Amazing. Simply amazing. Shortly after viewing the brief video below we were overcome with the beauty and delicacy embodied by this pop-up children’s book. Motion Silhouette, by Megumi Kajiwara and Tathuhiko Nijima, is made to order by hand (!) and features delicately cut pop-up elements whose shadows interact with the rest of the book, furthering the tale being told. Bonus points to them for using a smartphone to interact with the book in a simple-but-unexpected way.
And here is how it was made: