Cosmic Perspective

A visualization of an excerpt from Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson's speech at SXSW 2014.

Independent creation.

Custom digital illustrations for each planet of the solar system.

Used null objects to animate an exaggerated zoom out in each shot.

earth to solar system.gif
ground to earth.gif

The juxtaposition of the earth and the political globe is meant to convey the differences in how we view the world with its political boundaries and how the world actually is.