this massive prop can be recreated anywhere.
Close Encounters of the Drone KindS1 Ep60 |Creating eerie sci-fi lighting with a new DJI Phantom drone.
How to use a Split Focus DiopterS1 Ep58 |A split focus diopter is an unique way to achieve the illusion of deep focus.
How to create Water IllusionsS1 Ep57 |With the right camera and perfect timing, these water illusions appear out of thin air.
How to create Star Wars Lightsaber sound effectsS1 Ep56 |We've done the lightsaber video, now let's tackle the sound.
Ghost Trails with FluoresceinCreate Halloween ghost-like trails with the compound known as fluorescien.
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