The animated films of Hayao Miyazaki have touched countless viewers in Japan, the United State, and around the world. Form early works like Lupin III: The Castle of Cogliostro and Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, to the Academy Award-winning Spirited Away, to later works like The Wind Rises, Miyazaki is considered the high standard for animated film.
Miyazaki has retired from making feature film, and at least one fan wants to honor his legeacy. Vimeo user Dono has created a touching tribute Miyazaki's work, taking iconic moments from his filmograpghy and inserting them into a loving rendered 3D environment.
See it for yourself below:
The original 2D animation and 3D environments come together far better than you might expect at first, and creates a sense of reverence for Miyazaki's original work.
You can check out some standout shots from the video in the gallery below. They make for some pretty great desktop wallpapers.
Source: The Creators Project