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Wookiee-Inspired Captures

Mako Miyamoto Photographs Wookiees Living It Up

— July 11, 2013 — Pop Culture
Photographer Mako Miyamoto travelled to a galaxy far, far away in order to pull off these highly creative wookiee captures. From Wookiee Ken fighting Wookie Ryu to Wookiees robbing a bank, these imaginative photographs will truly transport you to an alternate dimension.

Star Wars fans alike will appreciate getting a chance to get a glimpse into the daily life of a wookiee. Who knew that even wookiees were into yoga and roller skating? In all seriousness, what Mako Miyamoto has done is really brilliant. Taking pop culture and infusing it with a cult classic topic such as Star Wars, all the while adding a feel to the images that screams badass, makes for a one-of-a-kind experience. Pay attention marketers: this is the type of fusion idea that sells.
Trend Themes
1. Wookiee Photography - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Develop augmented reality experiences that allow Star Wars fans to interact with wookiees in their own photographs.
2. Pop Culture Crossovers - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Collaborate with different industries to create unique, cross-branded products that merge popular culture icons.
3. Alternative Realities - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Create immersive virtual reality experiences that transport users to alternate dimensions, like the world of wookiees.
Industry Implications
1. Photography - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Incorporate digital effects and CGI to create interactive photoshoots that blend fantasy and reality.
2. Entertainment - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Develop interactive exhibitions or theme parks where visitors can experience different fictional universes, such as Star Wars and wookiee culture.
3. Marketing - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Utilize pop culture references and immersive storytelling techniques to create compelling advertising campaigns that resonate with audiences.
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