Captured Moment:
The Master’s Process

Accursed Share is proud to present Captured Moment: The Master’s Process, the first NFT collection by photographer-to-the-stars Frederic Auerbach. The collection consists of two NFT drops of process and master photos of five A-listers (described below). The stars in this collection: Benedict Cumberbatch, Natalie Portman, Sharon Stone, Mike Tyson, and Zendaya. See the FAQ.

 

The Process Series

  • Six Process pictures of each star, with 30 unique images in total and 5 animations
  • Each Process piece will have a different rarity (150, 100, 50, 25, 10, 7, 5)
  • A total of 1,700 Process Series NFTs will be available for mint
  • Sale ends on Valentine’s day, February 14th, 2022

Each NFT in the Process Series costs 0.05 ETH to mint.

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Process Series NFT Utility

 

Owning an NFT in this series grants you:

 

 

  • Voting rights in HeadlessDAO, an art innovation engine that entitles shareholders to dividends.
  • Access to a private Discord, dedicated to NFT photography and innovation.
  • Access to the Master’s Collection auction.
  • Access to private AMAs.
  • Exclusive raffles and more, including a drawing for a private photoshoot with Frederic in LA.

Rare Animated NFTs In This Series

Through images and interviews, Frederic Auerbach will take us on a guided tour of how to frame and capture the charisma, character and star-power of his subjects. 

Five videos, featuring process and master photos of five A-listers, will articulate Auerbach’s lessons in summoning the ineffable.   

Watch the introduction to his work below.

Auerbach’s Process

Read each post and watch the video to learn about how these beautiful shots were achieved.
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The NFT Drops

 

Captured Moment: The Master’s Process will consist of two NFT drops: one for Process photos, which reveal the delicate behind-the-scenes construction that’s involved in the production of a Master work, and one for 1/1s of the aforesaid Masters. 

The Process Series

  • Six Process pictures of each star, with 30 unique images in total and 5 animations
  • Each Process piece will have a different rarity (150, 100, 50, 25, 10, 7, 5)
  • A total of 1,700 Process Series NFTs will be available for mint

Each NFT in the Process Series costs 0.05 ETH to mint.

Holding a photo from the Process Series will permit you to join Auerbach’s upcoming NFT photography Discord—focused on the hottest conversations in NFT photography and style—and allow collectors to bid in the Masters Series auction. 

The Master Series

Each celebrity will have their own NFT set, including:

  1. A dynamic NFT highlighting different aspects of the Master photo, by displaying various edits of the image at different times of day
  2. The high-res digital photo NFT of the Master (one Master per featured star)
  3. A high-res and autographed print of each Master photo (framing is optional at an additional cost)
  4. A unique video NFT of the behind-the-scenes interview detailing Auerbach’s creative approach, from Process to Master

The minimum bid for each photo in the Master Series will be 3 ETH.

A separate auction will be held for each set. The auctions will be announced after the Process Series completes minting.

One Master buyer will win a private photoshoot with Frederic Auerbach, valued at over $12,000, in Los Angeles.

The Master Series auction date will be announced after the Process Series completes minting. 

Auerbach Gives Back

Auerbach will donate part of his proceeds from this project to Farm2People, an LA-based non-profit working to create equity in the food supply chain by supporting local farmers and food-insecure communities through regeneratively grown produce. Read more here.

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