Man uses Facetracker technology to steal celebrity faces

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How can an anonymous web developer give himself the faces of Paris Hilton, Michael Jackson, and even Chairman Mao over just the course of a few minutes? No, not drugs, silly! Well, maybe with drugs.

But designer Arturo Castro used something called the Facetracker API, which uses face-tracking software to digitally impose the faces of a slough of famous people over his own in real time. Watch the above clip to see Castro try on a couple dozen faces including Brad Pitt, Steve Jobs, and Barack Obama. Prepare to be equal parts disturbed and impressed.