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Stephen Wiltshire draws manhattan skyline from memory

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How freaking amazing is this?! British artist Stephen Wiltshire is at present time attempting to draw the manhattan skyline from memory. He began this monday october 26th and the drawing is expected to be complete by friday. You can follow his progress through live webcam here.

Stephen Wiltshire was diagnosed with autism at the age of three and he has an unusually powerful photographic memory. He can look at the subject of his drawing once and reproduce it accurately with photographic detail, down to the exact number of columns or windows on a building.

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Via designboom

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