April 17, 2012 18:57
16 years after death, Tupac performed at the festival Coachella — in the form of a hologram.
Legendary rapper Tupac Shakur was one of the headliners of the American Festival, performing some songs with Snoop Dogg and Dr.Dre. It is the latter initiated the "resurrection" of Tupac. Fantastic idea to become a reality company AV Concepts, previously worked on Hollywood blockbusters The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Tron: Legacy, and X-Men: First Class.
"Vision has helped revive Tupac Dr.Dre — says Nick Smith, president of AV Concepts. — It was his idea from the start. "
As for the cost, it appears the figure of about $ 400,000 — so much worth the creation of a hologram. Needless reconstruction cost performance, rumored at $ 10 million. So — because of cost — will be some time before this technology becomes pervasive.
Mama Tupac Afeni Shakur, endorsed the idea of Dr.Dre, as soon as she appeared. Performance at Coachella watched the broadcast and was frightened to see "live" his son, who was shot in 1996, the year.