A way with the fairies
APRIL 20, 2015
While her father immediately suspected a prank, her mother wasn’t so sure and she took the photos to a local spiritualist meet-up. From there the photos, and three others taken subsequently by the girls, eventually hit the press and became a worldwide sensation. Although the photos were quite real, the fairies of course were fake. Of course, this means the experience is no longer augmented reality, but rather an illusion of it. Fauxmented reality, perhaps?