No, you won’t need a hammer to do the things I write about in this article. You will need a camera and a special lens.
this actually IS the Roman Colosseum
“To create this effect, Barbieri uses a tilt-frame camera to shift the plane of focus so that it is out of alignment with the film. Normally, this allows wide-angle aerial views to be captured in proper perspective. But used incorrectly, an optical illusion occurs.”