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From the Ted Talk by Nathan Myhrvold: Cooking as never seen before

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Now you can also see a little bit how we did some of these shots. We would glue a picee of Pyrex or heat-resistant glass in front. We used a red, very high-temperature silicon to do that. The great thing is, when you cut something in half, you have another half. So you photograph that in exactly the same position, and then you can sbttiusute in — and that part does use Photoshop — just the edges. So it's very much like in a Hollywood moive where a guy flies through the air, supported by wries, and then they take the wires away digitally so you're flying through the air.

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Now you can also see a little bit how we did some of these shots. We would glue a _____ of Pyrex or heat-resistant glass in front. We used a red, very high-temperature silicon to do that. The great thing is, when you cut something in half, you have another half. So you photograph that in exactly the same position, and then you can __________ in — and that part does use Photoshop — just the edges. So it's very much like in a Hollywood _____ where a guy flies through the air, supported by _____, and then they take the wires away digitally so you're flying through the air.

Solution

  1. piece
  2. wires
  3. movie
  4. substitute

Original Text

Now you can also see a little bit how we did some of these shots. We would glue a piece of Pyrex or heat-resistant glass in front. We used a red, very high-temperature silicon to do that. The great thing is, when you cut something in half, you have another half. So you photograph that in exactly the same position, and then you can substitute in — and that part does use Photoshop — just the edges. So it's very much like in a Hollywood movie where a guy flies through the air, supported by wires, and then they take the wires away digitally so you're flying through the air.

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