The Snapchat lens Welcome to NYC was made by Pinot, who is an artist from Indonesia who specializes in elaborate stop-motion, hand-drawn animation. He won a Shorty Award 2014 for best Vineographer. His talent definitely shows in the Welcome to NYC Snapchat lens filter. Using this lens applies a two dimensional, black and white drawing of New York City. The picture is incredibly detailed and includes everything from the Empire State Building and the George Washington Bridge right down to a bus, a food truck, and a 5th Avenue sign. Pinot also drew tiny people for his creation, like two tourists wearing sunglasses and a woman walking a dog.
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- Open Snapchat on your phone. Using your snapchat camera view the snapcode image above and hold your finger on the screen to activate the snapchat lense on your device.
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