This is amazing.

First, watch this video.

Beautiful light, beautiful focus, beautiful settings, right?  Well, none of it is real.  Those places don’t exist, the lighting is digitally generated, and so are the subjects and backgrounds.  Don’t believe me?

Then watch this:

Just incredible.  A slow, painstaking process combining techniques in 3ds Max, Vray, After Effects, and Premiere.  And we photographers thought we were badass just because we have good Photoshopping skills.  Ha!