Watch a Damascus Sword Get Made in 8K

This, ladies and gentlemen, is what we like to refer to as Process Porn. Phil Holland, a noted filmmaker and photographer, teamed up with legendary smith Tony Swatton to shoot a video of a custom Damascus Steel sword getting made… in 8K resolution. Yes, there’s no way you can truly appreciate the quality of the film on current technology. Yes, there’s no way any of us will ever be able to (or have a need to) wield a sword of this caliber. But hot damn the process of how it gets made is gorgeous.

Read more about the project on PHFX here. [via Gizmodo]