Remember those glycerine/water/food color things people used to make, slow-motion oceans? I knew people who had them in lucite rectangular boxes, on little tilting platforms. I'm pretty sure there was a commercial mini-boom in these things during the early-mid 70s at places like Spencer's Gifts etc.
Everything moved slowly within, like the name suggested.
Dominos usually fall pretty steadily & quickly once a domino pattern has been set in motion with the first little tipping.
But apparently there's a way to slow-motion-ocean the domino pattern.
I think this guy must have serious paint-by-numbers skills, the kind that let him follow domino pattern directions/blueprints accurately. I'd bet that on those old blacken-the-oval exam answer sheets, his were always perfectly oval, perfectly filled in to consistent shade.
A kind of military respect for the chain of command helps one make such patterns picture-perfect, I suppose.
--Paul Behrer, thinking this sort of thing is irrelevant to those who need everything brand new -- right now, and 5 seconds from now, too.