This short video is centered on the incredible story of Stephen Wiltshire, a British artist who is considered as one of the true savants in the world. Doctors declared him as an autistic when he was still a child.
However, the very same mental condition gave Wiltshire incredible abilities such as drawing intricate, very detailed artworks using only his memory. If Wiltshire sees a particular detail, he has the ability to recreate said scenes right down to minute details.
This film shows how Stephen drew a 16-foot panorama of Roman skyline after he went on a helicopter ride over the city. In the past, he was able to draw New York City, Brisbane, and Tokyo. Viewers will learn more about the astonishing fact that the smallest alteration in a person’s brain can lead to unbelievable abilities.