I've never heard of it either.
I think its either an additional lens attached onto a camera or a very expensive camera with the lens built in/on.
A quick search shows they cost £400 upwards for the lens alone!
But it looks like bloody good fun.
It's all about perspectives - read here for more information
The blurred parts are called "burn outs" and add to the minature effect
Here are a few more (amature attempts):NOTE: THESE ARE ALL LIFE SIZE OBJECTS!
- The Northwest's Biggest forum of Motoring Enthusiasts.Cruisewirral.com
- The Northwest's Biggest forum of Modified Car Enthusiasts.