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How the Screenshot Wizard blurs the line between video games and reality

American Andy Kall calls himself a "screenshot." He is engaged in professional photography of landscapes and characters in video games. Such an unusual profession brings him considerable income, and many of his works are not easily distinguished from real photographs.

The screenshoter itself says that it is constantly forced to install a lot of additional patches, allowing you to freely move the game camera and make dramatic shots from unusual angles. We publish some of the work of an American, sometimes blurring the line between games and reality.

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

In Tom Clancy's The Division online shooter, a group of bioterrorists spreads a deadly virus in New York, which leads to the isolation of Manhattan and the rampant criminality. Players in the role of agents of the special division of The Division can not only save the people, but also admire the fascinating views of a city that is drowning in the snow and is completely uninhabited.

 

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

If it were not for the lack of people and broken cars, then this frame from The Division could well be taken as a new-fashioned photo with an abundance of Instagram filters.

 

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

In the alternate future of the Fallout series, players travel around America that has survived a nuclear war. Violent marauders and mutants in combination with retro-futuristic decorations and crisp jazz on the soundtrack gave rise to a whole army of fans who consider the Fallout series to be the best creation of igrodels. By the fourth part, she got a nice graphics and sometimes gives breathtaking landscapes.

 

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

The seventh part of Assassin's Creed called Unity takes the players to the revolution-ridden Paris, where they will have to fight with the ubiquitous templar conspirators. And in parallel - enjoy the European views and the decoration of the palaces of the local nobility.

 

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

The fifth part of The Elder Scrolls players remember the epic and scale of the story. And also released in 2011, Skyrim was unusually beautiful and even today is able to surprise with very photo-realistic landscapes.

 

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

Sometimes the nature in Skyrim is drawn so qualitatively that the footage from the game was confused with real photos of Scandinavia. True, in this case, the author of the screenshot left a hint - a knight on horseback.

 

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

The game based on the movie "Mad Max: Road of Rage" did not win success with fans of the franchise and went almost unnoticed.But there are wonderful postapocalyptic landscapes in it, against which the “warriors of the road” are waging an irreconcilable struggle for such valuable gasoline.

 

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

The characters of "Mad Max" are accustomed to the madness reigning in the vast expanses of land and wild gangs. But the fact that the desert in the game can be so fascinating, has become a discovery for many players.

 

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

The history of the struggle of the victor in all the vices of the earthly world with unexpectedly appeared hordes of demons in the Lords of the Fallen did not leave indifferent fans of the RPG genre. And in many respects it is the merit of the graphics, sometimes giving away such pictures.

 

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

The fourth part of the Dark Knight’s computer adventures called Batman: Arkham Knight did not become a revelation for fans who scolded the game for an abundance of bugs and flaws. But sometimes Batman gave footage that can easily be confused with Christopher Nolan's trilogy of the same name.

 

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

The attention of many Arkham Knight players was expectedly riveted to the sexy Catwoman. Batman has to save his ally from the clutches of the villain of the Riddler, ridding her of the collar with a bomb.

 

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

In 2015, the developers of the detective thriller quest The Vanishing Of Ethan Carter made a gift to everyone who bought the game, upgrading it to a new version with improved graphics for free.As a result, the landscapes of Wisconsin began to play with new colors and sometimes very similar to real photographs.

 

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

The post-apocalyptic shooter "Metro 2033" based on the novel of the same name by Dmitry Glukhovsky is an example of a high-quality and interesting project from post-Soviet developers. The graphics did not disappoint either - sometimes the footage from the game resembles a photo report from Moscow diggers.

 

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

Rockstar Games really tried to make GTA V one of the most advanced games of our time. A trio of protagonists unlike each other, an abundance of adrenaline missions and, of course, the beauty of San Andreas, borrowed from the real Los Angeles. If there is no money for a ticket to America, just buy GTA V.

 

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

Adventure fighter about avenging for the killing of the family hacker Watch Dogs received mixed reviews of players and critics. However, the game looked quite good on the consoles of the new generation, and in the black and white version its screenshots cannot be distinguished from real photos at all.

 

Screenshot: Andy Cull / Flickr

The restart of the adventures of the tomb raider Lara Croft, which took place in 2013, was liked by the fans, although many noted some monotony of the gameplay.The nature of the mysterious island Yamatay fascinates, especially when you have to overcome a waterfall, clinging to the skeletons of the bombers hanging over the abyss.

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