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Making an Infinity Mirror Book Nook Featuring the Pepper’s Ghost Effect

On the latest NerdForge, Martina makes an infinite library book nook. Besides using the infinity mirror effect to create what looks like a tiny library with many rows of bookshelves, she also employs the Pepper’s Ghost effect.

The Pepper’s Ghost effect was a stage illusion developed for theater in the late 1800s using a mirror and lighting to make it appear as if an apparition had materialized on-stage. Martina uses it (via a cellphone on the side of the nook) to make torches in the library appear to be burning. Cool effect!


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