Making a mantis shrimp costume

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Simone Giertz

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Shared August 9, 2019

Mantis shrimp deserve your cosplay efforts too! THANK YOU SO MUCH TO WETA WORKSHOP! I can't believe I got to make this project with you all and how kind and welcoming you were during my stay in New Zealand. ☕️🦐

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What type of short film should I make with the Business Mantis Shrimp, AKA Gary Giertz? Leave your ideas in the comments so that I can harvest them all.

Thanks to the people at Weta Workshop who helped make the Business Mantis Shrimp:

🦐 Richard Taylor & Tania Rodger, Weta Workshop Cofounders
🦐 Christian Pearce, Design
🦐 Bryce Curtis, Costume
🦐 Sanit Klamchanuan, Costume
🦐 Victoria Gridley, Costume
🦐 Kylie Clayton, Production
🦐 Jeff McDonald, Production
🦐 Erik Hay, Production
🦐 Brian Stendebach, Casting
🦐 Jules German, Paint
🦐 Freya Milner, Paint

Also thanks to KQED and Deep Look for lending me the clip of a (real) mantis shrimp punching a snail. Here's their channel: youtube.com/KQEDDeepLook

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