Shanks FX

We create Hollywood effects with simple household products... and so can you.

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Jupiter in a Jar in HD

04:19

Create a realistic looking Jupiter with a jar, milk, dish soap, and food coloring.


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Ghostbusters "Surge Protector" Trap

09:01

Use some prop-building expertise to build this cool modified surge protector.

Giant Bubble Reflections in HD

04:10

Get mesmerized with giant bubble reflections.

DIY Game of Thrones "Ice Wall"

05:24

With styrofoam and the right lighting, this massive prop can be recreated anywhere.

Close Encounters of the Drone Kind

04:44

Creating eerie sci-fi lighting with a new DJI Phantom drone.

Hurricane Balls in HD

04:14

The wonders of angular momentum!

Ghost Trails with Fluorescein

04:32

Create Halloween ghost-like trails with the compound known as fluorescien.